Global Co-op Info Sessions, Career Studio, Global Co-op Networking Fair

Global Information Sessions

One hour informative sessions are offered by the Colleges at the beginning of each semester. The format includes a slide show and a panel of students who have successfully completed global co-ops. For upcoming dates check with your College and Co-op Coordinator.
Popular topics include:

  • Benefits of global co-ops
  • Types of global co-ops and college specific opportunities
  • Global Housing Options and Resources
  • Resources and Northeastern teams
  • Global Co-op Timeline
  • Presidential Global Scholarship
  • Pre-departure support
  • International support and fees
  • Next steps

Career Studio – Global Sessions

Are you thinking about applying for a global co-op or launching your career abroad, but are not sure where to start?  Come hear from the Global Employer Engagement team about country specific information related to economic forecast, jobs outlook, and current co-op opportunities.  We will share with you the ins and outs of navigating a successful global job search process.  You will leave the Career Studio with ample information on how to get started on developing your global action plan!  Please see specific dates and times for the countries being highlighted during the fall 2019 semester.  We look forward to seeing you there!


Friday, 9/20/19     

1pm: Japan – Alane

2pm: France and Switzerland – Aspa


Friday, 10/18/19

1pm: Singapore – Alane

2pm: Central Africa – Aspa


Friday, 11/22/19

1pm: Costa Rica and Panama – Alane

2pm: Germany and Greece – Aspa

Global Co-op Networking Fair

Offered by EECD twice a year, this fair offers students the opportunity to meet with fellow classmates who completed co-ops internationally.  Students represent their employers and offer ample information on how-to, expectations and real experiences.  All departments supporting students with global co-ops are also present to offer guidance and answer questions.

  • EECD
  • Global Experience Office
  • College Co-op Coordinators
  • Off Campus Housing and Support Services
  • Financial Aid Office
  • Office of Global Services
  • International Student Safety

Global Co-op Networking Fair – Week of September 16, 2019

Hosting the Global Co-op Network Fair spring 2019! So proud of our international co-op program, 139 countries, all continents! Amazing research and industry placements with direct impact to the local communities. A huge thank you to our partners and students for creating and sharing your inspiring stories. Aspa Papanastasiou, EECD and Lisa Campagnoni, College of Science

Alyssa Fontana Berg – International Security Office