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Immigration Roadmap 2018

Immigration Roadmap:  Navigating the Intersection of U.S. immigration and Employment
Thursday, March 29 | 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM | Avery Dining Hall and Library

The International Offices will host a half-day conference for international students and scholars to learn more about how U.S. immigration and employment work together. Come hear experienced Immigration Attorneys and Employment Specialists speak about these important topics. Bring your resume to our open Kiosk to get helpful tips.  We will also have Kiosks to help with your specific immigration questions, provide you with interview tips, how to understand U.S. benefits, and how to use LinkedIn as a personal marketing tool. We look forward to seeing you there.

Conference Schedule
Registration check-in and Breakfast | 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM

Self-Sponsored Green Cards | 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM | Attorney Cliff Rosenthal, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP
This session will provide strategies, general criteria, timelines, and costs of self-sponsored green card petitions.

U.S. Job Search and Cultural Perspectives | 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM | Kylene Barker, Director and Liz Dorfman, Senior Recruiter, Employment and Recruiting Services, Caltech
Learn more about expectations and general protocols regarding your U.S. job search

Lunch Break | 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Post-OPT Visas for the Private Sector, Standard Options, New Possibilities, and the Current Climate | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Attorney Kathy Grzegorek, Stone, Grzegorek, and Gonzalez LLP
This session will provide information about nonimmigrant options for industry.

Previously-Recorded Employment Sessions
You can watch previous Immigration Roadmap sessions online.  Click the links below and log in with your access.caltech information:

Nonimmigrant Options for Industry
Attorney Tien-Li Loke Walsh, Loke Walsh Immigration Law, PC

University Sponsored Green Cards
Marjory Gooding, International Offices at Caltech and JPL

Self-Sponsored Green Cards
Attorney Adam Green, Law Offices of Adam Green

Nonimmigrant Options in Academia
Apri Pisano, International Scholar Services

Career Fairs for Caltech Community Members
The Caltech Career Development Center hosts two career fairs each year.  The events are open to Caltech undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and recent alumni.