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Go Abroad Again

Advice from Alumni

Jennifer Sallis
A 1992 UWEC graduate with a major in French and a minor in Spanish, Jennifer Sallis has had a career in international business, working for General Motors, L'Oreal and Ralph Lauren.  In March 2017, she presented Translating "I Studied Abroad": From Classes to Career  to current UWEC students.  You can read more about Jennifer's career here.

Ways to Go Abroad Again

Below are resources for how to go abroad again. The Center for International Education does not officially work with any of the organizations listed and these are only to be used as resources.

Teach English Abroad
Austrian Government Teaching Assistantships
https://www.usta-austria.at

Teach English in Finland
http://www.amscan.org/training_us_to_scan.html

French Government Teaching Assistantships
http://highereducation.frenchculture.org/teach-in-france

Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme (JET)
http://www.jetprogramme.org/

Wisconsin-Chiba Assistant Language Teacher Program (Japan)
http://dpi.wi.gov/international-education/japan?

EPIK (English Program in Korea)
http://www.epik.kr/

Spanish Government Teaching Assistantships
http://www.mecd.gob.es/eeuu/convocatorias-programas/convocatorias-eeuu/auxiliares-conversacion-eeuu.html

CIEE
http://www.ciee.org/teach
Teach English in Chile, China, Dominican Republic, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, or Vietnam.

Short-Term Work Abroad
BUNAC
http://www.bunac.org/usa/
BUNAC currently offers US students and young people work/travel programs to Australia, Britain, Ireland, and New Zealand.
 
Long-term Volunteer Work Abroad
Peace Corps
http://www.peacecorps.gov/
Volunteer in another country through the Peace Corps.

Comprehensive Opportunities Site
University of Michigan's Work Abroad Page
http://internationalcenter.umich.edu/swt/work/

Internships Abroad
Career Services can help you find internship opportunities abroad!
https://www.uwec.edu/Career/students/jobsearch/international.htm?

Career Services' "Going Global" website
http://online.goinglobal.com/default.aspx