About this webinar

Are you thinking about applying to school in the U.S. and researching your career prospects? Are you approaching graduation and want career advice? Let WES Advisor help you figure it out!

Join admissions experts to learn about career prospects for international students. From Curricular Practical Training (CPT) and Optional Practical Training (OPT) to networking and finding a job, students will have a chance to ask questions of the speakers. Do not miss this exclusive opportunity and register today!

Bart Kassel, our career expert from the University of Oregon, and Betsy Reed, our admissions expert from Williamette University, will share insider tips on starting your career.

This webinar is intended for international students researching career paths in the United States.


What you will learn:

  • Options for popular majors (business, STEM, accounting/finance)
  • Types of documents needed (résumé/CV, cover letter, visa)
  • Networking tips
  • OPT/CPT
  • Grad school/MBA Programs
  • Job/internship search tips

Presenters

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Bart Kassel

ISCA Manager & Career Adviser, University of Oregon

Bart leads university efforts to collaboratively promote and facilitate inclusion of international student career development opportunities. He provides regular career advising services, leads workshops and seminars, and directs a career mentoring program for international students. Bart has lived and worked in the MENA region and managed exchange programs with the Middle East for 6 years. Bart graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2011 with a degree in History and Middle East Studies. He considers himself an advanced Arabic speaker & an excited beginner in Chinese Mandarin.

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Betsy Reed

Associate Dean and Director of Admission, Willamette University Early Career and Career Change MBA

Betsy has more than 15 years of experience in college student development and higher education administration. Betsy has worked with students at the University of Maryland-College Park, Carnegie Mellon University, the University of San Francisco and Vanderbilt University, holding positions in career management, enrollment management and Dean of Students.

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Jenni Hilton

Instructional Designer, World Education Services

Jenni is the instructional designer and community manager for WES Advisor, a digital platform that provides international students and skilled immigrants with free tips from experts via blogs, webinars, e-guides, and more. She completed undergraduate work at Rice University in Houston, TX and holds a master's degree in Instructional Design Technology from Purdue University.