Workshops, Trips & Tours give students even more opportunities to practice English, improve communication skills, connect with our community & explore New York City.
CURRENT & UPCOMING:
How to Use Zoom
Tuesday, Jun. 30 | 3pm (for students)
Thursday, Jul. 2 | 1pm (for volunteers)
Join us for an online workshop about Zoom, the video app we use for online classes. We will share basic features, tips & etiquette for using this app.
Open to current students & volunteers. Sign up for one session with Silvana.
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT WORKSHOP
Immigrants' Right to Protest: Protections & Risks
Wednesday, Jul. 1 | 12–1:30pm (Spanish)
Thursday, Jul. 2 | 12–1:30pm (English)
"I'm not a U.S. citizen. Can I protest? Is it safe to protest? What happens if I'm arrested during the protest?"
Get answers to these questions & more during our online workshop. Learn about ways to participate in our democracy, engage in protests, & protect your rights no matter your immigration status. Led by experts from Catholic Charities' Immigration Legal Services Staff.
Offered in both English & Spanish. Open to International Center students. Sign up with Silvana.
Wednesdays | July 1, 15, 22 & 29
In this workshop participants will have a chance to learn about apps, including Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, and WhatsApp as well as common computer functions and services such as Google Drive. The focus of each session will be determined based on participant need. When registering for the workshop, please indicate which topics and questions you’d like to discuss.
Open to current students & volunteers. Sign up with Silvana.
6-Week Summer Book Club
Wednesdays | Through–Jul. 15
NOTE: Students must attend ALL 6 book club meetings.
Open to members at High Intermediate & Advanced Levels. Space is limited & registration is required.
Job Interview Skills
Friday | Jul. 31
Learn & practice job interview skills in this online workshop led by volunteers from HSBC.
Space is limited. Open to current students & volunteers. Sign up with Anna.
Workshops focus on skills like academic & creative writing, finances, computers & technology, higher education, job training & more.
Led by experienced volunteers, workshops are free & open to current members of the International Center.
Trips & Tours
Our Trips & Tours program is paused until further notice.
Each month, volunteers lead groups of students on trips & tours around New York City, including museums, landmarks, walking tours, performances & more.
Previous trips have included: