Pre-Departure Meetings

All outbound study abroad participants are required to attend a multi-part orientation program that includes a country- or program-specific Pre-departure Meeting. Your study abroad advisor should have given you the date, time, and place for this meeting.

You can also consult the Calendar for a list of pre-departure meetings scheduled for this semester.

 

10/20/2017 at 3:00 PM to 10/20/2017 at 4:30 PM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in the Spring 2018 semester.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.


Location: KRAN G013
Contact: April Robillos
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: robillos@purdue.edu
10/23/2017 at 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in Spring 2018.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.

Students should expect to stay for the full 1.5 hours.


Location: BRNG 1222
Contact: Chelsey Mullins
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: mullins4@purdue.edu
10/25/2017 at 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in Spring 2018.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.

Students should expect to stay for the full 1.5 hours.
Location: RAWL 2079
Contact: Chelsey Mullins
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: mullins4@purdue.edu
10/26/2017 at 4:00 PM to 10/26/2017 at 5:30 PM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in the Spring 2018 semester.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.


Location: KRAN G023
Contact: April Robillos
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: robillos@purdue.edu
10/31/2017 at 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in Spring 2018.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.

Students should expect to stay for the full 1.5 hours.
Location: RAWL 2079
Contact: Chelsey Mullins
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: mullins4@purdue.edu
11/03/2017 at 8:30 AM to 11/03/2017 at 10:00 AM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in the Spring 2018 semester.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.

Location: KRAN G009
Contact: April Robillos
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: robillos@purdue.edu
11/03/2017 at 3:30 PM to 11/03/2017 at 5:00 PM
Intercultural Effectiveness Session

This is a mandatory meeting for all students who will study abroad in the Spring 2018 semester.

Intercultural competency is an absolutely necessary tool to live and work effectively in today’s interconnected world.  This one hour and a half Study Abroad Intercultural Effectiveness Session's objectives are to increase students’ understanding and awareness of cultural differences and to provide them with a set of essential skills that will enhance their global competencies and effectiveness.  We hope to accomplish these via discussions, group activities, and thought experiments.

Location: KRAN G005
Contact: April Robillos
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: robillos@purdue.edu
12/07/2017 at 4:30 PM to 12/07/2017 at 5:30 PM
Managing Your Money While Studying Abroad

There is no denying that studying abroad will require spending your hard earned cash.  But a financially savvy student can study abroad without blowing his or her budget.  This workshop will show you what you need to do BEFORE you leave for your destination and DURING your time abroad to make sure you don't unnecessarily deplete your funds.
Location: KRAN G009
Contact: April Robillos
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: robillos@purdue.edu
12/08/2017 at 3:30 PM to 12/08/2017 at 4:30 PM
Managing Your Money While Studying Abroad

There is no denying that studying abroad will require spending your hard earned cash.  But a financially savvy student can study abroad without blowing his or her budget.  This workshop will show you what you need to do BEFORE you leave for your destination and DURING your time abroad to make sure you don't unnecessarily deplete your funds.
Location: KRAN G009
Contact: April Robillos
Phone: (765) 494-2383
Email: robillos@purdue.edu