Friday, May 29, 2015

An International Student’s Path to Working in the U.S.

Please join us to hear UW Alumni Jun Ong, class of 2012 Economics Major, share how she leveraged her college experiences, navigated the OPT process and negotiated her own H1B petition to get a job in the U.S.

Thursday, June 4, 2015
6 pm- 7pm
Career Center, Mary Gates Hall Rm. 134
Refreshments provided by CSSA

Jun Ong’s first trip abroad was at 19, making the 24-hour flight from her native home Malaysia to Seattle for her freshman year at the UW. She went on to earn her BA in Economics at UW, lead the Seattle chapter of the student non-profit AIESEC, and traveled to, and worked in, 9 countries throughout her time in college. Today, Jun can be found writing code at, rock-climbing at the Seattle Bouldering Project, and mentoring students on college and career decisions.