April 8, 2015-Going Global, Feeling Home: Academic Success 101


Presented by Basak Kacar Khamush & Brooke Pfefferle of  Counseling & Consultation Services

  • What: Do you want to learn how to become a successful student at OSU? Come to this session to learn concrete skills that will help you maximize the effectiveness your study time and better manage your test anxiety. This session will also focus on ways to enhance your educational experiences at OSU by increasing communication with your professors, TAs, and other students in your class.
  • Where: Schoenbaum 319
  • When: 6:00-7:00 pm

April 1, 2015-Going Global, Feeling Home: Stress Management


Presented by Samuel Beasley & Kadian Sinclair-Miracle of Counseling & Consultation Service

  • What: This session will provide education about the psychological origins of stress and provide strategies to help manage it. Students will discuss their unique challenges that contribute to increased stress levels. Further, to help balance commitments and maximize efforts, the facilitator will suggest techniques to help students prioritize and manage their time
  • Where: Schoenbaum 319
  • When: 6:00-7:00 pm

March 11, 2015-Going Global, Feeling Home: Creating Quality Relationships, A Practical Guide for Cross-Cultural Communication


Presented by Allie Minieri of  Counseling & Consultation Service

  • What: This interactive session will provide an opportunity for students to explore cross-cultural interactions that often bring fun, rewarding, yet confusing moments.  Both domestic and international students are welcomed to join this program.  Participants will engage in activities and discussion to explore their own successes and challenges in building cross-cultural relationships.   Students will also learn helpful tips and tools to enhance their social experiences in this growing internationalized institution.
  • Where: Schoenbaum 319
  • When: 6:00-7:00 pm

FIF Upcoming Events


Find out more information about these Fisher International Friends events under the “Events” tab!

Fisher International Friends Program Closing Party

Wednesday, December 3rd

6:30 – 8:00 pm

Location: SB 105


Activities at the party will include:

–          Cookie decorating

–          Winter craft making

–          Holiday photo booth

Stop by whenever you can, this event is informal and meant to celebrate a successful year of conversation, learning and friendship.  We hope you can be there!