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Calendar of MU international events

Oct 20, 2017
(more dates through Jan 4, 2018)
International Student Workshop: Optional Practical Training

Optional practical training is employment authorization that allows international students in F-1 status to work off-campus in positions directly to their major field of study. All international...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: N52 (International Center) Memorial Student Union

Oct 25, 2017
(more dates through Dec 6, 2017)
Mizzou Mandarin

Mizzou Mandarin, a program of the MU Confucius Institute, offers an opportunity for all MU undergraduates, graduates, faculty, staff and community members to deepen their understanding of another...

Time: 7 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.

Location: Rooms 201, 202, & 203 Arts & Science Building

Oct 26, 2017
(more dates through May 10, 2018)
Global Crossings

Thursdays, in The Bridge! Come network with globally-minded Tigers! Global Crossings’ mission is to connect our shared humanity with weekly opportunities for Mizzou Ed and campus community members...

Time: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Location: 220, The Bridge Townsend Hall

Oct 27, 2017 Pumpkin Carving Festival

Come carve a pumpkin with us! Refreshments, pumpkins and carving materials provided. Let us know you're coming: international.missouri.edu/pumpkin-rsvp

Time: 5 p.m.- 7 p.m.

Location: N201/202 Memorial Student Union

Oct 30, 2017 Study abroad info session: Communication and Culture in Tuscany

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Communication and Culture in Tuscany program in Siena, Italy. Learn and apply cross-cultural communication theories through visits to businesses, local...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: 1209A&B MU Student Center

Nov 1, 2017 Study abroad info session: Health Science Internship in South Africa

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Health Science Internship in South Africa program in Cape Town, South Africa. Observe a health system abroad. Learn to connect environmental, social and...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: 2206A MU Student Center

Nov 1, 2017 Study abroad info session: Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts program in Galway, Ireland. Explore the Irish west from the lively and historic Galway town, including a...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: 2206A MU Student Center

Nov 2, 2017 Study abroad info session: Culture, Public Health and Social Services: Exploring Greece

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Culture, Public Health and Social Services: Exploring Greece program in Athens and Larissa, Greece. Gain an understanding of Greece's public health issues,...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: 1209A&B MU Student Center

Nov 2, 2017 Multicultural Hour: Fresh Off the Boat — Life of Immigrants in America

Multicultural Hour is a weekly, informal roundtable discussion where international students and visiting scholars are invited to interact with domestic students and other Americans. This event is...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: N222/223 Memorial Student Union

Nov 2, 2017 Study abroad info session: French Language and Culture

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the French Language and Culture program in Lyon and Paris, France. See the sights of Paris before traveling to Lyon to live with a host family. Improve your...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: 1209A&B MU Student Center

Nov 2, 2017 Festival of South African Dance

This spectacular show features both the gumboots and pantsula dance companies, combining these unique South African dance cultures for a amazing performance. Real Actions Pantsula was established...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Jesse Auditorium

Nov 6, 2017 Study abroad info session: Spanish Language and Andean Society

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Spanish Language and Andean Society program in Lima and Cusco, Peru. Immerse yourself in Lima, the City of Kings, while improving your Spanish language...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: 1209A&B MU Student Center

Nov 6, 2017 More Than One Story: Immigrants in the United States

In light of national conversations on immigration in the United States, the public often has one view of the immigrant. Join us for More Than One Story: Immigrants in the United States for a panel,...

Time: 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Location: 314 Hill Hall

Nov 7, 2017 Study abroad info session: Work, Human Rights and Social Determinants of Health

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Work, Human Rights and Social Determinants of Health program in Santo Domingo and Santiago, Dominican Republic. Explore intersections of labor conditions,...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 8, 2017 Study abroad info session: Going Dutch: Renaissance to Contemporary Art

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Going Dutch: Renaissance to Contemporary Art program in Haarlem, Netherlands. Study drawing, painting or photography with individual instruction,...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: 207 Fine Arts Building - Art

Nov 9, 2017 Multicultural Hour: Thai Cultural Day — The Culture of Thailand

Multicultural Hour is a weekly, informal roundtable discussion where international students and visiting scholars are invited to interact with domestic students and other Americans. This event is...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: S204 Memorial Student Union

Nov 9, 2017 Study abroad info session: Spanish Language, Literature and Culture

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Spanish Language, Literature and Culture program in Oviedo, Spain. Immerse yourself in Spanish culture while living with a host family. Enjoy the sights,...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: 2206A MU Student Center

Nov 13, 2017 Confucius Institute Day Performance

In celebration of Confucius Institute Day, we are pleased to welcome the Chinese performance group from Capital Normal University in Beijing. Sample a variety of traditional Chinese art forms...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Missouri Theatre

Nov 14, 2017 International Education Week

It's International Education Week! Celebrate by applying to study abroad this summer through CAFNR! You have many exciting places to choose from: Australia, Bulgaria, Costa Rica, Czech Republic,...

Time: 12 a.m.

Nov 14, 2017
(more dates through Dec 5, 2017)
Workshop: Developing a Proposal for a Short-term Faculty-led Program

The goal of the workshop is to provide participants with the information needed to complete a successful proposal for a new study abroad program. Participants have an opportunity to network with...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 15, 2017 Study abroad info session: World History on the German Stage

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the World History on the German Stage program in Berlin and Leipzig, Germany. Study German language and culture while earning six credits. Examine the cultural,...

Time: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 15, 2017 Study abroad info session: Developing Dynamics of Democracy

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Developing Dynamics of Democracy program in Prague, Czech Republic. "Unpack" the term democracy, exploring its history, development and practice. Study...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 15, 2017 Pablo Ferrandez

Awarded the coveted ICMA 2016 “Young Artist of the Year”, and prizewinner at the XV International Tchaikovsky Competition, Pablo Ferrández is praised for his authenticity and hailed by critics as...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Missouri Theatre

Nov 16, 2017 Workshop: Health, Safety and Security in Faculty-led Study Abroad Programs: New program leaders

Required for all MU faculty, staff and student assistants planning to lead study abroad programs, the goals of this workshop are to assist program directors in understanding their roles and...

Time: 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Location: 1209A&B MU Student Center

Nov 16, 2017 Multicultural Hour: The Spirit of Thanksgiving

Multicultural Hour is a weekly, informal roundtable discussion where international students and visiting scholars are invited to interact with domestic students and other Americans. This event is...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: S204 Memorial Student Union

Nov 29, 2017 Study abroad info session: Comparative Criminal and Juvenile Justice

Study abroad during summer 2018 on the Comparative Criminal and Juvenile Justice program in Brisbane and Gold Coast, Australia. Explore criminal and juvenile justice approaches in correctional...

Time: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 30, 2017 Multicultural Hour: Semester Wrap-up Party

Multicultural Hour is a weekly, informal roundtable discussion where international students and visiting scholars are invited to interact with domestic students and other Americans. This event is...

Time: 4 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: S304 Memorial Student Union

Dec 2, 2017 Danú: ‘Féile Na Nollag’ (A Christmas Gathering)

The acclaimed Irish ensemble, Danú, celebrates Christmas with ‘Féile Na Nollag’ (A Christmas Gathering). Christmas in Ireland is one of the most important holidays for families and friends. Local...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Missouri Theatre

Dec 4, 2017 The Great Russian Nutcracker

Bring the whole family for the sweetest Christmas celebration of the season! Experience the exquisite artistry of world-class Russian dancers, playful puppets and the unmatched splendor of hand...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Jesse Auditorium

Dec 5, 2017 Workshop: Health, Safety and Security in Faculty-led Study Abroad Programs: Returning program leaders

Offered for all MU faculty, staff and student assistants who have led at least two international programs, this shortened health and safety refresher workshop will include an overview of changes to...

Time: 2 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Location: 2205A MU Student Center

Feb 16, 2018 Dublin Irish Dance: Stepping Out

A dance troupe of world champion Irish step dancers together with a sensational eight member traditional Irish band and vocalist. Dublin Irish Dance is an exhilarating company whose members have...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Jesse Auditorium

Apr 6, 2018 Cameron Carpenter: International Touring Organ

Cameron Carpenter is smashing the stereotypes of organists and organ music worldwide, and all the while generating international acclaim and controversy unprecedented in his field. After launching...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Missouri Theatre

Apr 24, 2018 Moscow Festival Ballet: Cinderella

The world-famous Moscow Festival Ballet presents Cinderella. Often considered the finest achievement of the classical ballet, this piece offers a grandiose and refined blending of traditional mime,...

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Jesse Auditorium

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