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The World to Work Program

The World to Work program provides an opportunity for globally minded students to work with professional mentors in their local community.

Take the World to Work Week 2015: May 11-15


Are you a professional in the Pugetworld to work Sound region? Your advice and expertise can make a real difference in shaping the career of a visiting student interested in your field!

The FIUTS World to Work Program offers students from around the world an opportunity to connect one-on-one or in small groups with professionals in the Greater Puget Sound region for just a few hours during World to Work Week (May 11-15, 2015). (Students, please click here for information on how you can be involved in World to Work.)

Volunteers can schedule a mutually convenient time and location to meet with students, and meetings can be anything from a formal workplace tour or job shadowing to a casual meeting over coffee. Sign up to volunteer by completing our quick and easy online World to Work Mentor Application by Wednesday, April 29.

Community members are also invited to join us for the World to Work VIP Networking Reception. Help give students an opportunity to practice their professional networking skills while enjoying beverages and light refreshments!

World to Work Professional Networking Reception

Wednesday, May 13, from 6:00-7:30 PM

University of Washington

Husky Union Building (HUB) Room 250


Directions and parking information is available here. Please RSVP by Monday, May 11 to Ellen Frierson.

Interested in learning more about hosting international visitors through FIUTS? Click here for information about our Homestay and Friendship Programs. 

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Upcoming Events
FIUTS New Facilitator Orientation Mar 31, 2015 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM — HUB 340
Culture Conversation Group Mar 31, 2015 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM — HUB 337
Wednesday Lunch Apr 01, 2015 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM — HUB South Ballroom
Classroom Presentations Info Session Apr 01, 2015 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — HUB 214
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