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International STEM Graduate Student

Strategies for Working in the US


Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm


LGRT 1634

Relevant Majors: 

All International STEM Graduate Students


·         Strategies for Working in the US as an International STEM Graduate Student, Wednesday, October 28th - 12:00-1:30pm, 1634 LGRT

Ken Reade, the Director of International Student & Scholar Services, with UMass Amherst’s International Programs Office (IPO) will be discussing the guidelines, limitations and possibilities for working in the US on a F-1 or J-1 visa.  Ken will highlight employment scenarios such as internships, Co-ops, post-graduation employment and how to best utilize CPT and OPT.  This session is specifically for students in the STEM disciplines. Sponsored by IPO, College of Engineering Career Center and the Office of Professional Development. Pre-registration is required.