Tag: international

New agreement to attract students from Ghana to Missouri S&T

Posted by on July 26, 2019

Missouri S&T forged a new connection with the Republic of Ghana this week with the signing of a three-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the university and Ghana’s ambassador to the U.S. University leaders expect the agreement to attract new students from the West African nation in the coming years. Missouri S&T interim Chancellor Christopher […]

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Celebration of Nations to celebrate its 5th year

Posted by on July 25, 2014

Celebration of Nations will mark its fifth year with an appearance by bluegrass group Jimmie Allison and the Ozark Rounders. The group will perform at the free festival following the international parade on Saturday, Sept. 27. They will also offer two bluegrass education sessions during the festival.

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Saudi Night is April 19

Posted by on April 15, 2014

The area community is invited to learn about Middle Eastern culture and customs during Saudi Night 2014 at Missouri University of Science and Technology on Saturday, April 19. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required for the performance and dinner.

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Submit original art for T-shirt contest

Posted by on January 14, 2014

Amateur artists and designers of all ages are invited to submit original designs for this year’s Celebration of Nations T-shirt. The winning submission will receive a $200 gift card to the Missouri S&T Bookstore. Submission deadline is Feb. 14.

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Celebrate international education

Posted by on November 6, 2013

Celebrate the benefits of international education at Missouri S&T’s Global Showcase. The annual event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, in the atrium of the Havener Center.

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Photos needed from Saturday’s celebration

Posted by on September 24, 2013

Capture the magic and energy of this Saturday’s international parade and festival and you may win a prize. This will be the fourth year for the annual Celebration of Nations in Rolla.

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Rolla’s cultural celebration to feature mariachi band this year

Posted by on August 8, 2013

Preparations are under way for Rolla’s fourth annual Celebration of Nations, which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28. The popular multicultural event will feature the lively sounds of Kansas City’s mariachi band The 3 Amigos and plenty of other music and other free entertainment. Five-dollar camel rides will also be available and cameras are […]

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Local residents encouraged to join International Friends Program

Posted by on September 13, 2010

International students will again be paired with local individuals and families this fall through Missouri University of Science and Technology’s International Friends Program. The program helps the students adjust to life in the United States and its participants often forge lifelong friendships.

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UMR program links international students with community families

Posted by on October 10, 2007

This fall, the international affairs office at the University of Missouri-Rolla is again sponsoring the International Friends Program to help match international students with individuals and families in the community.

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UMR to host International Students Day March 12

Posted by on March 1, 2006

Sample international delicacies and be entertained by cultural performances from countries around the world as part of International Students Day Sunday, March 12, at the University of Missouri-Rolla.

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