International Student Services (ISS) NEWS

Edmonds Community College

Daylight Saving Time Sunday, March 9th February 27, 2014

Filed under: International Student Services (ISS) — ISS @ 1:46 pm

Daylight Saving Time 2014

begins at 2:00 AM on Sunday, March 9th

Set your clocks FORWARD one hour on Saturday night!
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Student Job Openings in ISS February 18, 2014

Student Job Openings in ISS

Chinese and Vietnamese Speakers Needed

Dear Students:

The International Student Services Office is seeking Chinese and Vietnamese speakers to fill part time office assistance positions in the ISS office.  The see here for position descriptions:

Applications are available in the ISS office. Please read all instructions carefully and submit your application materials to the ISS office before or on the due date Friday, February 21stno later than 5:00 p.m.

We look forward to seeing your applications!

~International Student Services~

 

Seeking International Assistants ~ W.O.W. ~ Spring 2014!

International Assistant Program 

 Welcome Orientation Week

Spring 2014

Share your experience with new international students!

Mandatory Dates

  • March 28th & 31st: IA Training
  • April 1st-4th: Orientation

International Student Services offers this program for students who are interested in volunteering at new international student orientation. As an IA, you will be helping new international students adjust to new environment, and assisting ISS staff for the week long orientation. This is the perfect opportunity for you to gain and improve your communication and leadership skills that will help you thrive in your future endeavors. 

We are in great need of individuals that are able to speak and translate Arabic, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Cantonese, Korean, Japanese, Indonesian, or French. We strongly encourage students who speak other languages as well.

Also, this program is a great addition to job applications and resumes, and all International Assistants will receive a certificate after the completion of the program.

If you are interested, please submit the IA Application form and IA App cover to the ISS office.

For more information, please contact Orientation Programmer, Chloe Cho: (425) 640 – 1399 | chloe.cho@edcc.edu

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Get Inspired! February 14, 2014

Filed under: International Student Services (ISS) — ISS @ 10:30 am

Brown Bag Lecture: “Living on One”: Zach Ingrasci & Chris Temple
Feb. 20| 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

Movie Showing: Feb. 25 at 12:30
Black Box Theatre | FREE


In 2010, four university students lived on one dollar a day in a rural Guatemalan village, to better understand the reality of extreme poverty. Now, they are telling their stories in an effort to inspire everyone to confront global poverty.

Sponsored by: Brown Bag Lecture Series, CSEL, ACCE, Global Volunteer Club

The event is FREE, however a ticket will be required to enter. TICKET DISTRIBUTION WILL BEGIN AT 11:15 am IN FRONT OF THE BLACK BOX THEATRE.

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International Night 2/28 (Fri) – Tickets Available February 13, 2014

Edmonds CC’s 35th annual International Night will be on February 28th, 2014. We really hope to see you there! 

There will be amazing performances representing cultures from around the world. 

Tickets are on sale now at ISS Pilchuck. 

Tickets are $6 until February 13th.

Don’t wait to buy your tickets! Starting February 14th, you will have to purchase your ticket at Edmonds Center for the Arts for $9.00.

 

Here is how to get your tickets on campus:

1.   Pick up the ticket form at ISS, CSEL or Housing. Or print it out: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_K7Sem3l5QZM09WeDdiYXlNRGdPU2ZvR0lTZER0TU1TWnpj/edit?usp=sharing

2.    Fill in the number of tickets that you want and the amount due.

3.    Take it to the Cashier’s Office in Lynnwood Hall. You will be able to pay with cash or debit/credit card. 

4.    Bring your receipt to ISS Pilchuck (campus map) during the times posted and get your tickets! We will be available for ticket sales from 9am-5pm on February 13th.

Save $3.00 by buying your ticket today! See you at ISS Pilchuck!

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