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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 sponsored student walk-ins canceled Aug. 24 and 31

Filed in News and announcements by on August 24, 2017

Walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Thursday, Aug. 24, and Thursday, Aug. 31. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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Winter break 2017/18 and spring break 2018 faculty-led program information sessions

Filed in News and announcements by on August 23, 2017

Do something extraordinary this winter break or spring break and study abroad! Come to an information session to learn more about these great opportunities: INDIA: Public and Community Health: Health Sciences in India | 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, in 2206A Student Center NEW ZEALAND: Resources and Indigenous Peoples of Oceania | 3 p.m. Thursday, […]

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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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Sign up now to volunteer for International Student Welcome 2017

Filed in News and announcements by on June 14, 2017

Are you interested in taking a leadership role within the MU international community, building up your résumé and welcoming students from all over the world? Apply to be an International Student Welcome volunteer for fall 2017! As a volunteer, you will assist the International Center staff in creating a meaningful orientation experience for new international […]

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International sponsored student walk-ins canceled June 15

Filed in News and announcements by on June 12, 2017

Walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Thursday, June 15. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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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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