The OISS International Coffee Hour, sponsored by the International Caucus, will be held on March 11th from 4-6 PM at the Office of International Students and Scholars at 44 Kent Way. We’ll be celebrating International Women’s Day with light refreshments and good conversation. We will be offering a survey for attendees to complete that will help us better serve the international scholar and staff population on campus.
- UD Welcomes the WorldThe University of Delaware continued to advance their involvement of internationalism as they hosted the 4th Annual UD Welcomes the World. The event took place on campus at the Office for International Students and Scholars, a location fit for such an important event. The evening proposed to welcome and honor all new international students, scholars…
- First Annual Scholar Fair - Success!Thank you to everyone who came out to support our Scholars for the fair! The event was even featured on UDaily recently. We will host this even annually, and will be looking for participants again next year. http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2015/jun/international-scholars-062615.html
- First Annual International Scholar FairRegister for the International Scholar Fair The First Annual International Scholar Fair will be held on May 8th at 44 Kent Way during the OISS coffee hour. The purpose of the International Scholar Fair is to showcase the work of our current international scholars and employees, who are doing outstanding work in their departments and…
Welcome Back to UD Dinner sponsored by the Zakat Foundation
On Monday, February 23, the Zakat Foundation will sponsor a “Welcome Back Dinner” for the UD community from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The dinner will be held at the Zakat Foundation Community Center at 1501 Casho Mill Rd Suite 13, Newark, Delaware 19711. The event is planned to be a casual Welcome Dinner Program for university students and academics. Food will be served. Everybody is welcome. For further information, please contact one of the following organizers:
Fatih Kirsanli 302-357-5184
Muhammed Yasir Ak 302-268-5542
Fatih Gezer 302-898-3825
Ismail Hakki Uluer 302-442-3563
International Employee Processing Website Launched!
Through the work of the Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Caucus, the International Caucus would like to thank the Human Resources group for provide accurate and thorough information to the members of the UD community who need to make decisions regarding their visa status. Human Resources and OISS will hold workshops during the Spring Semester 2014 to further provide opportunities for the international community to gain more insight and guidance with regard to visa status. When scheduled those dates will be posted here.
Longwood Gardens Winter Wonderland
Sunday, December 15th 2014
Extravagant, fruit adorned trees towering as high as 18 feet stand throughout the Conservatory. Stroll the Outdoor Gardens. See colorful lights twinkling in more than 75 trees. Watch illuminated fountains dance to merry music and hear the sounds of the season during daily performances. Join us from 1:00 to 7:00 pm.
The University of Delaware’s International Caucus, in collaboration with the Office for International Students and Scholars present:
Learning the Lingo:
Tips for Learning and Using Colloquial English and Idioms
Friday, October 25th
11:30 am-1:00 pm
108 E. Main Street Room 207
It may come as a shock that the English we speak in the U.S. is different from what you may have expected. What gives? Native speakers use idioms frequently, but picking them up is really a walk on the beach! Join us and take your English to the next level, with Dr. M.E. Cathcart at ELI 108 East Main Street (above the IHOP), in room 207 from 11:30am – 1:00pm.
Seating is limited. R.S.V.P. to Ken Hyde (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Newark Deputy City Manager Luncheon with International Faculty and Staff
Repeating his well-received presentation last Spring, Andrew S. Haines, the Deputy City Manager of Newark will visit the campus for the first of several Brown Bag Lunches hosted by the International Caucus and OISS.
This event is also presented in collaboration with the Asian American and Pacific Islander Caucus.
Deputy City Manager Haines will be talking about Newark fall and winter events, providing an update on city planning, and suggesting ways international faculty and staff can become involved in the greater Newark community.
The event will be held on Tuesday, October 15th in Trabant 209/211 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. A light buffet will be served. Registration is limited to 45.