Author: Rachael Lange

Talca: Taller de TOEFL iBT®

Talca: Taller de TOEFL iBT®

¿Tienes que rendir el TOEFL? Inscríbete en nuestra taller de TOEFL iBT en Talca! Empieza el 30 de marzo.

El taller se realizará durante cinco sábados: 30 de marzo, 6, 13, 27 de abril y el 4 de mayo desde las 10:00 hasta las 12:00 hrs, con un total de 10 horas.

El taller se realizará en el centro de asesoría EducationUSA ubicado en el Edificio de Idiomas de la Universidad de Talca (Av. Lircay s/n, Talca, Región de Maule).

El taller se enfocará en estrategias para abordar las preguntas-tipo examen, entender la estructura del examen y también una práctica real de cada sección de la prueba.

La profesora, Mayra Reyes, es hablante nativo de inglés proveniente de California, Estados Unidos. Es licenciada en Ciencias Políticas mención Relaciones Internacionales y Español, con una concentración en Literatura.

Se recomienda que el alumno tenga un nivel B2 (intermedio-avanzado) de inglés para tener éxito en el taller.

Inscripciones: educationusa@utalca.cl

Position: Adviser Coordinator

Position: Adviser Coordinator

Job Title: Educational Adviser Coordinator/Head of Office

Department: EducationUSA Advising Center

Host Institution: Universidad Mayor

Reports to: Director of International Relations of the Universidad Mayor and REAC – Regional Educational Advising Coordinator. Liaises with the U.S. Embassy in Chile – Public Affairs.

The EducationUSA Chile Adviser Coordinator supports the network of EducationUSA Advising Centers (EACs) throughout Chile by promoting U.S. higher education to foster bilateral student mobility and advance the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ (ECA) public diplomacy efforts. The position is based in Santiago and supports the Regional Educational Advising Coordinator (REAC)`s work with the network of advising offices and with the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Chile. The employee reports to the Regional Educational Advising Coordinator for Southern Cone.

The Adviser Coordinator is responsible for:

• Supporting outreach and advising activities at EducationUSA advising centers throughout Chile.

• Developing and monitoring the country strategic plan and budget in coordination with REAC and EducationUSA advisers throughout Chile.

• Managing multiple grants and office funds, as well as developing income generating activities to support educational advising.

• Liaising with the Chilean education community to promote U.S. higher education and EducationUSA advising services.

• Supporting U.S. HEI’s for successful recruitment and admission of Chilean students; providing information about changes in the local educational system which may influence student mobility.

• Organizing EducationUSA Fairs- coordinating with venues, U.S. HEIs, local institutions, and U.S. Embassy.

• Coordinating virtual and social media presence of EducationUSA in Chile.

• Managing the Santiago office inside Universidad Mayor

• Other duties as established by the REAC.

Education, experience, and skills required:

• Bachelor’s degree required, and experience with the educational systems in the U.S. and Chile. Master’s degree preferred.

• Three years of professional experience. Preferred fields are international education, program management, international relations or another closely related field.

• Two years of supervisory and training experience.

• Knowledge of both U.S. and Chilean cultures with experience of living, working, or studying in the United States and Chile.

• Proven ability to forge connections and work cooperatively with partners and stakeholders from various sectors.

• Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.

• Strong interpersonal communication, analytical, written, and oral presentation skills. These skills will be assessed through assessed through focus group interviews where candidates go through real life case studies.

• Strong organizational, problem solving, and time management skills.
These skills will be assessed through focus group interviews where candidates go through real life case studies.

• Fluency in spoken and written English and Spanish. Language skills will be assessed through the interviews using the CEFR reference scale.

• Valid work permit to work in Chile.

To apply:

Interested candidates should send their letter of interest along with their CV, salary expectations, and reference list by email to advisercoordinatorchile@gmail.com by March 31, 2019.

USC Gould: Is the bar exam right for you?

USC Gould: Is the bar exam right for you?

Meet with G&IP Director and California-licensed attorney Sarah Gruzas to learn more about the California, New York, and Washington, D.C. bar exams.

In this webinar, you’ll learn more about how licensing works in the U.S., what to expect on the bar exam, whether the bar exam is right for you, and how to register and prepare.

Online Q&A: Is the bar exam right for you?

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

8AM (Pacific Time) – 13:00 hrs (Chile)

Online via Zoom

Register here to join the discussion

FB Live: Fondo Oportunidades con Emilia Soto

FB Live: Fondo Oportunidades con Emilia Soto

FB Live

¿Quieres postular al Programa Fondo Oportunidades?

¿Quieres saber más sobre los requisitos y beneficios?

¿Quieres hacer preguntas a alguien que participó en el programa y está estudiando en EE.UU?

El viernes 25 de enero a las 16:30 hrs, Emilia Soto, ex alumna del Programa Fondo Oportunidades, hablará a cerca del Programa y su experiencia. Actualmente está cursando su primer año de estudios en University of Pennsylvania.

Conéctatete: www.facebook.com/educationusacl