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Walk-in advising cancellations for Aug. 13–16

Filed in News and announcements by on August 8, 2018

Walk-in advising sessions for international students and scholars will be canceled on the following dates: International scholars (J-1/H-1B) Monday, Aug. 13 Tuesday, Aug. 14 International students (F-1/J-1) Monday, Aug. 13 (morning and afternoon) Tuesday, Aug. 14 (afternoon only) International sponsored students (F-1/J-1) Monday, Aug. 13 Tuesday, Aug. 14 Wednesday, Aug. 15 Thursday, Aug. 16 If […]

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International Center returns to regular hours

Filed in News and announcements by on August 3, 2018

Starting Monday, Aug. 6, the International Center returns to regular office hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday–Friday.

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Walk-in advising cancellations for July 30, Aug. 1

Filed in News and announcements by on July 30, 2018

The following international student and scholar walk-in advising sessions are canceled this week: MONDAY, JULY 30: Walk-in advising for international (F-1/J-1) sponsored students is canceled. WEDNESDAY, AUG. 1: Walk-in advising for all international students and scholars is canceled. If you need assistance during a time walk-in advising is not available, please email your adviser.

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International Center closed for Independence Day

Filed in News and announcements by on July 3, 2018

The International Center will be closed beginning at noon Tuesday, July 3, through Wednesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. Wishing everyone a happy and safe Fourth of July celebration!

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International student walk-ins canceled Tuesday, June 19

Filed in News and announcements by on June 15, 2018

Walk-in advising for international (F-1/J-1) students is canceled for Tuesday, June 19. Regular walk-in advising will resume Wednesday, June 20. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. Note: This cancellation does not affect international sponsored students.

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Olga Allred to serve as J-1 scholar adviser

Filed in News and announcements by on June 13, 2018
Olga Allred to serve as J-1 scholar adviser

The International Center is pleased to announce that Olga Allred is the new J-1 scholar adviser. Olga is originally from the Republic of Moldova. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English and French from Moldova State University. Prior to joining the International Center, she worked for the MU Department of Residential Life, University Student Apartments […]

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2018 MU International Engagement Awards: Call for nominations — deadline Sept. 30

Filed in News and announcements by on June 4, 2018

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 2018 International Engagement Awards. The International Engagement Awards recognize the exceptional work carried out by faculty, staff and students to internationalize the University of Missouri. The awards recognize meaningful […]

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International Center hosts Work Authorization Training for Employers

Filed in News and announcements by on June 1, 2018
International Center hosts Work Authorization Training for Employers

On Thursday, May 24, the International Center hosted its first Work Authorization Training for Employers workshop. Representatives from several area businesses gained a better understanding of the federal regulations for hiring members of MU’s international community, as well as training on cultural considerations and guidance on helping international employees have a successful and professional work […]

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International Center closed today, May 30

Filed in News and announcements by on May 30, 2018

The International Center will be closed today, Wednesday, May 30, due to a water outage in the building. Regular office hours will resume Thursday, May 31. If you need assistance while the office is closed, please email your adviser.

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International Center closed noon–2 p.m. May 22

Filed in News and announcements by on May 22, 2018

The International Center will be closed today, May 22, from noon to 2 p.m. for an all-staff event. Afternoon international student (F-1/J-1) advising will be delayed today, but will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

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