Past Event

Adjusting to Columbia and NYC - Workshop for International Students

September 29, 2023
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 8th Floor, CPS Conference Room

Facilitators: Yaniv Phillips, Ph.D. and Sowmya Kshtriya, Ph.D.

We offer two workshops for international students designed to address your experience at Columbia. We will discuss:

  1. Academics (9/29) - how to maximize your experience in class and with your professors; how and when to get to know professors; managing expectations; participating in class; collaborating with other students; asking for help and more.
  2. Social Life (10/6) - how to balance new friends and romantic relationships; navigating forming new relationships when living in a language and culture that are not your own;  getting comfortable; learning social norms; managing expectations; feeling lonely.

Registration required. To join, email [email protected] and [email protected] with "International" in the subject line.

Contact Information

Columbia Health