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1 Global Education Association With Illinois Institute of Technology College of Dupage And DePaul University

2 Global Education Association

3 Bill Enright President and Director of Operations at Global Education Association Director of Domestic and International Training at Illinois Institute of Technology for 12 years Political Science Faculty at College of Dupage

4 PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS Faculty from: Illinois Institute of Technology College of Dupage DePaul University

5 Internships and Businesses Summer camp Visit a company 4 days per week Improve your understanding of business Improve your English skills Tour Chicago Tour New York, Washington DC, and Boston (optional)

6 Summer Students

7 Why Do An Internship? Learn New Skills Create business relationships Learn how business works Improve your English

8 What Type of Internship Work in your field of study In an area you interested in but not your major such as music or photography Work in an area you don’t know anything about such as medicine or farming Work for Government or a school Consider your comfort zone and what you want

9 Type of Company Big or small company? Do you want to start your own company some day? Most jobs come from small companies in the United States What can you learn at a company that you can not learn in school? A lot Do you like to follow or lead?

10 Internship Requirements Must have good English skills If you do not have good English skills you can do a project in the schools lab Must dress professionally Must go to work 4 days per week Must do a profile soon Sorry, you are not paid

11 Former Students Former participants have continued into other colleges, including the following: Northwestern University, Carnegie Mellon University, UCLA, and University of Michigan

12 Newspaper Article

13 Article Glen Ellyn, IL- Chinese college student Rencheng Shu traveled halfway around the world to witness the Chicago Bears’ NFC Championship loss and a record snowstorm that dumped nearly 2 feet of snow on Glen Ellyn. But, he said, his trip was well worth it.

14 Shu, 21, a student majoring in electronic information and technology from Qujing, China, finished up a four-week internship earlier this month working in various departments of Glen Ellyn School District 41. His visit was sponsored by the Glen Ellyn- based Global Education Association, which brings over students and teachers for cultural exchange purposes. Since his internship began Jan. 16, he said he’s learned a lot culturally and professionally.

15 Internships - Motorola

16 Internship ∙ Visit the company or organization 4 days per week ∙ Focus on a company in your major ∙See how business is conducted in America ∙List your internship on your resume

17 Internship Requirements Must have good English skills If you do not have good English skills you can do a project in the school’s lab Must dress professionally Must go to work 4 days per week Must do a profile soon Sorry, you are not paid

18 Internship Companies Past companies have included: Motorola DePaul University Equip for Equality City of Chicago Teleprime Morningstar Investments

19 Types of Internships Web Design Programming Inventory General Office International Sales Accounting Engineering

20 Jobs After Internship Students have gone to work at the following companies: Samsung, China Construction Bank, Yahoo, United Airlines (China), and Motorola

21 Business in Chicago

22 English and Culture Museums

23 Chicago Tours You will have a chance to visit: University of Chicago Art Institute of Chicago The Federal Reserve Bank Discount Shopping Mall Aquarium

24 Friday Classes American Business Practices Innovation American Government Leadership American Financial Markets See 2012 Schedule

25 United States Tour New York City: Statue of Liberty United Nations Central Park

26 United States Tour Washington DC: Congress The White House Monuments

27 Housing Live at home stay in Chicago Eat with your host families Improve your English skills Attend weekend activities with your host family All housing and food included

28 Program Cost Prices include internship, housing, food, transportation in Chicago (unlimited rides on Chicago subways and buses), tours for 4 weeks. $3,350 United States tours include: hotel, food, domestic air, tours, local transportation for 1 week. $1,450

29 Certificate Certificate of Completion Certificate of completion by the company you do the internship for Reference letter by your company

30 NEXT Complete the application with your school Discuss your goals with an advisor Complete an Internship Profile and submit it as soon as possible Feel free to me with questions or

31 CONTACT Bill Enright Phone: Meina Li Phone:


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