Leveraging Your Study Abroad Experience in the Job Search Process

Name of Organization

UCLA Career Center

Type of Organization

Higher Education (university, college, community college, etc.)


Monday, November 18, 2019


Los Angeles

Location (i.e. library or community center)

UCLA Career Center, Room 200

Description (no more than 300 words)

Did you know by stepping out of your comfort zone and moving abroad to work and/or study gives you a competitive edge with employers? Join us to learn how you can market your education, skills, and your experiences in your upcoming job search and leverage your experiences abroad to stand out in the competitive crowd. Hone your knowledge of self advocacy of your study/work abroad and take your career to another level by learning what employers seek in employees with study abroad experiences. You will learn how to market your skills, experiences, and knowledge you gained while abroad to when interacting with employers in Networking events, job fairs, and even social gatherings to get a competitive edge. A panel of students who have studied abroad will share how their experiences have helped them leverage their careers.

Runs from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. Refreshments will be served!

Contact Name

Kevan Wilbanks

E-Mail Address




Event Access

Free and Open to the Public.