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Recent blog posts

UMSL 2018 Bond International Scholar Reception

UMSL 2018 Bond International Scholar Reception

Filed in Blog, Feature by on December 6, 2018
My trip to Amsterdam

My trip to Amsterdam

by Selma Z. If you ever look at post cards of Amsterdam and you think “I want to go there”, you should! It’s exactly like the post cards. People are ridiculously nice and the food is to die for. The best part though has to be the culture and history. It’s so rich in history! […]

Filed in Blog, United Kingdom by on November 29, 2018
Notes from students: Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts

Notes from students: Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts

Interested in studying abroad in Ireland? Check out what students who recently studied on the Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts program had to say: Lukas Fryer, 2020, Film Studies “A Fantastic and Unforgettable Opportunity” As a film studies major, or as anyone with an appreciation for great art and culture, this study abroad […]

Filed in Blog, Ireland by on November 7, 2018

Recent multimedia posts

Scholar spotlight: Kayan Phoebe Wan

Scholar spotlight: Kayan Phoebe Wan

  Home country: China Visa type: H-1B MU department: Student Health Center Role at MU: Psychologist Path to MU: Phoebe Wan came to the United States 10 years ago as an international student, and moved to Columbia three years ago to work as a psychologist for the MU Student Health Center. Prior to MU, Wan […]

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on February 1, 2018
International Student Welcome: spring 2018

International Student Welcome: spring 2018

New international students enjoyed small groups, orientations sessions, campus tours and bowling during International Student Welcome. | photos by Aubrey Siess and Erin Jorgensen  

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on January 10, 2018
Thanksgiving lunch 2017

Thanksgiving lunch 2017

The International Center hosted a Thanksgiving lunch for international students and scholars new to MU on Friday, Nov. 17. There was live music performed by center staff members, a traditional Thanksgiving feast and notes of thanks written on leaves. | photos by Aubrey Siess  

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on November 21, 2017

Recent news and announcements

International Center closed for Thanksgiving break

The center will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from noon on Wednesday, Nov. 21, through Friday, Nov. 23. We will resume regular hours on Monday, Nov. 26. We wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

Filed in News and announcements by on November 19, 2018

Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Nov. 20-21

International sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Tuesday, Nov. 20 and Wednesday, Nov. 21. If you need assistance during that time, please contact your adviser.

Filed in News and announcements by on November 16, 2018
2018 International Engagement Award recipients announced

2018 International Engagement Award recipients announced

The International Center would like to congratulate the 2018 International Engagement Award recipients, Irene Juzkiw and Pilar Mendoza. These awards, presented by MU’s Council on International Initiatives, recognize meaningful and sustained commitments to international initiatives on behalf of the University of Missouri. Congratulations to both awardees for their accomplishments and their dedication to globalizing Mizzou. […]

Filed in News and announcements by on November 13, 2018