Upcoming ISSO Events

ISSO is offering various virtual opportunities for this Fall 2020! They are launching I-LEAD, English Together, and a new International Hangout program. Please see below for more details for the programs. The links to apply/learn more are all found in the flyers.

International Hangouts

This semester is making it difficult to meet others. Through International Hangouts, we will put you into a group based on your mutual hobbies and interests so you can meet and become friends with other international students and scholars. Register to join the International Hangout program, and mark your calendars for Friday, September 18th 4 – 6 PM for a virtual Zoom event to meet your group!

Available To: all international undergraduates, graduates, scholars, post-docs, dependents and community members.

Application Form: https://iastate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6mSE2luPP0j4HJj

Deadline to Apply: Wed, Sep 16th at noon

International Student Hangout Flyer
International Student Hangout

English Together

Improve your English virtually through conversations on Zoom with international students, scholars, and community members through games and topics of interest lead by native English Conversation Leaders. Sign up here, and get the Zoom link to join the program! You can join English Together any Tuesday or Thursday when you are free. Come to any or all English Together sessions!

Available To: all international undergraduates, graduates, scholars, post-docs, dependents and community members.

When: English Together is held every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. starting September 22nd and ending November 12th. Participants can choose to attend any, or all English Together sessions.

Application Form: https://iastate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_d59una7KkvJzwUd

English Together Poster
English Together


I-LEAD gives undergraduate international students an opportunity to gain leadership skills by engaging in various personal development activities, assessments, discussions, and hands-on projects with departments on campus. International students who successfully complete the program will receive a $500 scholarship as well as the chance to grow as a leader.

Available To: only international undergraduates

Seats Available: 15

Scholarship Amount: $500

Length: 6 classes during both Fall 2020, and Spring 2021

Application Form Due: Fri, Sep 18th at 11:59PM

Deadline to Apply: https://iastate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_01Wl4GhsnT2mWrz

I-LEAD Poster