ALC invites active majors to apply to serve as council members for an academic year. These undergraduates help to build community among our student body. They are also available for prospective students who are interested to know more about studying Asian Studies at UW-Madison. Current ALC students should feel free to reach out to the Undergraduate Council to suggest ideas for professional development and community engagement via email at: email@example.com.
If you are interested in serving on the committee in 2021-2022 please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall 2020 Undergraduate Council Chats
ALC students & friends are invited to join us for these upcoming chats with campus faculty and advisors:
Applying to Graduate School: Strategies & Best Practices
Professor Anatoly Detwyler shared tips and guidance about applying for graduate studies. PDF handout from session.
Preparing for International Internships
Nathaniel Liedl from International Internship Program shared tips and best practices for applying to internships abroad. PDF presentation from session.
Marketing your Language Skills
Kaitlin Koehler, International Career Advisor, Language Institute shared ideas and resources for preparing for job market using your language skills and how to build international experiences in your resume. Presentation and Language Related Career Events.
Check out GoinGlobal (Job/Internships Abroad)
- log into Handshake–>Career Center (upper right corner)–>Resources—>Goinglobal (follow links)
Language Scholarships & Funding Info Session
Mark Lillheleht from IRIS Awards, shared information and offered guidance about applying for scholarships for advanced language study and more.
JET Information Session
Emily Hoffmann, a representative and alumni of the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program discussed the application process and answered questions about the program and opportunities.
CLS Information Session
Esha Bera and Jay Forrester from Critical Language Scholarship program discussed the application process and programs. Applications are due November 17, 2020. UW-Madison CLS Representative Mark Lillheleht from IRIS Awards, is also available on campus to answer questions about the application process.