Go Global! Newsletter (9/12/14)

 

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Welcome to the official newsletter of the Center for International Education,
informing you about everything regarding CSU IP,
National Student Exchange, International Opportunities, and
International Education Exchange Council events!

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NSE Study Abroad Deadlines Approaching!

Do you want to study in another country next Spring? The deadlines for the National Student Exchange area approaching quickly! First step is an informational meeting in the Center for International Education and sign- ups are in the office!  Priority is September 15th!  For more information please stop by the  Center for International Education or call us at (707) 664- 2582.

Monday, September 15- Priority NSE Study Abroad Deadline for Spring 2015

Wednesday, October 1- FINAL NSE Study Abroad Deadline for Spring 2015

 

Tie Dye Fun at Coffee and Culture

Thursday’s Coffee and Culture brought back the hippie days! International students got the chance to try out their tie dying skills.

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10614197_692298747522849_2265752669002878770_nJoin us next week for our Coffee and Culture Picnic!

https://www.facebook.com/events/356516431182951/

 Come Visit Us in Our New Location!

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We are now located in International Hall 107. The Center for International Education is on the first floor, inside the doors and to your right! Come in and talk with one of our Student Ambassadors! Contact us at (707) 664-2582.

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What’s Going on at Sonoma State?

 

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LIVE FOOTBALL GAMES AT LOBO’S

Every Sunday

Specials include $2.00 off 16″ pizzas & $1.00 off appetizers (Sunday’s only)

http://www.seawolfliving.com/events-cal/2014/9/4/live-football-games-at-lobos

 

Green Music Center

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The Green Music Center has a  schedule of events this coming year full of great musicians . Events coming up include Ben Harper, Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer, Trace Adkins and many more!
http://gmc.sonoma.edu/events-by-date

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STUDY ABROAD & NATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE

Study Abroad & NSE Information Meetings Have Begun!

Are you interested in studying away from Sonoma State University in the future? Come to an informational meeting to learn everything you need to know! The first step for any program is attending one of our Study Abroad & NSE Information Meetings. We hold information meetings four times each week at various times. You can call the number below or stop by the Center for International Education in International Hall to sign-up. Advanced sign-up is required!

They are offered every week at the following times in International Hall 107:

MONDAYS @ 11-12pm
TUESDAYS @ 3-4pm
WEDNESDAYS @ 3-4pm
THURSDAYS @ 10-11pm

NSE Study Abroad Deadlines Approaching!

Do you want to study in another country next Spring? The deadlines for the National Student Exchange area approaching quickly! First step is an informational meeting in the Center for International Education and sign- ups are in the office!  Priority is September 15th!  For more information please stop by the  Center for International Education or call us at (707) 664- 2582.

Monday, September 15- Priority NSE Study Abroad Deadline for Spring 2015

Wednesday, October 1- FINAL NSE Study Abroad Deadline for Spring 2015

National Student Exchange Deadlines Not Far Off!Capture

Want to study in another state next spring? Deadlines are coming up!  First step is an informational meeting and sign-ups are in the office. For more information stop by the Center for International Education or call us at (707) 664-2582.

Wednesday, October 15th- Priority NSE Domestic Deadline for Spring 2015

Saturday, November 1st- Final NSE Domestic Deadline for Spring 2015

Be sure to like our Facebook page!

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SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIESGilman

Gilman Scholarship

Are you a Pell Grant Recipient?

Spring 2015 & Summer 2015 Early Application Now Open

Apply for a scholar ship that will help finance your study abroad year! Start the application now !

http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program

New $15,000 Scholarship Opportunity for New Zealand!

Want to study in New Zealand  for a semester and also get a free round trip flight? Think New, New Zealand Education, and STA Travel is offering $15,000 scholarship for a student who is interested in traveling to New Zealand. Your full semester and plane ticket will be all covered in the scholarship and a stipend for accommodation will also be provided! For more information, go to the link below!

http://www.gooverseas.com/new-zealand-study-abroad-scholarship-2015

 

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WORK, INTERN, VOLUNTEER ABROAD (WIVA)

WIVA Information Meetings Have Started!!!!!

Are you interested in working, interning, volunteering, or teaching abroad? The Center for International Education has hired someone to help you! Come in and visit the WIVA Programs Assistant to find out how you can get abroad. The opportunities are endless and there for you to take! You can make an appointment in International Call or email her at wiva@sonoma.edu. Read more about WIVA by liking the WIVA Facebook Page and joining the info meeting Facebook Event!

Information meetings will run until December 10th!
Meetings are Mondays 10:00-11:00 AM,
Tuesdays 11:00- 12:00PM,
and Wednesdays 1:00-2:00PM
in the Center for International Education (IH 107).

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INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION EXCHANGE COUNCIL (IEEC)

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Visit us in Center for International Education!

Join the International Education Exchange Council today! For just a $3 lifetime membership fee, you can get connected to the international and education exchange community on campus! Talk to students who studied abroad! Meet international students studying at Sonoma State! Get discounts on the awesome events that IEEC hosts every semester! Join the Facebook event!

https://www.facebook.com/SSUIEEC

Next IEEC Outing of the Semester!

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IEEC goes to the Santa Rosa Jr. College football game against Butte College!

The game is this Saturday, September 13. We are meeting at the flag pole at 3:45 pm. Bring your game face and get ready to cheer!

https://www.facebook.com/events/707619009329264/

Go Global Study and Work Abroad Fair

Now if your chance to travel the world! The Go Global Fair is coming up on October 7 from 10am- 2pm. Many different vendors with all kinds of study, volunteer, internship or work abroad programs will be on campus wanting to talk to students who are interested going abroad. For more information about our vendors and the event, click on the Facebook event below.

https://www.facebook.com/events/718791194860262/

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100 Reasons to Study abroad

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Can’t think of enough reasons to not study abroad!!! Well here are plenty of reasons TO study abroad!!!!!!!!

http://www.thirdyearabroad.com/home/item/1068.html

Just of few of them:

1.  The majority of graduates describe it as the best year of their degree course.

2.If you are studying while you’re abroad you have the opportunity to study new subjects not available to you at your home university

3. You can practice, develop and hone your language skills so that you find your final year a lot more manageable

Click above to see the rest!

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Join us at our weekly Coffee and Culture Meetings! We are having our second meeting this week!  IEEC holds Coffee and Culture every Thursday from 12 – 1 PM. What is coffee and Culture you may ask? Coffee and Culture is a weekly event where we get together and share cultures, life experiences and just a place to hang out. We always meet in International Hall 107. For more information on activities and themes of each meeting, join the Facebook event


When: Thursday, September 4th

Where: International Hall 106
What: Coffee & Culture Meeting1511906_593100084109383_1182499739_n

 

Center for International Education
International Hall 107
(707) 664 – 2582

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