Congratulations on your recent voyage abroad!  We know you are excited and brimming with stories of your experiences abroad and insights into your host country’s culture.  Might you be looking for a captive audience with whom to share those experiences, or are you seeking new ways to study, travel, or work abroad again?  If so, then we invite you to attend the next Lessons From Abroad Oregon Returnee Conference on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Portland Community College Cascade Campus.

LFA Oregon 2017 Conference Schedule

A finalized schedule for the day will be posted here by September 1st.

Conference highlights include:

  • Meeting other recent study abroad returnees from all over the region
  • Hearing from dynamic and motivating keynote speakers
  • Learning how to talk about your newly acquired global skills in a job interview
  • Discovering how you can work or study abroad after graduation
  • Networking with professionals working in internationally-focused jobs
  • Staying connected to and sharing stories about your study abroad experience

This is a great opportunity to network with other students and professionals.  We ask that you dress business casual if you are comfortable doing so. Please also bring two copies of your resume.


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Lodging and Directions

Details on nearby hotels, dining and directions to the conference will be posted a few months before the conference. Check back for more details.

Event Poster

We will post the event flier a few months in advance of the conference for you to download, print and share.

We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please email us at oregon@lessonsfromabroad.org.

The Lessons From Abroad Oregon Planning Committee


Past LFA Oregon Conferences

(9 years as the Northwest Returnee Conference prior to joining LFA)

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Oregon Conference Acknowledgements
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