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Cranwell International Center Programs

Ongoing

  • Global Connect International Student Support Group in collaboration with Cook Counseling Center - Sept. 2, Sept. 16, Sept. 30, Oct. 14, Oct. 28, Nov. 11, Dec. 9 - 4-5 p.m. - Sign-up (the link is the same for all sessions)

October

  • Program Development Grant Applications Due - Oct. 1
  • OPT Workshop (webinar) - Oct. 7, 5-6 p.m. - Sign-up
  • International Café Hour - Oct. 8, 4-6 p.m. - Vietnamese Student Association
  • Fall Hike (for international students) - Oct. 10, 9-3 p.m. - Sign-up
  • OPT Workshop (webinar) - Oct. 12, 5-6 p.m. - Sign-up
  • Ziplining and Friday Night Jamboree in Floyd, VA (for international students) - Oct. 15, 1- 9 p.m. (Limited spaces available) -  At capacity
  • U.S. Job Search Strategies: International Undergraduate Student Workshop offered by Career and Professional Development- Oct. 15, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Sign-up
  • CPT Workshop (undergraduate) - Oct. 21, 4-5 p.m. - Sign-up
  • U.S. Job Search Strategies: International Graduate Student Workshop offered by Career and Professional Development - Oct. 22, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. - Sign-up
  • Pumpkin Patch Visit (for international students) - Oct. 22, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.- Sign-up
  • Pumpkin Carving - Oct. 22, 3:30-5:30. Harper Hall Lawn, No sign-up, but come early to be sure you get a pumpkin
  • Trick-or-Treat Trivia (Dragon-themed) - Oct. 29, 12-2 p.m., Harper Hall Lawn - Stop by and answer trivia questions for a chance to win Halloween candy

November

  • Charm Bracelet Workshop - Nov. 2, 3-6 p.m., Cochrane Lounge - Drop-in 
  • International Café Hour  - Nov. 5, 4-6 p.m. - Middle Eastern and Northern African Student Association, United Arab Emirate Student Association, Saudi Student Club, Students for Peace and Justice in Palestine
  • Mid-term De-stress Workshop with Cook Counseling Center (for international students) - Nov. 9, 4-5 p.m. 
  • Dance of Nations, sponsored by the Council of International Student Organizations (CISO) - Nov. 19, 7-9 p.m. - Commonwealth Ballroom - Free and Open to the Public 
  • Thanksgiving Lunch (for international students) - Nov. 22, 11-2 p.m.

Previous

OPT Workshop (webinar) - Aug 26., 5-6 p.m. - Sign-up

September

  • World Trivia Game - Sept. 2 - 6:30-8 p.m., New Hall West Basement Training Room - Sign-up 
  • OPT Workshop (webinar) - Sept. 8, 5-6 p.m. - Sign-up
  • Cranwell International Center Open House - Sept. 9, 1-5 p.m., Harper Hall Lawn
  • CPT Workshop (undergraduate) - Sept. 14, 4-5 p.m. - Sign-up
  • Sprintax Introduction to US Taxes for Nonresidents (AA) - (This event is external to Virginia Tech Event) on Sep 15, 2021 12:00 PM EDT at:

    https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8410946610832551181

  • Caving trip to Dixie Caverns (for international students) - Sept. 17, 1-4 p.m. (tentative) - *UPDATE (9/8/2021): The sign-up for this event is now closed, as we have reached capacity. 
  • International Café Hour - Sept. 17, 4-6 p.m. - Egyptian Student Association
  • OPT Workshop (webinar) - Sept. 21, 5-6 p.m. - Sign-up
  • CPT Workshop (undergraduate) - Sept. 22, 4-5 p.m. - Sign-up
  • H1B Workshop - Sept. 23, 5-6:30 p.m. - Sign-up
  • International Student Off-campus Housing Workshop with VT Off-campus Housing - Sept. 24, 2-3 p.m. - Sign-up
  • OPT Workshop (webinar) - Sept. 29, 12- 1 p.m. - Sign-up

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