From: International Student Services
Date: October 23, 2019
Subject: ISS News, Oct. 23, 2019: Workshops, West Side Market Tour, International Education Week, Weatherheadless Halloween Costume Party, Fall Feast, & Much More


October 23, 2019


in this issue:

  1. Featured Events
  2. Campus Events
  3. OPT & CPT Workshop Schedule


ISS Staff is available to students, without an appointment, on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday during advising hours:

11am to 1pm- through virtual advising available online

1pm to 3pm- through in-person advising in the office

There are no advising hours on Wednesday.


If you need to speak or meet with an advisor outside of our advising hours, please send an email to to schedule an appointment. Please provide your full-name and a brief description of the nature of your appointment when you contact us.

OPT and CPT workshop branding telling students to check the schedule

Featured Events


Save the Date!

international Education Week Save the Date flyer


CPT & Practicum Overview - International Student Success Series

Tuesday, November 12
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Sears 548 [[Note the room change!]], 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, United States
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All CWRU international students are invited to join the Center for International Affairs as International Student Services and Post-Graduate Planning and Experiential Education staff help attendees understand the ways they can work while they are students. This is a supplement to ISS CPT Workshops. Those interested in CPT must also attend an ISS CPT Workshop. This event is part of the International Student Success Series.



Cleveland Bucket List - West Side Market Tour

Saturday, November 23
11:00am - 12:00pm
West Side Market, 1979 West 25th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113, United States
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Cleveland's West Side Market is home to more than 100 vendors of great ethnic diversity, providing fine meats, fresh vegetables, seafood, baked goods, cheese and more!

Visit one of Cleveland's most famous destinations and sample some of the food that makes it so special!

This event will be free for CWRU students to attend, however, space is limited so registration is required! Registration will open in October.

Meet us at the Ohio City RTA station at 11:00 am.

The tour will last approximately an hour, and you can return to campus whenever you choose.


Campus Events

Sunday, November 3
Start End   Event         Location
7:00pm 10:00pm SATRANG: Festival of Lights - Diwali 2019 Adelbert Gymnasium Hall
Tuesday, November 5
Start End   Event         Location
12:00pm 2:00pm KSL International Games Day KSL 1st Floor Atrium
Thursday, November 7
Start End   Event         Location
7:00pm 9:00pm Game Night at KSL: International Games Week Edition Kelvin Smith Library, Freedman Center, 1st Floor
Saturday, November 9
Start End   Event         Location
8:00am 5:00pm CCEL Fall Saturday of Service Meeting locations vary by project
Saturday, November 9
Start End   Event         Location
6:00pm 8:00pm uISA Diwali Dinner Thwing Ballroom
WeatherHeadless Ball flyer
Fall Feast Flyer