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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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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



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POLIS: What Next? Careers Event - NGO's, Charities and Think Tanks

Date: 04 December 2019
Time: 13:00

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POLIS Alumni will be speaking to students about their careers in the third sector - NGO's, charities and think tanks. The speakers will discuss their path from POLIS to their current positions, top tips for students and also outline what a typical 'day in their life' is like.


Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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