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International Center closed for Thanksgiving break

Filed in News and announcements by on November 22, 2017

The center will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from noon on Wednesday, Nov. 22, through Friday, Nov. 24. We will resume regular hours on Monday, Nov. 27. We wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

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Welcome, Heidi, Allison and Brendan

Filed in News and announcements by on November 20, 2017

The International Center is pleased to welcome three new members to its study abroad staff. Heidi Prillwitz joins the center as a senior study abroad coordinator. She holds a master’s degree in education and human development from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Taylor University in Indiana. […]

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International scholar walk-ins canceled Nov. 1–2

Filed in News and announcements by on October 24, 2017

Walk-in advising for international scholars is canceled for Wednesday, Nov. 1, and Thursday, Nov. 2. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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H-1B scholar walk-in advising canceled Sept. 26

Filed in News and announcements by on September 26, 2017

Walk-in advising for H-1B international scholars is canceled for Tuesday, Sept. 26. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. If you have an emergency, contact the International Center directly.

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Welcome, Aubrey and Chris

Filed in News and announcements by on September 13, 2017
Welcome, Aubrey and Chris

The International Center is pleased to welcome two new staff members, Aubrey Siess and Chris Huh. Aubrey Siess joins the center as a strategic communications associate. She has a degree in strategic communications and music from the University of the Ozarks with a minor in political science. As an undergraduate, she studied art and culture […]

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Request for proposals: Online International Learning Courses (Honors)

Filed in News and announcements by on September 8, 2017

Deadline: Oct. 2 The MU Honors College and the Office of the Vice Provost for International Programs, with support from the university, the Panda Charitable Foundation, and Andrew and Peggy Cherng, are accepting proposals from MU faculty who wish to integrate international and global learning into their courses through online methods. See the full request for proposals […]

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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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