Rochester Area

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 first annual Lessons From Abroad Rochester Area Study Abroad Returnee Conference.

The conference will take place on September 30, 2017 at SUNY Geneseo, so make sure to check back for details!

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 and bring several copies of your resume.

2017 Conference Schedule:

A schedule will be posted a few months before the conference.


Students, staff and exhibitors will be able to register online for the conference a few months before the event. Please make sure to check back for more details.

We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please email us at

The Lessons From Abroad Rochester Area Planning Committee