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!

August 26, 2014  Fisher International Student Welcome Reception

September 14, 2014  Fisher International Friends Coversation Program Kickoff I

September 17, 2014  Fisher International Friends Program Kickoff II


Welcome Week!

welcome week

These are just a few of the Welcome Week events happening across campus! For a complete listing of events, click here.

August 22, 2014

Global Buckeye Celebration

August 24, 2014 

Student Involvement Fair

August 25, 2014

President’s Convocation

First Year Student Columbus Welcome Event

August 26, 2014


Fisher International Friends Welcome Reception

August 27, 2014


Drums & Dough

 Movie on the Oval

August 28, 2014

Buckeye Careers Campus Job Fair

Buckeye Kick-off

August, 29 2014

Welcome Week Concert

August 30, 2014

International Student “Tour of Columbus”