Tag: Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs

New International Education Workshops Off to a Great Start

New International Education Workshops Off to a Great Start

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unpacking Study Abroad Along with Career Services, Study Abroad staff and students welcomed returning study abroad students on Thursday Jan. 30 to the “Unpacking Study Abroad” event, designed to help both returning and future study abroad students understand what can be learned and applied before, during and after the study abroad experience. More than 40 […]

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Jan. 23: St. Louis Homeless Winter Outreach Discussion, Collection, MLK Day Service Opportunity

Jan. 23: St. Louis Homeless Winter Outreach Discussion, Collection, MLK Day Service Opportunity

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Please join Holly Schroeder with St. Louis Winter Outreach on Thursday, Jan. 23, 7 p.m., in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge for a discussion on homelessness and mental illness in St. Louis. Schroeder is in her second season of volunteering with St. Louis Winter Outreach, where her primary focus is street outreach. She will share […]

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Feb. 17: ‘An Evening with Benjamin Jealous’

Feb. 17: ‘An Evening with Benjamin Jealous’

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University hosts “An Evening with Benjamin Jealous” on Monday, Feb. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the Loretto-Hilton Center. Jealous’ lecture, “We Got What We Fought For, But We Lost What We Had,” recounts a watershed conversation with his close to century-old grandmother about how young black Americans came to be the most murdered generation […]

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Romano Discusses Conflict Resolution & Analysis Nov. 11

Romano Discusses Conflict Resolution & Analysis Nov. 11

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster community is invited to a collegial conversation with Arthur Romano, assistant professor at the George Mason University School of Conflict Resolution and Analysis, on Monday, Nov. 11, at 3:30 p.m. in the Faculty Development Center. Light refreshments will be served. This event is co-sponsored by the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) and […]

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Welcome International Students for Fall 2 Orientation

Welcome International Students for Fall 2 Orientation

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming arrival of new international students on campus for the Fall 2 term. We are expecting new students from Finland, France, India, Iran, Japan, Mongolia, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia. As we prepare to welcome another incoming class of international […]

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International Education Week Nov. 11-15

International Education Week Nov. 11-15

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

International Education Week provides an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United […]

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Snapshots: 2013-2014 International Friendship Program Kickoff

Snapshots: 2013-2014 International Friendship Program Kickoff

| September 18, 2013 | 2 Comments

Webster University welcomed community members to campus last week to kick off the International Friendship Program, which provides an opportunity for international students to connect beyond the Webster University campus and helps them better understand our community. The 36 international students in this year’s program come from 20 different countries: Austria, Cameroon, China, Colombia, Egypt, […]

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Sept. 11 MCISA Event: Discussing DOMA, Trayvon Martin, and Paula Deen

Sept. 11 MCISA Event: Discussing DOMA, Trayvon Martin, and Paula Deen

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs as we reflect on the major news stories that took the U.S. by storm this summer. Looking through the lenses of media, social justice, and the legal system, we’ll discuss why these stories captured our attention and what it means for the future. DOMA, Martin, and Deen: Reviewing […]

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Global Photo Contest Announced, Submissions Due Oct. 4

Global Photo Contest Announced, Submissions Due Oct. 4

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Center for International Education and Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) are again co-sponsoring a Global Photo Contest for all current undergraduate and graduate Webster students. Only digital images with a resolution of 300 dpi (2,000 X 3,000 pixels) or greater in a jpeg format will be accepted. The winners will be displayed […]

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Webster International Friendship Program – Applications Due August 30

Webster International Friendship Program – Applications Due August 30

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster International Friendship Program provides an opportunity for international students to connect beyond the Webster University campus and helps them better understand our community. Are you interested in learning more about cultures where our students call home? Are you available for a few weekends or evenings a semester to share your culture with our international […]

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