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COVID-19: Study abroad program cancellations for Italy

Filed in COVID-19, News and announcements by on February 28, 2020

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COVID-19: Study abroad program cancellations for China, South Korea

Filed in COVID-19, News and announcements by on February 27, 2020

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International Center awards five students study abroad planning scholarship

Filed in News and announcements by on February 21, 2020
International Center awards five students study abroad planning scholarship

University of Missouri’s International Center is pleased to announce the recipients of the first Council on International Initiatives Study Abroad Scholarship: Marc Brazeal, Katelynn Montgomery, Jacob Salk, Lynnya Simmons and Alejandra Vargas. The annual CII Scholarship provides $2,000 towards study abroad per recipient. This scholarship, available to MU freshmen and sophomores planning to study abroad, […]

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MU International Center staff member selected for flagship fellowship program

Filed in News and announcements by on February 13, 2020
MU International Center staff member selected for flagship fellowship program

The MU International Center is pleased to announce that NAFSA: Association of International Educators has selected SEVIS compliance coordinator Chris Huh to participate in the 2020 NAFSA RISE Fellowship. NAFSA’s fellowship is a two-year program given to international education practitioners and professionals across the United States. As a flagship diversity, equity and inclusion program, the […]

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Call for nominations: MU Study Abroad Teaching Excellence Award

Filed in News and announcements by on February 12, 2020

MU International Programs seeks outstanding faculty nominations for the inaugural Study Abroad Teaching Excellence Award. The nomination deadline is Monday, March 30, 2020. This award recognizes the exceptional and meaningful work carried out by faculty in global teaching, student learning and curriculum design for MU faculty-led study abroad programs. This award is open to faculty […]

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Call for proposals: Funding support for research collaborations through Tri-Continental Partnership

Filed in News and announcements by on February 12, 2020

The Tri-Continental Partnership (3C) is a trilateral agreement between the University of Missouri, the University of the Western Cape in South Africa and Ghent University in Belgium. The MU Council on International Initiatives invites proposals from MU faculty to support research collaborations with 3C partners. Details Five awards of up to $2,500 will be granted […]

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International Center will close at noon today, Wednesday, Feb. 5

Filed in News and announcements by on February 5, 2020

The International Center will close at noon today, Wednesday, Feb. 5, due to winter weather. All International Center events scheduled for this afternoon are canceled. Please refer to the MU Alert website for additional information and future updates.

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COVID-19: Message to MU students abroad

Filed in COVID-19, News and announcements by on January 31, 2020

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COVID-19: Message to MU students and scholars from China

Filed in COVID-19, News and announcements by on January 31, 2020

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Sponsored Student Newsletter: Spring 2020

Filed in News and announcements by on January 30, 2020
Sponsored Student Newsletter: Spring 2020

Greetings from the MU Sponsored Student Program! This newsletter includes updates and information that we hope will be useful to our students, departments and sponsoring organizations. Last semester, we began implementing virtual advising sessions. We also added an additional in-person advising session to our existing schedule. We hope these changes will continue to improve how […]

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