It is important for women to know what questions are illegal/inappropriate for an employer to ask and how to negotiate prices since women earn 78-80% compared to men.
Georgetown University has provided a resource that tell women what questions are illegal for an interviewer/employer to ask.
International students face a unique process. If they are here on a student visa, they cannot work a job outside of the university they are attending. However, after they graduate they can apply for other visas.
International students may also have to understand the culture of America better. Read about the Importance of Small Talk and What Things About American Culture Should Foreigners Know. These sources were provided by Georgetown University.
Q: Should I list my immigration status?
Q: Can employers limit their interviewing to United States Citizens?
If asked “which country are you a citizen of?” or another inappropriate question you could respond, however it may jeopardize your chances of getting hired. You could respond with “I am eligible to work in the United States.”
Contact the Asbury University Office of Intercultural Life if you have questions.
The terms “Student of Color” or “Person of Color” have been getting a lot of push back recently. Black people feel that white people are using the term “people of color” as an out for not saying “black” or identifying them correctly.