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Events for 01 December 2019 - 31 December 2019

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Interview Advice Clinic

Date: 03 December 2019
Time: 12:00

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Are you approaching an interview and want to feel confident and prepared?

Our Interview Advice Clinic will give you hints and tips you can utilise to succeed at interviews, a chance to ask about typical interview questions and tips on how to overcome interview nerves. 

By the end of the session you should feel confident and prepared to succeed at interviews.





Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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So You Want to Work: Internationally?

Date: 03 December 2019 and 05 December 2019
Time: 13:00

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Tuesday 3rd Dec
1pm-3.30pm: Insights into East Asia - China Japan & South Korea
with Jacob Lotinga, Ambright Education Group
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Wed 4th Dec
10-2pm Summer Abroad Fair LUU
Want to make the most of Summer 2020? Come along to the Summer Abroad Mini Fair in LUU Foyer to find out where your summer could take you! No need to book - More info.

1-2pm: Class of 2020 - So you Want to do a Gap Year
A workshop exploring how you can make the best use of a year out after University.
More details and Book here

2-3pm International Citizen's Service - Fully Funded Volunteering in Asia & Africa.
Fully funded volunteering opportunities for 10-12 weeks. If you are interested in international development, community work, charity and teaching, this is not to be missed! Book here.

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Thurs 5th Dec
Global Careers: Hear from Graduates who Work Abroad!
Various panels and talks featuring alumni & employers who work internationally, in translation, international development / project management & research, arts & galleries, and branding design. Details and book here.



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Insights into East Asia Afternoon - learn about working in China, Japan and South Korea with Ambright Group

Date: 03 December 2019
Time: 13:00

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University of Leeds 'Insights into East Asia' Afternoon - offered by the Ambassador Year in China Programme (goayc.org)

with Jacob Lotinga, UK and Ireland Co-ordinator for Ambright Education Group.



Interested in living and working in East Asia (the Chinese-speaking world, South Korea or Japan)?  Do you see yourself as a potential Educational Ambassador?  If you have a passion for cross-cultural educational exchange and are tempted to work or study in a fascinating culture after graduation, come along to our 'Insights into East Asia' Afternoon on campus at the University of Leeds to find out more and enjoy stimulating discussion.  Everyone is welcome, and East Asian teas will be served.


Ambassador Year in China can hardly wait to travel to the vibrant campus of the University of Leeds on 3rd December. We will be chatting with talented Leeds students to let them know more about opportunities to live and work in East Asia. Our schedule will be as follows:

Schedule

1 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. - stimulating workshops on China, Japan and South Korea, with suggestions for work and study

1 p.m. Introduction to the Ambassador Year in China Programme (goayc.org) - how to apply to become an Educational Ambassador, learn Mandarin and play a unique role in a Chinese community.  The session includes an overview of the 10-month cultural exchange and teaching programme, useful tips for applying and for living in China, a guided tour of China in pictures, and brief Q&A.

2 p.m. Daily Life in Japan - an interactive slideshow by a former JET Programme participant, plus work and study opportunities in Japan!

2.45 p.m. South Korea - an Introduction to South Korean Fortresses (slideshow with insights into South Korea's history and culture, plus suggestions for living and working in South Korea).

There will be 5-minute breaks between workshops, with a selection of East Asian teas for refreshments.

3.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. - individual appointments (10 minutes each) available for final-year students who would like to start the application process for the Ambassador Year in China Programme or discuss living and working in East Asia.  Appointments are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. 

The location of the event is: Clothworkers North Building LT (Cinema) (2.31).




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Media Futures - Working with Words

Date: 03 December 2019 and 04 December 2019
Time: 16:00

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Working With Words

Lisa Holdsworth has worked on some of the biggest shows on TV from her first commission on Fat Friends to Emmerdale, Waterloo Road, Robin Hood, Midsomer Murders, Ackley Bridge, Call The Midwife, All Creatures Great & Small, Discovery of Witches and many more! Join Lisa to hear about how she started her 20 year career as a writer for TV /Theatre and worked on some of the biggest shows!

4-5pm, Speakman LT, Clothworkers Building North,





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Cultural Insight Wednesday

Date: 04 December 2019
Time: 12:15

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Do you have a passion for travelling and learning about new cultures? Do you want to meet new people and establish international connections? Do you want to enhance your intercultural awareness and employability skills?

Come along to this week's Cultural Insight Wednesday to hear about:
  • Greece
FREE Pizza and Soft drinks will be provided.

Location: Charles Thackrah Building SR 1.02

Directions for the Charles Thackrah Building can be found here



Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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