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Walk-in advising cancellations for July 3-5

Filed in News and announcements by on June 24, 2019

Please note the following cancellations for walk-in advising. Wednesday, July 3: International sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Thursday, July 4: International Center closed for Independence Day, all walk-in advising canceled Friday, July 5: International student walk-in advising canceled

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SEVIS fees to increase starting June 24

Filed in News and announcements by on June 12, 2019

The U.S. Student Exchange and Visitor Program recently announced changes to its fees. These changes will be implemented at midnight EDT on June 24, 2019, and will impact international students and scholars on specific visas.   F-1/J-1 international students If you will apply for an F-1 or J-1 visa, you are required to pay an […]

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H-1B walk-in advising canceled Tuesday, June 11

Filed in News and announcements by on June 10, 2019

Walk-in advising for H-1B scholars is canceled for Tuesday, June 11. J-1 scholar walk-in advising will held as scheduled. If you need assistance during that time, please contact your adviser.

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International Center closed 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Thursday, June 6

Filed in News and announcements by on May 31, 2019

The International Center will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, June 6, for an all-staff event. Morning walk-in advising for international students will end at 11:30 a.m. on this day, but afternoon walk-in advising for international and sponsored students will be held as scheduled.

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International Center summer hours

Filed in News and announcements by on May 16, 2019

From Monday, May 20, through Friday, Aug. 2, the International Center will adopt the following summer hours: 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday Regular office hours will resume Monday, Aug. 5.

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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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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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