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International Center to close for 2017 total eclipse

Filed in News and announcements by on August 16, 2017
International Center to close for 2017 total eclipse

The International Center will close from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21, for the total solar eclipse. Some walk-in advising will be affected that day: International (F-1/J-1) student walk-in advising will end at 11 a.m. International (H-1B/J-1) scholar walk-in advising will be canceled For more information about the eclipse and to see related […]

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Walk-in advising cancellations for Aug. 10–17

Filed in News and announcements by on August 8, 2017

Walk-in advising sessions for international students and scholars will be canceled on the following dates: International scholars (J-1/H-1B) Monday, Aug. 14 Tuesday, Aug. 15 International students (F-1/J-1) Monday, Aug. 14 (morning and afternoon) Tuesday, Aug. 15 (afternoon only) International sponsored students (F-1/J-1) Thursday, Aug. 10 Monday, Aug. 14 Tuesday, Aug. 15 Wednesday, Aug. 16 Thursday, […]

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International Center returns to regular office hours

Filed in News and announcements by on August 7, 2017

Starting today, Monday, Aug. 7, the International Center returns to regular office hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday–Friday.

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International Center closed July 4; sponsored student advising canceled July 3–5

Filed in News and announcements by on June 28, 2017

The International Center will be closed Tuesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Additionally, walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Monday, July 3, and Wednesday, July 5. 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 Center closed noon–1:30 p.m. May 18

Filed in News and announcements by on May 15, 2017

The International Center will be closed from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 18, so all staff can participate in the center’s staff appreciation picnic. Additionally, international sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled for that afternoon. International student walk-in advising and the J-1 scholar orientation will take place as scheduled that afternoon.

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International Center adopts summer hours

Filed in News and announcements by on May 11, 2017

From Monday, May 15, through Friday, Aug. 4, the International Center will adopt the following office hours: 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday Regular office hours will resume Monday, Aug. 7.

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UM South Africa Education Program call for proposals

Filed in News and announcements by on May 4, 2017

Deadline: 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 The International Center encourages interested faculty to respond to the call for proposals to support productive collaborations between the University of Missouri, University of the Western Cape and, potentially, other institutions in South Africa. This is an excellent opportunity to obtain seed funding that will extend or expand […]

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International scholar, sponsored student walk-ins canceled April 11

Filed in News and announcements by on April 10, 2017

Walk-in advising for international scholars (J-1 and H-1B)and sponsored students is canceled for Tuesday, April 11. Walk-in advising for H-1B scholars is also canceled for Wednesday, April 12. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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2017 MU International Engagement Awards: Call for nominations — deadline April 5

Filed in News and announcements by on March 15, 2017

Extended deadline: April 5, 2017 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 2017 International Engagement Awards. The MU International Engagement Awards recognize the exceptional work carried out by faculty, staff and students to internationalize the University of […]

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Welcome, Alena Enaryeva

Filed in News and announcements, Russia by on March 14, 2017
Welcome, Alena Enaryeva

The International Center is pleased to welcome Alena Enaryeva, who is visiting MU as part of the Fulbright Russian International Education Administration Program. Enaryeva is a translator/interpreter and international projects specialist at the International Office of Dostoevsky Omsk State University in Omsk, Russia. She graduated from the Omsk Institute of Foreign Languages with a degree […]

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