International Programs Events

Study abroad this summer on the Gerontological Nursing in South Korea program!  Enroll in NURSE 3800 for three credit hours while learning about the cultural, social and policy influences on South Korea’s approach to health care and meeting the complex needs of older adults.

This session will be held on Zoom — register in advance. Can't attend the session live? Still register to receive a link to the recording.

February 6, 2023
3:00 pm

Attend an online workshop with Mizzou Study Abroad and Fellowships and Advanced Studies to learn more about the nationally-competitive Gilman Scholarship for study abroad and how to maximize your chance of being selected. Each session will cover in-depth information on this scholarship and include a Gilman Writing Workshop, which deconstructs the essay prompts, walks you through how to frame your personal story for a Gilman audience, and provides with strategies to achieve clear, vivid writing. You will leave this session understanding how to effectively structure and execute the first draft of your application essay.

Offered 3–4 p.m. Feb. 6–10 — register in advance.

February 6, 2023
3:00 pm

Study abroad this summer on the Comparative Criminal and Juvenile Justice program in Costa Rica! Enroll in SOC_WK 4101/7001 for three credits as you gain a broader understanding of criminal and juvenile justice approaches in correctional facilities, health agencies and communities, as well as a greater understanding of Costa Rica's criminal justice system, including reintegration of offenders and nationwide restorative justice processes. Learn more from the program leader, Dr. Kelli Canada, at this info session.

This session will be held on Zoom  register in advance. Can't attend the session live? Still register to receive a link to the recording.

February 7, 2023
3:00 pm

Attend an online workshop with Mizzou Study Abroad and Fellowships and Advanced Studies to learn more about the nationally-competitive Gilman Scholarship for study abroad and how to maximize your chance of being selected. Each session will cover in-depth information on this scholarship and include a Gilman Writing Workshop, which deconstructs the essay prompts, walks you through how to frame your personal story for a Gilman audience, and provides with strategies to achieve clear, vivid writing. You will leave this session understanding how to effectively structure and execute the first draft of your application essay.

Offered 3–4 p.m. Feb. 6–10 — register in advance.

February 7, 2023
3:00 pm

The Russian attack on Ukraine has severely disrupted harvesting, planting and the exports of crops since February 2022.  Join us for this presentation by Ukrainian international agricultural expert Svitlana Synkovska that will examine how the war has impacted farmers, traders and the countries that depend on Ukrainian grains. We also will consider the challenges and opportunities for rebuilding Ukrainian agriculture after the war.

Svitlana Synkovska is an agribusiness marketing, PR and research consultant with more than 15 years of experience working in Ukrainian agri media and international agribusiness marketing. She served for more than 10 years as a marketing director of APK-Inform, the most significant independent agri media company in Ukraine. From 2016–2019, Synkovska was co-founder and secretary general of the International Sunflower Oil Association, the leading international industry body responsible for the global promotion of sunflower oil. She is an industry influence and journalist, member of ESOMAR and IFAJ, and has produced more than 30 conferences in 10 countries. 

February 8, 2023
12:00 pm

Obtain real-life work experience and internship credit at the University of Nicosia — located in the heart of the breathtaking island of Cyprus. In this four-week summer program, you will take one health-focused class alongside a 50-hour internship that fulfills the Health Sciences internship requirement (prerequisite HLTH_SCI 2100), working in local private and public hospitals/clinics or nongovernmental organizations. Learn more at this info session from our UNIC partners at the University of Nicosia. 

This session will be held on Zoom — register in advance.

February 8, 2023
3:00 pm

Attend an online workshop with Mizzou Study Abroad and Fellowships and Advanced Studies to learn more about the nationally-competitive Gilman Scholarship for study abroad and how to maximize your chance of being selected. Each session will cover in-depth information on this scholarship and include a Gilman Writing Workshop, which deconstructs the essay prompts, walks you through how to frame your personal story for a Gilman audience, and provides with strategies to achieve clear, vivid writing. You will leave this session understanding how to effectively structure and execute the first draft of your application essay.

Offered 3–4 p.m. Feb. 6–10 — register in advance.

February 8, 2023
3:00 pm

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 F-1 students planning to apply for OPT work authorization are required to attend an OPT workshop. 

You must sign up in MU Connect to attend this workshop. 

This workshop is currently being offered via Zoom. You will receive the Zoom link after signing up. 

February 9, 2023
3:00 pm

Attend an online workshop with Mizzou Study Abroad and Fellowships and Advanced Studies to learn more about the nationally-competitive Gilman Scholarship for study abroad and how to maximize your chance of being selected. Each session will cover in-depth information on this scholarship and include a Gilman Writing Workshop, which deconstructs the essay prompts, walks you through how to frame your personal story for a Gilman audience, and provides with strategies to achieve clear, vivid writing. You will leave this session understanding how to effectively structure and execute the first draft of your application essay.

Offered 3–4 p.m. Feb. 6–10 — register in advance.

February 9, 2023
3:00 pm

Join Mizzou Study Abroad for a conversation with our partners from IES Abroad. We’ll cover the basics of study abroad and support available for underrepresented students. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn from returning students about their experiences with identity abroad. Enjoy light refreshments and the chance to chat about your study abroad goals and concerns.

February 9, 2023
4:00 pm

Attend an online workshop with Mizzou Study Abroad and Fellowships and Advanced Studies to learn more about the nationally-competitive Gilman Scholarship for study abroad and how to maximize your chance of being selected. Each session will cover in-depth information on this scholarship and include a Gilman Writing Workshop, which deconstructs the essay prompts, walks you through how to frame your personal story for a Gilman audience, and provides with strategies to achieve clear, vivid writing. You will leave this session understanding how to effectively structure and execute the first draft of your application essay.

Offered 3–4 p.m. Feb. 6–10 — register in advance.

February 10, 2023
3:00 pm

Study abroad in Scandinavia this summer or fall! With 30 academic programs in two locations, you can customize the perfect semester or summer program to fit your academic and personal goals. Attend an info session to learn more about studying abroad with DIS.

These sessions will be held on Zoom — register in advance.

February 14, 2023
11:00 am

From Oct. 1, 2021, to Sept. 30, 2022, Missouri welcomed over 2,500 refugees, special immigrant visa holders and Afghan humanitarian parolees. Join us our panel of experts as they share how colleges and universities play an integral role in welcoming our new neighbors, in Missouri and across the country. Learn about the work being done to support refugee students pursuing higher education and discover opportunities for expanding and innovating upon these efforts.

This session will be held on Zoom — register in advance.

February 14, 2023
12:00 pm

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 F-1 students planning to apply for OPT work authorization are required to attend an OPT workshop. 

You must sign up in MU Connect to attend this workshop. 

This workshop is currently being offered via Zoom. You will receive the Zoom link after signing up. 

February 17, 2023
9:30 am

Study abroad in Scandinavia this summer or fall! With 30 academic programs in two locations, you can customize the perfect semester or summer program to fit your academic and personal goals. Attend an info session to learn more about studying abroad with DIS.

These sessions will be held on Zoom — register in advance.

February 23, 2023
11:00 am

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 F-1 students planning to apply for OPT work authorization are required to attend an OPT workshop. 

You must sign up in MU Connect to attend this workshop. 

This workshop is currently being offered via Zoom. You will receive the Zoom link after signing up. 

February 23, 2023
3:00 pm

We never get tired of hearing about our Tigers' study abroad experiences! Join us for this event to share about your lessons learned abroad and to discuss the re-entry process and reverse cultural shock. Enjoy light snacks and the chance to chat with other recent returnees and Mizzou Abroad staff.

February 23, 2023
4:00 pm

Study abroad in Scandinavia this summer or fall! With 30 academic programs in two locations, you can customize the perfect semester or summer program to fit your academic and personal goals. Attend an info session to learn more about studying abroad with DIS.

These sessions will be held on Zoom — register in advance.

March 1, 2023
11:00 am

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 F-1 students planning to apply for OPT work authorization are required to attend an OPT workshop. 

You must sign up in MU Connect to attend this workshop. 

This workshop is currently being offered via Zoom. You will receive the Zoom link after signing up. 

March 3, 2023
9:30 am

Improve your Spanish language skills, enroll in business courses, enhance your cultural knowledge and grow personally and academically at ALI Abroad: University of Alicante. Choose from semester and yearlong options where you will be immersed in Spanish culture. Select courses taught in English or Spanish and take advantage of experiential learning opportunities like El Camino de Santiago. Attend this info session to learn more!

This session will be held on Zoom — register in advance.

March 7, 2023
9:00 am