International Students

The Consulting Series: Second Year Planning Phase

Tiffani Kennedy – April 5th, 2017

Now that you know consulting is the right field for you, it is time to start planning! Familiarize yourself with the case interview/ recruitment processes, network and conduct informational interviews, find a mentor, and take advanced courses in departments that can effectively prepare you for a career in consulting.

  1. Case Interviews and the Recruitment Processes

Global Alumna Profile: Victor Azevedo

Genevieve Agar – March 23rd, 2017

This month we're profiling UVA alumna Victor Azevedo, a graduate of the Architecture school. Victor Azevedo studied at UVA as an international student originally from Manaus, Brazil and was also involved with the French House during his time in Charlottesville.

What did you do after graduation?
l Iived in Delhi for 6 months where I worked in an Architecture Office then I started my masters of Architecture at Columbia University.

Global Alumna Profile: Dena O'Brien

Genevieve Agar – March 15th, 2017

UVA alumni span the globe in a variety of career industries and geographic locations. One such alumna is Dena O'Brien: originally from Pelham, Alabama, Dena graduated with a B.A. in Anthropology. She was also a Track and Cross Country athlete during her time at UVA. Since graduation, Dena has created a life for herself outside of the United States.

What's your experience working abroad?

Global Careers: Multinational Organizations at the Fall Job and Internship Fair

Mengjia Luo – September 27th, 2016

Intersted in working outside of your home country?  One way of understanding the landscape of organizations who have opportunities outside of your home country is to talk to multinational organizations.  Multinational companies are those with offices in more than one country.  Often times these are great organizations to speak with if you are thinking about working for a company that provides opportunities for its employees to rotate abroad.

1st Day

International Student Series and Resources

Hannah Guffey – September 23rd, 2016

Events

Networking & Interviewing in the U.S.

One of the biggest steps to your job search as an international student is clearly understanding the setting in which you are operating, especially when it comes to networking and interviewing. Job searching and interviewing in the United States comes with many opportunities to network and promote yourself, which may be different from customs in your home country. Discuss common cultural differences and develop strategies to help you ace future networking and interviewing opportunities.

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