October 2

Info sessions detail Brock international opportunities

Brock students have the world at their feet.There is no shortage of opportunities for living and learning abroad, and Brock International Services is hosting a series of information sessions to ensure the University community is aware of available possibilities.Student Exchange ProgramBrock students have the chance to immerse themselves in another country — studying, travelling and making friends around the globe. It’s a chance for students to learn more about themselves, become more independent and give their Brock degree an international edge. The program is about sharing Canadian culture abroad and, in return, experiencing the culture, lifestyle and people of another country.Upcoming information sessions include:General info: Thursday, Sept. 28 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Thistle 241General info: Wednesday, Oct. 4 from 9 to 10 a.m. in International Centre 207Australia info: Wednesday, Oct. 4 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in International Centre 207A number of other general and region-specific information sessions will also be held in October and November.To register for any of the sessions, or to see a full list of dates (available in the drop-down menu), visit the Brock International website.University of Florida/Walt Disney World Resort Academic ExchangeThis unique program offers students a six-month study abroad experience in a traditional classroom, as well as a formal work setting. Students will take classes and earn 2.5 credits from the University of Florida while participating in academic training and gaining valuable experience at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.Upcoming information sessions include:Thursday, Sept. 28 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. in International Centre 207Monday, Oct. 23 from 11 a.m. to noon in International Centre 207Additional sessions will be held in November. To register for any of the sessions, or to see a full list of dates (available in the drop-down menu), visit the Brock International website.Brock Abroad: Florida, and Brock Abroad: NamibiaParticipate in one of Brock University’s Abroad programs and learn more about different regions around the world. The Brock Abroad program blends academic, business and cultural experiences, allowing members of the Brock community to experience first-hand another country’s culture and customs.Programs are open to students, faculty, staff, and alumni.An information session will be held Wednesday, Oct.4 from 4 to 5 p.m. in Academic South 217.To register for the information session, visit the Brock International Website.More information about all Brock international opportunities is available at brocku.ca/exchanges. read more