September 24, 2012 Week 1 4000 East 30th Avenue, Bldg 11, Room 235 ■ Eugene, OR 97405 ■ Phone 541-463-3434 ■ Fax:541-463-4152 ■ www.lanecc.edu/international SPOTLIGHT From left to right: To help you get to know us a little better, each week we focus on one member of our international student family, a Lane faculty or staff member, or a Lane department or program. Back row: Chris, Colby, Jane, Jen International Programs Middle row: Alicia, Jennifer, Beth Front row: Shi Nae, Dao Lane International Programs only exists because you do! The department consists of nine dedicated staff members who help international students from the time they apply to Lane until the time they graduate. All international students meet us at orientation, but we are also here to help you after that with housing & homestay, cultural adjustment, academic and immigration advising, and referrals to other Lane departments and staff who can help you along every step of the way. We are happy to serve international students and look forward to seeing you in our office in Building 11, Room 235! International Programs 2012 BE A STAR weekly expression TGIF Acronym for "Thank God it's Friday". Used to express the joy you feel in knowing that the work/school week has officially ended and that you have two days off to enjoy! If you would like to be featured in LIT, please send an email to email@example.com with your most glamorous picture and the following information: name, country, age, major, favorite food, hobbies & interests, dream vacation, what you miss most from your home country or your biggest culture shock, what you like the best about the U.S., Oregon, Eugene or Lane. Please send your submission by Wednesday for publication the following week or in future editions.