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Campus-to-Career: Job Shadowing Day
Don't miss the chance to experience the U.S. working world first-hand. Spend a day networking with a professional in your field of interest and get an insider's perspective on possible career paths. This is your opportunity to get out of the classroom and find out what it's really like to be in the working world.
Date: Friday, March 31
Time: 10:00 am
Place: NYC (meeting instructions will be shared after registration)
For more information and to register for the event, visit One To World's website.
Signatures for Travel
For international students who are planning on traveling, please be advised to come one month before your departure date for a signature on your I-20.
Twilight Cruise Around Manhattan
Enjoy the beautiful Manhattan skyline and join us for a night to remember on One To World's annual Twilight Cruise. This floating party is one of our most popular events! Celebrate the end of the semester by dancing the night away on the ship deck with a live DJ, 600 international students, and One To World staff.
You will not receive paper tickets for this event. Your name will be on a security list and you will check in before boarding the boat on the night of the event. Ticket sales are open and cost $35. For a group of 10, the cost goes down to $30 per person. To register for the event, please visit our website.
Deadline: Friday, April 7
For more information, contact Marisa Silva, Coordinator of Enrichment Programs at (212) 431-1195 ext.32 or email@example.com.
Tax Season for International Students
If you were employed in 2016, you must file income tax forms and pay income tax. The amount of tax you are required to pay will depend on how much you earned last year, and your immigration status. If you didn't work last year and have not receiveded any other income, you must file form 8843 (filing deadline is June 15, 2017).
Some online services that will help you file your tax forms are TurboTax, Sprintax.com and 311 NYC Free Tax Preparation Services.
Deadline: Tuesday, April 18
For more information about tax requirements for international students, contact the International Students Office and visit our website.
Workshop: Employment Options and Building Job Interview Confidence
This is a two-part workshop for F-1 and J-1 students or OPT students on building interview confidence and employment options focusing on the H-1B, professional working visa.
Date: Thursday, April 27
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm and 2:15 - 3:30 pm
Place: Room 805, East Building
For more information, please view our flyer [pdf].
Optional Practical Training Info Hour
As we near the end of the Spring semester, international students who are graduating should apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT). We are holding OPT info sessions every Friday. It is best to apply for OPT three months prior to your last final examination.
Dates and Times:
Friday, April 7
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Friday, April 21
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Friday, April 28
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Place: Room 1109, East Building
For more information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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