Undergraduate Workshops

Applying to Graduate School: 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. Zoom Recording.

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. Zoom Recording

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Info 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. Zoom Recording

ALC Program Exploration Info Session for Major Discovery Week

Open hour to learn more about Asian Languages & Cultures academic programs, including East Asian Studies, South Asian Studies, Southeast Asian Studies, Chinese, and Japanese Majors, and Certificate in Chinese or Japanese Professional Communication. Zoom Recording

ALC Alumni Chat with Angela Breard-Chen

Angela Breard-Chen graduated in 2019 with Chinese, Econ, and International Studies. She is currently a Senior Associate Consultant and Anaplan Solution Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the tech and management consulting industry. Listen to our conversation about her job history, best practices, and marketing her studies at UW-Madison. Zoom Recording