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Pumpkin Carving Festival

Filed in Uncategorized by on October 18, 2017
Pumpkin Carving Festival

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2018 call for proposals: Short-term study abroad programs

Filed in News and announcements by on October 18, 2017

Deadline for submission: Jan. 27, 2018 Short-term faculty-led programs are programs on which University of Missouri faculty or adjunct faculty provide academic instruction abroad for MU credit. These programs are typically up to eight weeks in length and are offered during the summer term, winter break or spring break. The International Center study abroad staff […]

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Kaleidoscope recruitment

Filed in Feature by on October 17, 2017
Kaleidoscope recruitment

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Info sessions: Summer 2018 faculty-led study abroad programs

Filed in News and announcements by on October 17, 2017

Do something extraordinary this summer and study abroad! Come to the information sessions to learn more about these great opportunities. ITALY: Communication and Culture in Tuscany 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30, in 1209A&B Student Center   SOUTH AFRICA: Health Science Internship in South Africa 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, in 2206A Student Center   IRELAND: […]

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Getting cultured and confused in Gyeongsangdo

Filed in Blog, South Korea by on October 6, 2017
Getting cultured and confused in Gyeongsangdo

by Megan I. It’s Chuseok break out here in Korea — which we foreigners all seem to have collectively agreed is “Korean Thanksgiving” — and you know what that means! It means nothing is open and you’re all alone because you, lonely foreigner, do not have a Korean family to cook you amazing Korean food […]

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International sponsored student walk-ins canceled Oct. 10

Filed in News and announcements by on October 5, 2017

Walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Tuesday, Oct. 10. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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International Center welcomes sponsored students from Pakistan, Tunisia

Filed in News and announcements by on October 2, 2017

The MU International Center is pleased to welcome three international students to campus as part of two U.S. Department of State scholarship programs: Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan and Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program’s Tunisia Undergraduate Scholarship Program. Salman Ali and Uzair come to MU through the Global UGRAD-Pakistan program, which places participants at U.S. […]

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International sponsored student walk-ins canceled Sept. 28

Filed in News and announcements by on September 28, 2017

Walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Thursday, Sept. 28. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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International student updates: fall 2017

Filed in News and announcements by on September 27, 2017

From the International Center Optional Practical Training Workshops All F-1 students planning to apply for OPT work authorization are required to attend an OPT workshop. Workshops are held weekly and take place in the International Center (N52 Memorial Union). To see workshop dates and sign up, go to the International Center calendar. Kaleidoscope Kaleidoscope is […]

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H-1B scholar walk-in advising canceled Sept. 26

Filed in News and announcements by on September 26, 2017

Walk-in advising for H-1B international scholars is canceled for Tuesday, Sept. 26. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. If you have an emergency, contact the International Center directly.

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