Partners Newsletter - Keeping you Informed

Important Information Issue No 78| Winter Quarter | February/March 2012

 

Important Information

To better meet the needs of our growing international student population, International Programs has recently added three new members to the advising team: Robyn Carter, Helen Kwon, and Tara Lunde. - Read

Important Dates

Winter Quarter: December 2011 through March 2012
Classes end March 22, 2012
Spring Quarter: March through June 2012
Housing move-in date March 26, 2012
Orientation and testing begins March 27, 2012
Classes start April 2, 2012
Classes end June 15, 2012

New Class to Boost Academic Student Success - Free Spring Quarter Only

Green River designed a special class that will help new international students get a great start during their first quarter of academic study.

The class will prepare students for academic success at Green River and beyond. Topics include: Introduction to US Education; Transfer Planning; American Classroom Expectations; How to Get Involved in leadership, volunteer, and outside-of-class activities.

Starting fall quarter this class will be required for all new academic students for a fee of $100. Spring quarter we are piloting (testing) the class and offering the class FREE spring quarter only.

Space is limited so contact us at international@greenriver.edu to sign up your spring quarter academic students.

Green River Staff on the Road

Alvin Tai Alvin Tai
Vietnam and Hong Kong: March
   
Geoff Moody Geoff Moody
S. Korea, Singapore, Indonesia: March
Vietnam - April
   
Wendy Stewart Wendy Stewart
Vietnam: March
   
Ross Jennings Ross Jennings
China - April
   
Leo Harten Leo Harten
Our Recruitment Representative, is currently living in Indonesia. If you would like Leo to assist you with any promotional activities, please let us know. 

Important Contact Information

Admission: International@greenriver.edu
Housing: Housing@greenriver.edu
Visa confirmation: International@greenriver.edu
Arrival: Housing@greenriver.edu
Pre registration: International@greenriver.edu
Emergency: (253) 740-8422

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12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092-3622
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