First Time in India

The University of Missouri (Mizzou) has been visiting India for years, but this was my first time meeting with students in India who are interested in studying with us. As a representative of Mizzou I visited 25 schools in Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore. I have been blown away by my experience and I…

Korean Student Shares Internship Experience

Minjeong is an intern participating in Mizzou’s International Leadership, Excellence, and Professionalism (I-LEAP) Program. She is completing her internship in the Office of International Admissions at Mizzou where she has gained hands-on experience with the international student application process. She is from Cheonan, Korea and is double majoring in English Language and International Trade. After her…

Mizzou Celebrates 175th Birthday

The following article offers a compelling look at the history of the University of Missouri over the past 175 years. To read the article in its entirety please visit missouri.edu. Our Founding The University of Missouri owes its existence to 900 citizens of Boone County who, in 1839, pledged $117,921 in cash and land to win…

Learning Strategies Course Helps International Students Transition to Life at Mizzou

This past fall, the International Learning Strategies course was offered for the first time. The course, taught by academic adviser Nicholas Holladay and international student services coordinator Callie Fleming, discusses strategies and tools new international students can use to make their transition onto campus and life in America easier. “The purpose of the learning strategies…

Celebrations for ONE Global Mizzou

For International Week, Mizzou’s  celebration was carried out with international students from all over the world participating in the Parade of Nations. Many students dressed in their countries traditional clothing while proudly carrying their flags around the University.  Celebration of our multicultural campus also included global music, sessions with students talking about their home country,…