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Oct 25, 2018 Pumpkin Carving

Come carve a pumpkin or get your face painted with us! Refreshments, pumpkins and carving materials will be provided.

Time: 3 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Location: Stotler Lounge Memorial Student Union

Oct 26, 2018
(more dates through Jul 25, 2019)
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: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Oct 26, 2018 Workshop: Health, Safety and Security for Program Leaders

This workshop will assist program directors and assistants in understanding their roles and responsibilities, along with the resources and support available through the International Center and the...

Time: 2 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Location: 2205 A&B MU Student Center

Oct 29, 2018 Study abroad info session: World History on the German Stage

Study abroad during summer 2019 on the World History on the German Stage program in Berlin and Leipzig, Germany. Enroll in one or both of the course options. In the first course you will study the...

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

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Oct 29, 2018 Study abroad info session: Spanish Language and Andean Society

Study abroad during summer 2019 on the Spanish Language and Andean Society in Lima and Cusco, Peru. Immerse yourself in Lima, the City of Kings, while improving your Spanish language skills. Spend...

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

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Oct 30, 2018 Study abroad info session: French Language and Culture

Study abroad during summer 2019 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: N52 Memorial Student Union

Oct 31, 2018 In Defense of Land & Food Sovereignty

Join us in learning directly from Fermina Zarate, an Indigenous Mixteca farmer from Oaxaca, Mexico. Fermina has been part of the technical team of the Center for Integral Small Farmer Development...

Time: 3 p.m.

Location: 123 Anheuser-Busch Natural Resources Building

Nov 1, 2018 Study abroad info session: Communication and Culture in Tuscany

Study abroad during summer 2019 on the Communication and Culture in Tuscany program in Siena, Italy. Learn and apply cross-cultural communication theories through visits to businesses, local...

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

Location: 317 Switzler Hall

Nov 1, 2018 Study abroad info session: Public Health, Globalization and Human Rights

Study abroad during summer 2019 on the Public Health, Globalization and Human Rights program in Santo Domingo and Santiago, Domincan Republic. Explore intersections of labor conditions, human...

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

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 1, 2018 Study abroad info session: Culture, Public Health and Social Services: Exploring Greece

Study abroad during summer 2019 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: 5 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 1, 2018 Discover Islam: Jesus in Islam

Presented by Dr. Shakir Hamoodi. Discover Islam is a lecture series organized by the Islamic Center of Central Missouri. The series offers the opportunity to learn about Islam from local community...

Time: 6 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Location: 114 Strickland Hall (GCB)

Nov 6, 2018 Lluvia de Ideas: A Conversation about Language and Global Education at MU

The Cambio Center and College of Education – with facilitators Drs. Stephen Jeanetta, Lisa Dorner, and Dawn Heston – will host a conversation about building new partnerships and interdisciplinary...

Time: 2 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Location: 314 Hill Hall

Nov 7, 2018 Study abroad info session: From the Bronze Age to the Byzantine Empire

Study abroad in summer 2019 on the From the Bronze Age to the Byzantine Empire program in Greece. Explore the culture, literature and geography of ancient Greece and its invluence on the culture...

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

Location: S203 Memorial Student Union

Nov 8, 2018 Study abroad info session: Developing Dynamics of Democracy

Study abroad summer 2019 on the Developing Dynamics of Democracy program in Prague, Czech Republic. "Unpack" the term democracy, exploring its history, development and practice. Study...

Time: 2:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 8, 2018 Study abroad info session: Spanish Language, Literature and Culture

Study abroad during summer 2019 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: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 8, 2018 Study abroad info session: Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts

Study abroad during summer 2019 on the Wild Ireland: Literature and the Performing Arts program in Galway, Ireland. Immerse yourself in film and the arts, attending both the Galway Film Feladh and...

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

Location: 2205A MU Student Center

Nov 12, 2018 Workshop: Health, Safety and Security for Program Leaders

This workshop will assist program directors and assistants in understanding their roles and responsibilities, along with the resources and support available through the International Center and the...

Time: 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Location: 1209 A&B MU Student Center

Nov 13, 2018 Study Abroad 20x20

Join the International Center for a celebration of study abroad. A few students will recap their study abroad experiences, narrating a slideshow of 20 images for 20 seconds each, followed by the...

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

Location: S304 Memorial Student Union

Nov 14, 2018 Study abroad info session: Comparative Criminal and Juvenile Justice

Study abroad during summer 2019 on the Comparative Criminal and Juvenile Justice program in San José, Costa Rica. Explore criminal and juvenile justice approaches in correctional facilities, health...

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

Location: N52 Memorial Student Union

Nov 15, 2018 Discover Islam: Islam and Public Health

Presented by Dr. Mohannad Al-Samarraie. Discover Islam is a lecture series organized by the Islamic Center of Central Missouri. The series offers the opportunity to learn about Islam from local...

Time: 6 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Location: 114 Strickland Hall (GCB)

Nov 30, 2018 Workshop: Take Action for Mental Health for International Educators

This workshop has been developed by the MU Counseling Center to provide practical guidance regarding how to start a conversation with a student who may be experiencing a mental health problem....

Time: 1 p.m.- 3 p.m.

Location: MU Student Center

Dec 4, 2018 Workshop: Health, Safety and Security for Program Leaders

This workshop will assist program directors and assistants in understanding their roles and responsibilities, along with the resources and support available through the International Center and the...

Time: 2 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Location: 2205A&B MU Student Center

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