Office of International Students & Programs http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:59:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://engage.franklin.edu/?v=3.8.1.1 New Female Nigerian student looking for immediate housing. http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/08/21/new-female-nigerian-student-looking-for-immediate-housing/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/08/21/new-female-nigerian-student-looking-for-immediate-housing/#comments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:59:30 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1053 Hello,

We have a newly arrived female Nigerian student looking for immediate housing. Short term and long term options welcome but short term stay is most immediately needed. If you are able to help please contact the office by calling Katelyn Summerford at 614-947-6764 . Your assistance is greatly appreciated.

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Do you need a roommate or know someone that does? Help! http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/08/13/do-you-need-a-roommate-or-know-someone-that-does-help/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/08/13/do-you-need-a-roommate-or-know-someone-that-does-help/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:56:31 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1050
Franklin University International Students, we need your help!!  OISP has recently been contacted by several international students who are seeking a roommate or roommates to move in with or find a place together for the 2014 Fall trimester.  Some of these students are either new to Columbus, or new to the United States in general.
If you would like to help New International students feel welcome in our city, can offer a room for rent, or you are looking for a roommate to find a place with, let us know!!! Please contact Katelyn Summerford at Katelyn.Summerford@franklin.edu if you are interested.   Katelyn will reach out to you and discuss the opportunity further.

~The OISP Team

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New 2014 Fall International Students seeking roommates! http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/07/15/new-2014-fall-international-students-seeking-roommates/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/07/15/new-2014-fall-international-students-seeking-roommates/#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:23:16 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1041
Happy Tuesday, International Franklin Students!  Remember what it was like when you entered the country?  The Office has recently been contacted by several international students who are seeking a roommate or roommates to move in with or find a place together for the 2014 Fall trimester, and forward.
If you would like to help New International students feel welcome in our city, can offer a room for rent, or you are looking for a roommate to find a place with, let us know! Please contact Katelyn Summerford at Katelyn.Summerford@franklin.edu if you are interested.   Katelyn will reach out to you and discuss the opportunity further.

~The OISP Team

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Want to help Chinese teens learn English? http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/07/10/want-to-help-chinese-teens-learn-english/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/07/10/want-to-help-chinese-teens-learn-english/#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:31:44 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1033 Host Family Flyer

2014.07.10 Host Family Flyer 

Franklin is excited to be hosting youth from China this summer to learn English!  If you are interested in hosting students in your home, check out the details on our flyer and contact Jennifer Day-Haeger today at (614) 406-5639 or jennifer.dayhaeger@franklin.edu.

If you aren’t able to host students but are interested in chaperoning the students in their afternoon activities, we’d love to hear from you!

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OPT Workshop Today- Canceled! http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/07/10/opt-workshop-today-canceled/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/07/10/opt-workshop-today-canceled/#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:38:59 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1028 Happy Thursday, International Students!  The OPT Workshop today has been canceled.  Please email us at OISP@franklin.edu if you were planning on attending!

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Male graduate student from Cameroon seeking shared accommodations http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/24/male-graduate-student-from-cameroon-seeking-shared-accommodations/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/24/male-graduate-student-from-cameroon-seeking-shared-accommodations/#comments Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:08:12 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1025 Hello,

We have a male graduate student from Cameroon seeking a roommate beginning in the Fall 2014 semester. Non-smoker, studious and outgoing. If this sounds like something you are interested in, send us an email at oisp@franklin.edu and we will connect you with the student.

Thank you!

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Watch the World Cup in the Franklin University library! http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/18/watch-the-world-cup-in-the-franklin-university-library/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/18/watch-the-world-cup-in-the-franklin-university-library/#comments Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:23:40 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1022 Franklin University Nationwide Library is happy to show the World Cup in SMR 4 for the noon and 3pm games. Feel free to bring food and drinks and enjoy the World Cup! Please keep the noise to a minimum so we may continue showing it.

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Fall Registration http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/04/fall-registration/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/04/fall-registration/#comments Wed, 04 Jun 2014 17:03:09 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1019 Hello International Students!

Registration for the 2014 Fall trimester will begin on June 30, 2014.  We suggest that you schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor after this date to register for Fall courses.  Please let OISP know as soon as possible if you are planning on using a break term for the Fall Trimester.

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Academic Advising Staff off-site on Thursday, June 5, 2014 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/04/academic-advising-staff-off-site-on-thursday-june-5-2014/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/06/04/academic-advising-staff-off-site-on-thursday-june-5-2014/#comments Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:59:03 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1017 All Academic Advisors will be participating in an off-site professional development retreat on Thursday, June 5, 2014. During this time, Academic Advisors will not be available for appointments, walk-in hours, by email, or by phone. Advisors will retrieve messages and begin to respond on Friday, June 6, 2014.

All other University departments will be available to assist you during their normal scheduled hours.

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Memorial Day Make Up Day Reminder http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/05/23/memorial-day-make-up-day-reminder/ http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/2014/05/23/memorial-day-make-up-day-reminder/#comments Fri, 23 May 2014 18:23:56 +0000 http://engage.franklin.edu/oisp/?p=1015 Franklin University will be closed on Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. The make-up date for all face-to-face Balanced Learning Format (BLF) or hybrid classes scheduled for the holiday is Friday, May 30.
Please note that your make-up class will be held at the same time
and location as your regularly scheduled class. Please contact your
instructor with any questions or concerns.
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