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Sponsored Student Program adds virtual advising sessions

Filed in News and announcements by on May 24, 2019

Beginning June 4, the International Center’s Sponsored Student Program will offer virtual advising sessions. These sessions are available to all incoming or current international sponsored students. Virtual advising sessions are held from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursdays. Registration for virtual advising appointments is open now — […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Tuesday, May 21

Filed in News and announcements by on May 20, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Tuesday, May 21. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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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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University-related travel abroad must be registered in International Travel Registry

Filed in News and announcements by on May 6, 2019

The University of Missouri Collected Rules and Regulations have been expanded to require that the following types of university-related travel be registered in the International Travel Registry: MU students participating on university-related international activities, including conducting research, attending conferences or participating in any university-contracted travel abroad. Faculty, staff and volunteers leading MU study abroad programs […]

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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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2019 Bond International Scholar Award recipients announced

2019 Bond International Scholar Award recipients announced

The International Center is delighted to announce the fall 2019 and academic year 2019/20 Bond International Scholar Award recipients. This award is made possible by a generous endowment from the friends of retired U.S. Senator Christopher S. “Kit” Bond, in honor of his exemplary public service. The scholarship provides awards to MU undergraduate or graduate […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising cancellations for April

Filed in News and announcements by on April 8, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled on the following dates. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. Monday, April 15 Tuesday, April 16 Monday, April 22

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Welcome, Myle

Filed in News and announcements by on April 4, 2019
Welcome, Myle

The International Center is pleased to welcome Myle Duong as the new study abroad enrollment management coordinator. Originally from Iowa, Myle received her bachelor’s degree in global marketing from the University of Northern Iowa. Currently, she is completing a master’s degree in international higher education from Loyola University Chicago. Her passion for international education developed […]

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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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