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Thanksgiving lunch 2017

Filed in Feature, Multimedia, Photo by on November 21, 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  

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Pumpkin Carving Festival 2017

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on October 30, 2017
Pumpkin Carving Festival 2017

International students, scholars and their families enjoyed an evening of carving or decorating pumpkins and festive Halloween treats on Friday, Oct. 27. | photos by Erin Jorgensen  

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International Student Welcome: fall 2017

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on September 8, 2017
International Student Welcome: fall 2017

The International Center welcomed new international students to MU during International Student Welcome, Aug. 14-15, 2017. In addition to attending orientation sessions, students enjoyed Shakespeare’s pizza for lunch, a shopping trip to Walmart and the Picnic in the Park. | Photos by Jessi Dodge and Aubrey Siess  

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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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Kaleidoscope presentations at Russell Boulevard Elementary’s International Fair

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on March 20, 2017
Kaleidoscope presentations at Russell Boulevard Elementary’s International Fair

MU international students and scholars share information about their home countries and cultures during the Russell Boulevard Elementary International Fair as part of the International Center’s Kaleidoscope program. | Photos by Jessi Dodge  

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International Education Week 2016

Filed in Multimedia, News and announcements, Photo by on November 21, 2016
International Education Week 2016

Each year, the International Center coordinates MU’s celebration of International Education Week, an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. 2016 events included Study Abroad 20×20 and photo contest awards, Operation Passport reception with the provost and a Thanksgiving meal for international students and scholars who are new to MU. | […]

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Pumpkin carving 2016

Filed in Multimedia, News and announcements, Photo by on November 15, 2016
Pumpkin carving 2016

International students, scholars and their families gather Thursday, Oct. 27, as part of Multicultural Hour to celebrate Halloween by carving traditional jack-o’-lanterns. | Photos by Kayla Wolf  

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Scholar spotlight: Nadezhda Filimonova

Filed in Multimedia, Photo, Russia by on April 22, 2016
Scholar spotlight: Nadezhda Filimonova

  Home country: Russia Visa type: J-1 MU department: International Center Role at MU: Visiting scholar Path to MU: Nadezhda Filimonova is visiting the MU International Center as a 2016 participant in the Russian International Education Administration Program, which is facilitated by the Fulbright Program and the Institute for International Education. The program is specifically […]

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International scholar health insurance

Filed in Multimedia, Video by on February 3, 2016
International scholar health insurance

This video reviews the health insurance requirements that international scholars must maintain for themselves and their dependents during the entire duration of their stay at the University of Missouri.

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2016 New Year’s message

Filed in Multimedia, Video by on January 20, 2016
2016 New Year’s message

The International Center at the University of Missouri shares its New Year’s resolutions for 2016.

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