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Keep Calm and Relax On Tuesday Workshops

May 26, 2018

Keep Calm and Relax On Tuesday Workshops

Dear IEPP students, we know you are busy with all the assignments and tests around this time of the quarter. But we want to remind you about our workshop series: Keep Calm and Relax On, held on Tuesday, May 8, at 3:30 p.m. in IC1214.  

 

Our top three study tips are:

Picnic In the Park

May 22, 2018

As spring turns to summer, picnics are a great way to gather with your friends on the campus lawn. If you walk across campus, you will see students enjoying the outdoors and grabbing a bite to eat. One event that UC Davis students participate in regularly is Picnic in the Park which is a weekly event on Wednesdays throughout the month of May! So after you finish practicing your vocabulary cards and studying for your latest test, please join us out on the lawn.

Program Highlight – English Science and Technology

April 30, 2018

Program Highlight – English Science and Technology
We now live in a world filled with technology. The cell phones in our pockets are more advanced than the technology used in the Apollo 11 mission that took Neil Armstrong to the moon in 1969.  Semiconductors and computer languages are all around us. Improve your English language skills and develop professional skills —such as critical thinking, oral presentation and intercultural communication—necessary for scientists, engineers and technical experts.

IEPP International Potluck

April 30, 2018

IEPP International Potluck

The International Potluck is Friday, May 11, from 5 – 7 p.m. and we’d like you to represent your country.

What’s a potluck? A potluck is a party where each guest contributes a food or drink item.

This event is a great opportunity for your classmates to learn about your culture, food and music. We would like to have every country represented at the event, so we hope you are all excited to teach us about your home country.

Picnic In the Park

April 30, 2018

As spring turns to summer, picnics are a great way to gather with your friends on the campus lawn. If you walk across campus, you will see students enjoying the outdoors and grabbing a bite to eat. One event that UC Davis students participate in regularly is Picnic in the Park which is a weekly event on Wednesdays throughout the month of May! So after you finish practicing your vocabulary cards and studying for your latest test, please join us out on the lawn.

Daylight Savings 2018: Spring Forward!

March 12, 2018

On March 11, 2018 at 2 a.m. California commences Daylight Savings Time. While early risers rejoice for the brighter mornings, night owls get an hour less of sleep. Twice a year The United States has to reset its clock.

 

Daylight Savings Time Fun Facts:

 

Intercultural Research Project: What Do You Want To Learn?

March 06, 2018

Please join us in the MPR this Wednesday afternoon for the Communication and Culture, English for Science and Technology, and English for Global Business Intercultural Research Project Poster Presentations. 

Students will be presenting the topics they have been researching over the past three weeks while studying here in Davis.  This is a wonderful opportunity to meet fellow international students and learn about their thoughts, perceptions and interests regarding communication, culture, technology and business.

Carlos - The UC Davis Student Experience

February 26, 2018

UC Davis is proud for its various and vigorous Engineering programs, such as electrical, civil, agricultural, biological, mechanical, and biomedical. Biological/Agricultural engineering, especially, is ranked 7th among all U.S. public undergraduate programs in the field. 

A Day in the Life: Jade Morning Sky Little

February 23, 2018

The University of California, Davis, is well known for our animal science programs. However, don’t just take it from us. Check out this video of a UC Davis sophomore, majoring in Animal Science and minoring in Native American Studies, Jade Morning Sky Little! 

She walks with us around the campus on a drizzly day and shares her heritage and passion for strengthening our community. 

UC Davis Student Assistant Spotlight - Elaina Lopez, 4th Year

February 13, 2018

What does #WhyDavisWednesday mean to the student assistant, Elaina Lopez? 

Elaina Lopez, 4th year (International Relations, minoring in Art Studio)

A Sacramento local Elaina is one of our UC Davis undergraduate student assistants!

Student assistants are the go-to people for the international students when they need help, advice, or just a buddy to make life in Davis easier. 

Get to Know Our SABIC Students!

February 02, 2018

Our Saudi Arabian Students come from SABIC, one of the world’s largest petrochemical manufacturers. It is a public Saudi Arabian company that has operations in over 50 countries in the world. Our students came to UC Davis International Center as a Custom Program to learn English in Science and Technology fields. This quarter, they enjoyed learning professional English in a collaborative environment, as well as a field trip to Lake Tahoe!

Here are some photos of their lives at UC Davis! 

 

 

 

 

Learn about our Youth Program!

January 19, 2018

Introduce your junior high and high school student to a college campus, exploring and expanding their knowledge with students all around the world. The Center for International Education at the University of California Davis provides the campus’ breadth of academic expertise and high academic standards. Students will learn team building, leadership, and college study skills for the enrichment of the future. Explore the beautiful Northern California!

For more information, visit: https://cie.ucdavis.edu/youth-programs

Learn about our English for Global Business Program!

January 19, 2018

At UC Davis, students learn in a supportive environment and build each other up. English in Global Business Program help participants broaden their knowledge of global business practices. The program is ideal for participants majoring in business related fields. Not only will they gain awareness of global business issues and learn how companies innovate, they will also improve their communication skills with highly qualified instructors.