Events

Networking in a U.S. American Context [Virtual]

Does the idea of networking stress you out? Or worse, do you avoid it because it sounds so unpleasant? In this workshop, we’ll lay out the basics of networking, informational interviewing, and the US American work culture. You’ll learn why a strong basis is crucial for your career first steps and how to go about […]

Navigating MIT: Discover Boston

E19-202 Presented by the ISO. We will be sharing ideas for cheap and free things to do in the Boston/Cambridge area. You are encouraged to take advantage of what the city has to offer, even once it gets cold outside! The Navigating MIT Series includes workshops throughout the semester on topics to support international students […]

Navigating MIT: Stress Management

E19-202 Presented by Dr. Xiaolu Hsi, MIT Student Mental Health & Counseling Services. Tips for handling everyday stress, as well as particularly stressful situations. The Navigating MIT Series includes workshops throughout the semester on topics to support international students with adjustment to MIT and the U.S. Open to all international students: undergrad, grad, and non-degree […]

Cooking with Antoinette: October

Our virtual cooking sessions are resuming! Join ISO staff member Antoinette as she teaches us how to cook some delicious and simple recipes! You don't have to cook all the recipes, only what you are most interested in. Or just observe.Open to international students and entire MIT community SIGN UP for remindersOther sessions will be offered […]

Navigating MIT: American Culture & Friendship

E19-202 Presented by the ISO. We will discuss culture shock and tips for adjustment, as well as explain aspects of U.S. culture that may be confusing or surprising. We'll finish up the workshop by discussing forming friendships with Americans. Bring your questions and observations! Open to all international students: undergrad, grad, and non-degree students Most […]

LCE Events: Eat Meet Speak

Practice with native speakers and fellow language learners! English learners welcome! Refreshments served at each event.

Halloween Grab & Go

The ISO loves Halloween.Stop by E19-202 to pick up some candy and Halloween treats! ~Halloween costumes are encouraged~ and the First 10 to arrive IN COSTUME will win a prize!

Immigration Attorney: Life after Practical Training

Employment Visas & Green CardsWith Goss Associates, Immigration Law Slides will be available later, with possible recordingNo registration needed Want to learn about the array of work visa options in the US available to international students after their F-1 Optional Practical Training or J-1 Academic Training?  Do you want to develop your startup in the […]

LCE Events: Eat Meet Speak

Practice with native speakers and fellow language learners! English learners welcome! Refreshments served at each event. Location: Bush Room, 10-105

Celebrating International Education Week 2022

Celebrate with the MIT Community the 2022 International Education Week, an annual celebration promoted by the U.S. Department of State, to highlight the vibrant and diverse global community at MIT. Events begin on Monday, November 14 and run through Friday, November 18. We have two listings of events that will be occuring during International Education […]