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International Center closed for Thanksgiving break

Filed in News and announcements by on November 19, 2018

The center will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from noon on Wednesday, Nov. 21, through Friday, Nov. 23. We will resume regular hours on Monday, Nov. 26. We wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

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Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Nov. 20-21

Filed in News and announcements by on November 16, 2018

International sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Tuesday, Nov. 20 and Wednesday, Nov. 21. If you need assistance during that time, please contact your adviser.

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2018 International Engagement Award recipients announced

Filed in News and announcements by on November 13, 2018
2018 International Engagement Award recipients announced

The International Center would like to congratulate the 2018 International Engagement Award recipients, Irene Juzkiw and Pilar Mendoza. These awards, presented by MU’s Council on International Initiatives, recognize meaningful and sustained commitments to international initiatives on behalf of the University of Missouri. Congratulations to both awardees for their accomplishments and their dedication to globalizing Mizzou. […]

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2018 Bond Scholar awardees announced

Filed in News and announcements by on November 13, 2018
2018 Bond Scholar awardees announced

The International Center is delighted to announce the first Bond International Scholar Award recipients. This award is made possible by a generous endowment from the friends of retired U.S. Senator Christopher S. “Kit” Bond, in honor of his exemplary public service. About the award: Bond, a sixth generation Missourian, was elected to the United States […]

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International scholar walk-ins canceled Nov. 6

Filed in News and announcements by on November 5, 2018

Walk-in advising for international scholars is canceled for Tuesday, Nov. 6 from 10 to 11 a.m. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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International sponsored student walk-ins canceled Oct. 30

Filed in News and announcements by on October 30, 2018

Walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Tuesday, Oct. 30. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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Info sessions: Summer 2019 faculty-led study abroad programs

Filed in News and announcements by on October 16, 2018

Do something extraordinary this summer and study abroad! Come to the information sessions to learn more about these great opportunities. GERMANY: World History on the German Stage 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, in N52 Memorial Union PERU: Spanish Language and Andean Society 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, in N52 Memorial Union FRANCE: French Language and Culture […]

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Welcome, Kristen

Filed in News and announcements by on September 12, 2018
Welcome, Kristen

The International Center is pleased welcome Kristen Carranza to its staff. Kristen will be serving as the document specialist for international sponsored students. She graduated from MU in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in English and Spanish, a minor in East Asian studies and a multicultural certificate. She also holds a TEFL certification from CIEE […]

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Phone scam advisory: Fraudulent message appears to impersonate Chinese Consulate

Filed in News and announcements by on September 5, 2018

The International Center warns all MU students, staff and faculty to beware of a fraudulent message impersonating the Chinese Consulate. The following email was sent to all MU international students and scholars regarding the message. Dear MU international students and scholars, Have you been contacted recently by someone saying they’re representing the China Consulate in […]

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New Bond International Scholars Award will offer $5,000 study abroad scholarships each semester

Filed in News and announcements by on August 29, 2018

The International Center is pleased to announce the Bond International Scholars Award, which will provide five $5,000 study abroad scholarships to MU students. This new award is the result of generous donations by friends of retired U.S. Senator Christopher S. “Kit” Bond in honor of his exemplary public service. Eligibility and application All full-time MU […]

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