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        Accounting, Events, Professional Development

        International Student Job Search Three-Part Virtual Series (9/24, 10/1, and 10/8)

        September 14, 2020

        Blog Details

        Intenational Students & the Job Search

        Get Ahead on Your Job Search

        Auburn is hosting a three-part virtual International Student Job Search series.

        Thursday Sept 24

        3:30–5:00 p.m.

        Navigating Work Authorization

        Topics include:

        • Typical employment paths: Optional Practical Training (F1), Academic Training (J1), Work Visas (H1B)
        • Optional Practical Training for STEM students
        • Employer concerns: cost, timing, obligations and responsibilities
        • How you can understand the immigration process and train employers

        Thursday Oct 1

        3:30–4:30 p.m.

        Job Search Tools & Strategies

        Topics include:

        • Developing a job search strategy
        • Job search tools and resources

        Thursday Oct 8

        3:30–4:30 p.m.

        Communication + Networking

        Topics include:

        • Identifying and reaching out to contacts
        • Elevator pitches
        • Follow up process