September 1, 2016 Newsletter

All Majors

International Studies Career Workshop
October 15, 4:00-6:00p.m., Mather House 100
Mark your calendars to attend this workshop, where International Studies alumni speakers will share advice about how the major can prepare you for summer internships, first jobs, and careers.  Co-sponsored by the International Studies Student Group.

Volunteers Needed
September 9, 10:30a.m.-2:00p.m., Study Abroad Fair
If you are interested in volunteering at the INTL table at the Study Abroad Fair, please email Jessica Jurcakwith your availability.

A Call for Photos
The International Studies office would like to post a selection of your international travel photos on the webpage.  Please email photos that you are willing to share to Jessica Jurcak.  Please include location information.

Advising Appointments
If you would like to meet with Professor McMann at the beginning of the semester, you can sign up for an appointment here. She will be traveling much of the first and third weeks of the semester, and will not be holding her standard office hours (Tuesdays/Thursdays, 1-2 pm) those weeks.

CCEL Serves Leader
Volunteer with Medwish International to help collect and deliver medical supplies to programs working with developing countries.

Cleveland Clinic Internship
Intern with the International Operations team at the Cleveland Clinic during the Fall and/or Spring semesters. Please contact Khush Baig for more information.

CCWA Internship
The Cleveland Council on World Affairs is accepting applications for Fall and Spring interns for a variety of positions.

The Benefits and Challenges of Study Abroad
September 6, 7:30-9:00p.m., The Happy Dog (West Side Location)
This panel will discuss the benefits and challenges of studying abroad.


Microbe & Gasoline
September 2, 9:30p.m., Cinematheque
September 4, 6:30p.m., Cinematheque
Two French teenagers run away in a handmade motor home.

Dekalog: One & Two
September 3, 5:00p.m., Cinematheque
September 4, 8:35p.m., Cinematheque
Based on the Ten Commandment, the first two installments of this Polish series feature the downfall of one man’s scientific confidence and a pregnant woman’s difficult decision.


Mughals and the Europeans
September 6, 12:00p.m., CMA Exhibition Hall
Join the curator and learn more about the current exhibition: Art and Stories from Mughal India.

Middle East and North Africa

Oriented: Documentary and Discussion
September 6, 6:30-9:00p.m., TVUC Ballroom B
Three gay Palestinian friends face many challenges while living in Tel Aviv. A Skype discussion with one of them will follow the film.

The Idol
September 4, 4:00p.m., Cinematheque
A Palestinian singer from a Gaza refugee camp competes in the Arab Idol singing contest.