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International Engagement Awards: 2017

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on April 25, 2017
International Engagement Awards: 2017

The International Engagement Awards, presented by the Council on International Initiatives, recognize the outstanding work carried out by faculty, staff and students to internationalize the University of Missouri. | Photos by Jessi Dodge  

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The Right Time to Visit the EU

Filed in Belgium, Blog by on April 24, 2017
The Right Time to Visit the EU

by Sheena R. “You definitely came to the EU at the right time…” This somewhat simple phrase became the underlying theme during the University of Missouri’s study abroad program in Brussels. Along with 12 other students from a variety of disciplines, I chose to spend my spring break learning about the policies and institutions of […]

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Blisters are a blessing

Filed in Blog, Italy by on April 21, 2017
Blisters are a blessing

by Christa C. I was fortunate enough to grow up traveling all over the country with my family. Both of my parents’ parents have a passion for traveling that they passed down to my parents, who have passed it to my sister and me. When we grew up, it was no surprise that we both […]

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Workshop: Fulbright Opportunities for Faculty

Filed in Uncategorized by on April 20, 2017
Workshop: Fulbright Opportunities for Faculty

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Faculty-led study abroad info sessions: spring 2017

Filed in Uncategorized by on April 17, 2017
Faculty-led study abroad info sessions: spring 2017

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International student travel signatures

Filed in Feature by on April 15, 2017
International student travel signatures

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International Engagement Awards Ceremony

Filed in Uncategorized by on April 14, 2017
International Engagement Awards Ceremony

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Scholar spotlight: Alena Enaryeva

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on April 10, 2017
Scholar spotlight: Alena Enaryeva

  Home country: Russia Visa type: J-1 MU department: International Center Role at MU: Visiting scholar Path to MU: Alena Enaryeva is a member of the 2017 Fulbright Russian International Education Administration program. The program includes several components, including academic, networking and practicum, through which Enaryeva has spent time at universities and conferences in Indiana, […]

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International scholar, sponsored student walk-ins canceled April 11

Filed in News and announcements by on April 10, 2017

Walk-in advising for international scholars (J-1 and H-1B)and sponsored students is canceled for Tuesday, April 11. Walk-in advising for H-1B scholars is also canceled for Wednesday, April 12. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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A town preserved: Visiting the UNESCO heritage village of Bruges

Filed in Belgium, Blog by on April 6, 2017
A town preserved: Visiting the UNESCO heritage village of Bruges

by Olivia P. On April 1, the last full day of our spring break program in Belgium, we got to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bruges. This charming town has been preserved in its most natural state and is littered with historical buildings, ornate churches and old-school marketplaces. Visiting Bruges was the equivalent […]

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