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COVID-19: MU cancels summer 2020 study abroad programs

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International Center advising moves to virtual sessions

Filed in News and announcements by on March 18, 2020

Due to University of Missouri guidance encouraging campus employees to work remotely, all International Center advising for international students and scholars and study abroad is now being offered as virtual sessions. See the advising page for more details.

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COVID-19: Message to international students regarding leaving campus

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COVID-19: Update for international students and scholars

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COVID-19 updates

Filed in Feature by on March 13, 2020
COVID-19 updates

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Creative connection

Filed in Blog, Country, Spain by on March 13, 2020
Creative connection

by Kelli D. Have you ever fallen half in love with a stranger? The moment when you meet eyes with someone on the bus or you say hello in the museum, never to meet again? These fleeting encounters are a unique kind of connection enhanced by the lack of communication after the experience. Last week, […]

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COVID-19: MU canceling all study abroad programs for spring 2020

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COVID-19: Guidance for MU departments planning to host international scholars

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El Castillo Santa Barbara

Filed in Blog, Spain by on March 11, 2020
El Castillo Santa Barbara

by Kelli D. In the southeastern part of Spain, the Valencia region, there is a city called Alicante. Here, there are students from all over the world, Mediterranean beaches all across Costa Blanca and, most famously, El Castillo Santa Barbara. With a simple Google search it can be found as an icon of Alicante. In […]

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Las palmeras

Filed in Blog, Spain by on March 11, 2020
Las palmeras

by Kelli D. When I go for walks I cannot help but notice the simple beauty in the trees. Their bark texture is so rugged, varied and easy to climb. I love the way that the leaves flutter in the wind like fur. Every aspect of them feels so foreign to me and my Midwestern […]

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