One to World Walk: Little Italy Food Tour
Eat your way through the streets of Little Italy! On this guided tour we will learn about the history of this colorful neighborhood and try local delicacies along the way, including: fresh mozzarella, prosciutto, pizza and, of course, cannoli. You will not leave this tour unsatisfied! Tickets are $20.
Registration Deadline: Sunday, May 10
Date of Event: Sunday, May 17
Time: 10:30 am -12:00 pm
Place: Little Italy
Urban Canoe Tour of The Bronx
Discover the history and most famous sites of the Bronx from a viewpoint on the city's most important natural resource. We will begin the tour at Shoelace Park and paddle through the Botanical Garden, ending at the famous Bronx Zoo.
Date: Sunday, May 10
Time: 9:30 am –12:00 pm
Place: The Bronx
Meeting instructions will be emailed closer to the date.
One To World: Council on Foreign Relations with
Dr. Shannon K. O'Neil
Join us at the Council on Foreign Relations' Manhattan headquarters for an exclusive policy briefing with Dr. Shannon K. O'Neil, a Fulbright alumna and CFR Senior Fellow for Latin American Studies. She will be addressing our group on the topics of U.S.-Latin American relations and immigration. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions.
Date: Friday May 15
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Place: Location will be sent via email closer to date of event.
OPT Information For F-1 Students
If Spring 2015 is your last semester and you plan to apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT), you should apply no later than one month before your completion date or final examination date on Friday, May 22.
If you file for OPT later than April 22, it may reduce the amount of time that you are allowed to work in the United States.
For more information, please contact International Students Office at 212.772.4864 or email@example.com.
Do You Have Travel Plans this Semester?
Are you planning to travel outside the United States during the spring 2015 semester? If so, please remember that re-entry to the United States requires a recent (within a year) signature from a Designated School Official for F-1 status holders or an Alternate Responsible Officer for J-1 Exchange Visitor holders.
Come to our office at least 2 weeks before your planned departure date and ask an International Student Advisor to sign your I-20 or DS-2019. If you are on Optional Practical Training (OPT) for F-1 status students or Academic Training (AT) for J-1Exchange Visitors, you will require an updated signature every six months.
In addition, if you have recently applied for post-completion OPT you should ask an International Students Advisor regarding whether you can travel or if you should wait for your EAD card to arrive.
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