My Experiences as an International Student: GW Faculty Tell their Stories

Moderator: Megan Siczek, Associate Professor of English for Academic Purposes with Matt Kaulius, Assistant Director, CCAS Advising

Panelists: Professors Kavita Daiya (WGSS and English), Mohessen Essey (Arabic), Sara Jamshidi (Graphic Design), and Yinglei Lai (Statistics)

Register in advance: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcvc-qgrDksHdYlUGLz3yv09cPNGzgjsbnR
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CCAS students, faculty, and members of the GW community are invited to attend and participate in a roundtable event where GW faculty from diverse cultural, linguistic, and educational backgrounds discuss their experiences as students. Panelists will discuss:

  • Their decision to study in the U.S. and how it set the stage for their professional career.
  • Their memories of being an international student.
  • Their experiences with international students at GW.
  • Advice they would give GW international students.
  • How GW can support its international students and honor their cultural and linguistic diversity.

Followed by audience Q/A.