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International Center returns to regular hours

Filed in News and announcements by on August 2, 2019

Starting Monday, Aug. 5, the International Center returns to regular office hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday–Friday.

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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 awards more than $82,000 in study abroad scholarships for 2019

Filed in News and announcements by on May 31, 2019
International Center awards more than $82,000 in study abroad scholarships for 2019

The International Center was pleased to award $82,680 in study abroad scholarships to 132 MU students studying abroad in 2019. Students have the opportunity to apply for these scholarships as part of the study abroad application process. Congratulations to all the recipients! International Center Scholarship Provides need-, merit- and diversity-based awards to students participating in […]

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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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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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