August 24, 2017 Newsletter


All Majors

We look forward to starting a new school year with you!

International Studies Career Workshop
October 7, 4:00-6:00p.m., Mather House 100
Mark your calendars to attend this workshop, where International Studies alumni speakers will share advice about summer internships, first jobs, and careers.  Co-sponsored by the International Studies Student Group.

Volunteers Needed
September 8, 10:30a.m.-2:00p.m., Study Abroad Fair
If you are able to volunteer at the INTL table at the Study Abroad Fair, please email Anna Conboy with your availability. Potential majors really appreciate speaking to current majors.

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 the week of August 28.

INTL 399 Preparation
Check out the new web pages with guidelines for preparing for INTL 399, the SAGES Capstone.  Learn about resources on campus and seniors’ summer experiences.

Cleveland U.S. Export Assistance Center Internship
Interns will assist international trade specialists and gain experience in market research and matching local companies with international opportunities.

One World Day
August 27, 11:00a.m.-7:00p.m., Cleveland Cultural Gardens
Check out cultural performances, authentic ethnic food, and a parade of flags at this celebration. Admission is free.


Cleveland Greek Festival
August 24-27, Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Cleveland Heights
Experience traditional Greek music, food, and dance at this four-day festival.

August 26, 8:15p.m., Cinematheque
August 27, 8:25p.m., Cinematheque
This documentary follows a group of stray cats living on the streets of Istanbul. Age 25 and under tickets are $7.

Il Boom
August 24, 6:45p.m., Cinematheque
August 27, 4:15p.m., Cinematheque
In this Italian comedy, a contractor struggles to uphold his wife’s high standard of living during the post WWII economic boom. Age 25 and under tickets are $7.


Night Market
August 25, 5:00-11:00p.m., Asiatown
This event channels traditional Asian markets.  Local vendors supply a wide array of food, music, and entertainment.

Latin America

Havana Nights Orchestra Concert
August 27, 2:00p.m., Lakewood Public Library
Listen and dance to traditional Latin and Cuban Music.  Admission is free.

Fando and Lis
August 24, 8:35p.m., Cinematheque
August 25, 9:45p.m., Cinematheque
A young Spanish man and his handicapped girlfriend set out through a desolate wasteland in search of enlightenment. Age 25 and under tickets are $7.

The International Studies Program neither endorses nor sponsors the fellowships, internships, jobs, and other opportunities listed in the newsletter.  Students are encouraged to evaluate them.