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News and announcements – Study abroad

2018 call for proposals: Short-term study abroad programs

Filed in News and announcements by on October 18, 2017

Deadline for submission: Jan. 27, 2018 Short-term faculty-led programs are programs on which University of Missouri faculty or adjunct faculty provide academic instruction abroad for MU credit. These programs are typically up to eight weeks in length and are offered during the summer term, winter break or spring break. The International Center study abroad staff […]

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Info sessions: Summer 2018 faculty-led study abroad programs

Filed in News and announcements by on October 17, 2017

Do something extraordinary this summer and study abroad! Come to the information sessions to learn more about these great opportunities. ITALY: Communication and Culture in Tuscany 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30, in 1209A&B Student Center   SOUTH AFRICA: Health Science Internship in South Africa 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, in 2206A Student Center   IRELAND: […]

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Welcome, Aubrey and Chris

Filed in News and announcements by on September 13, 2017
Welcome, Aubrey and Chris

The International Center is please to welcome two new staff members, Aubrey Siess and Chris Huh. Aubrey Siess has a degree in strategic communications and music from the University of the Ozarks with a minor in political science. As an undergraduate, she studied art and culture in Italy and Spain. She looks forward to pursuing […]

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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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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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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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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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International Center adopts summer hours

Filed in News and announcements by on May 11, 2017

From Monday, May 15, through Friday, Aug. 4, the International Center will adopt the following office hours: 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday Regular office hours will resume Monday, Aug. 7.

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