----- Wednesday, January 25, 2012 -----
Job Search Skills Workshop for International Students
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
 Members of the Center for Career Eduaction (CCE) staff will provide an introduction to the services offered by the CCE, as well as a general overview of the specific job search skills necessary for the international student population. On an ongoing basis, the CCE serves students and alumni of Columbia College, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, School of General Studies, the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, Graduate School of Architecture, Preservation & Planning, and the School of the Arts, although all international students may avail themselves of this workshop. For more information regarding CCE, refer to http://www.cce.columbia.edu/.

Resources for resume writing and interviewing will be provided. The workshop will be held in the Conference Room at the Center for Career Education located at East Campus, behind the Law School between Amsterdam Ave. and Morningside Drive.
(East Campus) http://www.columbia.edu/about_columbia/map/east_campus.html

OPT session: Working in F-1 Status after gradaution
3:00 PM-4:00 PM
 An ISSO staff member will discuss the process for applying for employment authorization in your field of study, Optional Practical Training (OPT), after completion of a program.

The session will be held in the Conference Room at the Center for Career Education located at East Campus, behind the Law School between Amsterdam Ave. and Morningside Drive.
(East Campus) http://www.columbia.edu/about_columbia/map/east_campus.html


----- Friday, January 27, 2012 -----
One Day Ski Trip to Mountain Creek, NJ
7:30 AM-5:30 PM
 Take a one-day ski trip to Mountain Creek, NJ, approximately 90 minutes by bus. Beginner package is $85 and includes a 90-minute group lesson and a lift ticket to the lower mountain. For experienced skiers, $85 includes all-access lift ticket, ski or snowboard rentals and transportation.
Departure from CU gate at 116th St. and Broadway at 7:30 AM. MUST PAY IN ADVANCE at the ISSO with Visa, MasterCard or exact change cash.