CISABROAD BLOG · May 8, 2015 · 2 Min Read
What is NAFSA? Should I know about it?
NAFSA App in iTunes

Attending the conference? Download the NAFSA App in iTunes.

What is NAFSA and why should you know about it?  Recent graduates and those interested in pursuing the field of international education we encourage you to connect with NAFSA: Association of International Educators. For recent graduates the online career resources webpage can help you explore the field of international education and find a job!

What’s the buzz about the NAFSA conference? CISabroad members of the University Relations and Marketing are preparing final touches for the annual NAFSA conference taking place in Boston this year on May 24-29th and we are so excited! The theme of the conference this year “New Horizons in International Education” and the plenary speakers include: Malcolm Gladwell, Shiza Shahid, Ishmael Beah, and Tawakkol Karman.  Visit the website to check out if you want to attend for a day or two and network with leaders in the field of international education.

Dr. Issam Khoury Academic Director of CIL in Muscat, Oman

Dr. Issam Khoury
Academic Director of CIL in Muscat, Oman –        CISabroad Semester in Oman Program

International Education Colleagues and those attending NAFSA 2015 – Boston we encourage you to stop by booth #1210 and learn more about our new program in Oman, meet with our University Relations Team, Executive Director – Jeff Palm, and let us introduce you to our colleague, Issam Khoury, Academic Director of CIL in Muscat, Oman.

 

Attending the conference? Don’t forget to download the app and stop by booth #1210 and visit CISabroad in the Expo Hall!

 


A reminder to all our colleagues attending NAFSA Boston to enter the CISabroad Amazing Places Race at NAFSA Boston. CISabroad has developed a cultural curriculum called La Vida Local that helps students explore and understand their host culture. This on-site curriculum contains an activity much like this race. If you want to discover the local side of Boston and have a chance to win the Grand Prize of two $1,000 flight vouchers to anywhere, sponsored by our friends at STA travel, enter today! Note: Apply as a team of two. Space is limited. Applications are accepted through 11:59 PM EST May 11th. Race is open to conference attendees only.

                Check out the scenes from NAFSA 2014 AMAZING RACE!

Created with flickr slideshow.

 

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