Category: Uses of Technology and Social Media in International Education

Optional Practical Training: Helping International Students Find Jobs Using Social Media

Friday, Jun 2
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Table 19

This poster explores different ways to help Optional Practical Training (OPT) students succeed in their journey of finding a job by using social media.

Adriana Ota-Kotner

DSO/ARO
University of California-San Diego Extension
La Jolla, CA

Adriana Ota-Kotner is an International Student/Scholar Advisor (DSO and ARO) at UC San Diego Extension, San Diego - California. Adriana graduated from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education and Sports in July 2000. After receiving her education in Brazil, Adriana was a recipient of the Monbukagakushou Sholarship where she completed her Master of Science in Health and Sports Science from University of Tsukuba - Japan in March 2005.
Adriana has been in her current position as International Student Advisor at UC San Diego Extension since July 2013. Her previous work was at San Diego University for Integrative Studies as an International Student Advisor as well. One of her last achievement was the completion of a Professional Certificate in Career Advising at UC San Diego Extension in September 2016.