Lessons From Abroad Texas Conference

2 February, 2019

St. Edward's University, South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX, USA
The Lessons From Abroad Texas Conference is designed to offer study abroad returnees the opportunity to reflect on their international experiences, connect with other study abroad alumni, network with professionals from international organizations, and gain important skills for their future career and academic paths. Join us for workshops, round-table discussions and presentations designed with your international interests, future goals and current global trends in mind.

Lessons From Abroad Texas Conference


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Lessons From Abroad Texas Conference

St. Edward's University, South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX, USA

Speakers


Ben Simington
James McClure
Jessica Thomas
Sydney Jones
Marie Burks
Dr. George McLemore
Chelsea Kindred
Dr. Ryan Buck
Kerri Vance
Virginia Gabby
Dave Kramer
Alex Smith
Adrian D. Ramirez
Lindsay Goff
Candice Digby
Lesley Robinson
Brittany Palmer
GlobalAustin
STRIVE Trips
Academic Programs International (API)
International Studies Abroad
CEA
Peace Corps

Agenda


Stages
John Brooks Williams South (JBWS) Lobby

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Arrival & Check-In

09:30 - 10:00

Exhibitor Fair

14:00 - 15:00
GlobalAustin
STRIVE Trips
Academic Programs International (API)
International Studies Abroad
CEA
Peace Corps
JBWS 161

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Building Your Toolkit for What's Next

11:00 - 11:45
Chelsea Kindred Chelsea Kindred

Building Your Toolkit for What's Next

13:05 - 13:50
Chelsea Kindred Chelsea Kindred

How you can do it? Embracing Your Next International Journey (Panel)

15:00 - 15:45
James McClure
Jessica Thomas
Sydney Jones
Kerri Vance
Dave Kramer
Carter Auditorium

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Welcome & Keynote

10:15 - 11:00
Chelsea Kindred
Dr. Ryan Buck

Closing Remarks; Photo Contest Winner Announcement

15:45 - 16:15
JBWS 163

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Making Connections: Networking and Other Essential Skills

11:00 - 11:45
James McClure James McClure

Abroad: How I Went and What I Learned (TED Talk format)

13:05 - 13:50
James McClure
Marie Burks

How to Get Money from Other People

15:00 - 15:45
Ben Simington Ben Simington
JBWS 165

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Career Pivots: How to Build a Career Off Your Study Abroad Experience

11:00 - 11:45
Lesley Robinson Lesley Robinson

Storytelling for Pros: A Workplace Essential

13:05 - 13:50
Sydney Jones
Dr. George McLemore
Virginia Gabby

How Study Abroad Translates to Design & Communication Careers

15:00 - 15:45
Lindsay Goff
Candice Digby
Brittany Palmer
JBWS 180

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Resume Workshop & Review

11:00 - 11:45
Alex Smith Alex Smith

Resume Workshop & Review

13:05 - 13:50
Adrian D. Ramirez Adrian D. Ramirez

Resume Workshop & Review

14:00 - 15:00
Adrian D. Ramirez Adrian D. Ramirez

Resume Workshop & Review

15:00 - 15:45
Alex Smith
Adrian D. Ramirez
JBWS 267

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Coffee House Music Lunch Room

12:00 - 13:00
JBWS 265

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Pop Music Lunch Room

12:00 - 13:00
JBWS 261

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Around the World Music Themed Room

12:00 - 13:00

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