January 18, 2018 Newsletter

All Majors

Office Hours
Director Kelly McMann’s office hours will be 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and by appointment this semester.

Summer of the Cuyahoga Internship Info Session
January 24, 5:30-6:30p.m., Career Center Library (Sears 229)
Learn about a variety of internships available in Northeast Ohio. Some internships have an international focus. Sign up here.

Winter Welcome [Back] Party
January 18, 4:00-6:00p.m., Tomlinson Hall Lobby
Join the Center for International Affairs for an afternoon of activities, food, and a chance to meet the staff.

Developing Your Professional Brand and Network
February 22, evening, Student Organization Center, TVUC
Save the date for this International Studies workshop.  Develop your professional brand and network, using LinkedIn and other tools, to secure internships, jobs, and a career path from your International Studies major. Details to follow.


Japanese Literary Studies Conference
February 16-17, Oberlin College
This interdisciplinary conference will explore the theme “Violence, Justice, and Honor in Japan’s Literary Cultures.” Registration is required.

Tuvan Throat Singing
January 21, 7:00p.m., Music Box
Russian group Huun-Huur-Tu performs traditional Mongolian throat singing. Tickets are $28 in advance.

Asia-Pacific Studies Graduate Program
Study at Waseda University in Tokyo. A full scholarship covers airfare, tuition, entrance fee, and a stipend. Applications will be accepted January 29-February 7.


Before the Revolution
January 20, 5:00p.m., Cinematheque
A young Italian man struggles with love and following his revolutionary political ambitions. Age 25 and under tickets are $10.

Latin America

Brazilian Dance Performance
January 20, 7:30p.m., Ohio Theatre, Playhouse Square
January 21, 3:00p.m., Ohio Theatre, Playhouse Square
Enjoy this contemporary, energetic performance by Brazilian group Grupo Corpo. Tickets start at $25.

Brimstone and Glory
January 21, 9:30p.m., Cinematheque
This film documents the ten-day National Pyrotechnic Festival in Mexico. Age 25 and under tickets are $7.

The International Studies Program does not endorse or sponsor the fellowships, internships, jobs, and other opportunities listed in the newsletter.  Students are encouraged to evaluate them.