It’s the spring semester and aside from very cold, snowy walks across campus, there’s one thing on everyone’s minds -- finding a job! Whether you’re about to graduate and looking to start your career, or searching for a great summer internship, everyone is facing the obstacle of making connections and getting hired. Luckily for us, … Continue reading How to Become a Career Fair Rockstar
Yingmin (Grace) Li is an international student from China in her senior year at Michigan State University studying Supply Chain Management. She has had a number of experiences that have contributed to her professional development during her college career. Between classes, tutoring, and internships, Grace has been busy growing her skills and preparing for her future. Her … Continue reading Yingmin (Grace) Li’s Guide to Success
“Entrepreneurship comes in many different forms. Some entrepreneurs create scalable technology companies others create humble, but essential, small retail businesses to serve their hometowns. The reality is that both types of business need one another to thrive, and although perhaps very different in regards to the type of product or service they provide they both … Continue reading Entrepreneurship Spirit
At the Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) we are often asked for advice on how to get an internship or job in the U.S. Students are very interested in knowing if others have been successful and, if so, how did they do it? Because of this ongoing interest, we will be posting regular Success … Continue reading SUCCESS STORY – Dilshani Sarathchandra
Guest Blogger Fangyun Zhong is the Student Technical Assistant in the Commissioning Services Department at MSU Infrastructure Planning and Facilities. She is a Masters degree student majoring in Environmental Engineering and recipient of an ISEA from the Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS). In her job at MSU, she deals with phase I documentation … Continue reading How the International Student Employment Assistance Award (ISEA) Changed My Life
Carlos Fuentes is the Assistant Director of Internationalizing the Student Experience at Michigan State University. He implements educational support to enhance students’ global competencies and global citizenship. These programs embrace intercultural and cross-cultural understanding and development for MSU students. Carlos is also the advisor to the MSU International Volunteer Action Corps (IVAC). What is IVAC? The … Continue reading What is the International Volunteer Action Corps?
By guest blogger, Career Services Network Events Manager, Maya Craft What is ICT? The MSU Career Services Network International Corporate Tour (ICT) is designed for MSU students interested in networking with employers, exploring various professions, touring company facilities, making friends, and discovering new cities. The ICT is experiential learning (non-academic credit) that brings students and … Continue reading International Corporate Tour