International Student News
The Global Internship Program, facilitated by the Global Gateways with support from the Office of Student Life, is now accepting applications for internship placements in 2015. This program is non-credit bearing and available only to Chinese citizens. Full-time Chinese Ohio State undergraduate and graduate students of all majors and backgrounds are eligible to apply. The deadline for applications is December 15, 2014.
The Global Internship Program focuses on providing professional opportunities to Ohio State students in Gateway countries by placing them in internships with companies throughout China. The Shanghai-based staff of the China Gateway assists students during the interview process and leads an in-country orientation for accepted applicants. Potential internship placement companies include Apple, Bosch, Erico, Fiat Chrysler and IBM.
To learn more about the Global Internship Program and how to apply, visit oia.osu.edu/china/programs.
The Ohio State University will host one of the largest Thanksgiving Day dinners on a college campus on Thursday, November 27, in the Archie Griffin Ballroom at the Ohio Union. The annual event estimates 1,600 guests will attend, including the students, faculty and staff, along with their families, who are unable to travel home for the holiday. Joining them will be many volunteers throughout the university community to assist in serving the traditional turkey dinner. Volunteers are needed for two shifts from 11 a.m. to 2:15 p.m] and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The deadline to register is Friday, October 31. To volunteer for the first or second shifts, visit http://go.osu.edu/2014ThanksgivingDinnerFirstShift and http://go.osu.edu/2014ThanksgivingDinnerSecondShift.