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2019 MU International Engagement Awards: Call for nominations

Filed in News and announcements by on April 16, 2019

The MU Council on International Initiatives, International Center and Office of the Vice Provost for International Programs seek outstanding faculty, staff and student nominations for the 2019 International Engagement Awards. The nomination deadline is Monday, Sept. 30. The International Engagement Awards recognize the exceptional work carried out by faculty, staff and students to internationalize the […]

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International Center closed 8:30–10 a.m. Thursday, April 18

Filed in News and announcements by on April 16, 2019

The International Center will be closed from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Thursday, April 18, for an all-staff meeting. Walk-in advising will take place as scheduled.

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2019 Bond International Scholar Award recipients announced

2019 Bond International Scholar Award recipients announced

The International Center is delighted to announce the fall 2019 and academic year 2019/20 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. The scholarship provides awards to MU undergraduate or graduate […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising cancellations for April

Filed in News and announcements by on April 8, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled on the following dates. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. Monday, April 15 Tuesday, April 16 Monday, April 22

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Welcome, Myle

Filed in News and announcements by on April 4, 2019
Welcome, Myle

The International Center is pleased to welcome Myle Duong as the new study abroad enrollment management coordinator. Originally from Iowa, Myle received her bachelor’s degree in global marketing from the University of Northern Iowa. Currently, she is completing a master’s degree in international higher education from Loyola University Chicago. Her passion for international education developed […]

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Funding opportunity for MU faculty at Ghent University in Belgium

Filed in News and announcements by on March 22, 2019

The International Center has an exciting opportunity for faculty interested in developing a relationship with our prestigious partner Ghent University in Belgium. As part of the Erasmus+ European Union program to promote comprehensive internationalization, Ghent is offering funding for one MU faculty member to job shadow, train or plan collaborations with faculty peers at Ghent. […]

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H-1B scholar walk-in advising canceled Thursday, March 21

Filed in News and announcements by on March 18, 2019

Walk-in advising for H-1B scholars will be canceled Thursday, March 21. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser or contact the International Center at 573-882-6007.

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A Celebration of Japan: Donated artifacts on display in Ellis Library

Filed in News and announcements by on March 13, 2019
A Celebration of Japan: Donated artifacts on display in Ellis Library

Exhibit information March 13–July 31, 2019 Ellis Library main floor exhibition cases The International Center is pleased to sponsor “A Celebration of Japan,” an exhibit of Japanese artifacts donated to the center by the Haley family. Ron, ’70, and the late Beverly (Grimes), ’69, Haley were both natives of Slater, Mo., a small rural town […]

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Welcome, Sarah

Filed in News and announcements by on March 12, 2019
Welcome, Sarah

The International Center is pleased to welcome Sarah Kumpula as a new international student adviser. Sarah is originally from northern Illinois and completed her bachelor’s degree in international studies with a minor in political science at MU. During her time as an undergraduate, she studied abroad in Ireland and completed an internship with the International […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Monday, March 11

Filed in News and announcements by on March 6, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Monday, March 11. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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