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International Education Week 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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International Education Week 2015

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on December 2, 2015
International Education Week 2015

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. Events included Study Abroad 20×20 and photo contest awards, The International Experience at MU: How Mizzou Measures Up, and a Thanksgiving meal for new international students and scholars. | photos by […]

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Fulbright Welcome Dinner 2015

Filed in Multimedia, Photo by on November 10, 2015
Fulbright Welcome Dinner 2015

Oct. 22, 2015, marked the fifth annual Fulbright dinner, an event to welcome visiting Fulbright students from around the world. For more information on how the International Center works with international sponsored students at MU, go to: international.missouri.edu/sponsored-students. | Photos by Claire Rounkles  

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Scholar spotlight: Olga Us

Filed in Multimedia, Photo, Russia by on April 23, 2015
Scholar spotlight: Olga Us

  Home country: Russia Visa type: J-1 MU department: International Center Role at MU: Visiting scholar Path to MU: Olga Us is a 2015 participant in the Russian International Education Administration Program, which is facilitated by the Fulbright Program and the Institute for International Education. This program is specifically designed for Russians in the field […]

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Scholar spotlight: Barbara Gandolfi

Filed in Italy, Multimedia, Photo by on March 10, 2015
Scholar spotlight: Barbara Gandolfi

  Home country: Italy Visa type: H-1B MU department: Veterinary medicine Role at MU: Assistant research professor Path to MU: After completing post-doctoral work at the University of California, Davis, Gandolfi accepted an asssistant research professor position with the MU School of Veterinary Medicine. The position gave her more experience in competitive genetics, which was […]

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Scholar spotlight: Ying Peng

Filed in China, Multimedia, Photo by on March 10, 2015
Scholar spotlight: Ying Peng

  Home country: China Visa type: H-1B MU department: Veterinary medicine Role at MU: Post-doctoral fellow Path to MU: Peng came to MU for the opportunity to work on infectious disease research at the MU Laboratory for Infectious Disease Research, a regional biocontainment laboratory facility. Current work: Peng is currently working on the pathogen Coxiella […]

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