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Embark to Excel: A Virtual Conference on Study Abroad & Global Leadership

November 19, 2015 - 4:30pm to 9:45pm

Embark to ExcelThis International Education Week, join and IES Abroad on Thursday, November 19th as we Embark to Excel!

Studying abroad is no longer a luxury; in fact, it is an essential experience on the path to global leadership. The first annual Embark to Excel Conference will provide you with the necessary information and resources to help you realize that study abroad is within your reach. There will be sessions addressing your biggest concerns throughout the day. These sessions will feature students who have already studied abroad sharing their experiences getting to and through study abroad. There will also be guest speakers from the study abroad industry helping you navigate the study abroad process. If you can’t join us for all of the sessions, don’t worry, we will be providing recordings and resources for everyone who registers - see the conference agenda:

Time (PST) Session
08:30 - 09:15 a.m. Study Abroad Is for You, Too! The Benefits of Studying Abroad as a Diverse Student, in Diverse Locations, with Diverse Interests and Goals
09:30 - 10:15 a.m. Show Me the Money: Putting Together a Winning Scholarship Application for the Top 5 Study Abroad Scholarships
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker
11:15 - 12:00 p.m. Using Your Study Abroad Experience as a Catalyst for Your Academic and Career Goals
12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Open Session - Ask Us Anything about Studying Abroad!
01:00 - 01:45 p.m. Being Me Abroad: Stories from Study Abroad Alumni About Dealing with Culture, Identity, and Their Biggest Fears as Diverse Alumni Abroad

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Embark to Excel


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