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Study abroad in Tanzania this summer

Posted on January 27, 2017

The ANTH 390/ED 390 Health, Education, and Environment in Tanzania Today course, led by Dr. Bruce Roberts (Anthropology/Earth Science) and Dr. John Benson (School of Teaching and Learning), is a unique immersive, experiential educational opportunity that will focus on the challenges of delivering basic healthcare and education to the diverse population of a rapidly developing nation. This program is open to students of all majors.  Read the rest of this entry →

Summer study abroad information session

Posted on January 25, 2017

Wednesday, Jan. 25 | 7-8 p.m. | CMU 205

If you would like to study abroad this summer options are still available. Come to an information session this Wednesday night from 7-8 p.m. in CMU 205; hear from a student who has studied abroad! Lower-cost programs will be featured.

Study abroad with ISA

Posted on January 19, 2017

Thursday, Jan. 19 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. | CMU

With destinations around the world, ISA has options at numerous price points and for a variety of majors and interests. Stop by their table in the CMU lounge on Thursday, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for information.

KEI Abroad information table

Posted on January 17, 2017

Tuesday, Jan. 17 | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | CMU

Interested in studying abroad? KEI Abroad will have an information table in the CMU on Tuesday, Jan. 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. across from the C-Store.  Read the rest of this entry →

Semester at Sea information table

Posted on January 17, 2017

Tuesday, Jan. 17 | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | CMU

Semester at Sea provides a unique study abroad option, visiting ports of call in several different countries during your semester abroad. Visit their information table on Tuesday, Jan. 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the CMU near the staircase in the new entrance.

Study Abroad: China Information Session

Posted on November 21, 2016

Monday, Nov. 21 | 12 p.m. | CB 115

Sign up deadline coming soon.

Learn how you can join a select group of students on spring ’17 tour to Beijing, Xi’an, and Shanghai. All MSUM students seeking to learn more about program are invited to attend an information session this Monday, Nov. 21 at noon at the Center for Business, Room 115.

CNSA Program Coordinator, Graduate Student Present at Conference

Posted on November 14, 2016

The Counseling and Student Affairs program’s Dr. David Paul, Program Coordinator, and Leah Trontvet, Graduate Student, presented “Studying Abroad: Graduate Counseling Student Perspectives” at the 2016 Minnesota College Professionals Association Fall Conference on Nov. 4, 2016, in Duluth, Minn.

Studying Abroad opportunities are life-changing experiences for college students. Research indicates that student participation positively correlates with higher GPAs and increased program completion rates. This presentation demonstrated how multi-cultural environments impacted graduate students’ experiences this past May 2016, while on a short-term study abroad trip to Peru in South America.

Study Abroad Student Panels

Posted on November 08, 2016

Study abroad student panels are next week. Come hear from students who have studied abroad.

  • Monday, 11/14: England, Ireland, Australia
  • Tuesday, 11/15: Asia
  • Wednesday, 11/16: multiple destinations

All panels will be at 7 p.m. in the CMU Intercultural Center. Refreshments will be served.

Eurospring Deadline Extended

Posted on November 07, 2016

The Eurospring deadline has been extended to November 14. Stop in BR 249 for assistance and information.

Want to see some real Dragons?

Posted on November 03, 2016

Thursday, Nov. 3 | 5:30 p.m. | CB 105

Legend has it that dragons really do exist within China. MSUM students enrolled in Study Abroad: China can discover The Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors, and Chinese acrobats. Whether a fire breathing dragon crosses our path…well, you never know.

Come learn more about this exciting adventure from the information session on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Center for Business Room 105. For additional information contact Professor Ken Meyer by email at

Healthcare & Nursing Study Abroad in London

Posted on November 01, 2016

Do you want to learn more about healthcare leadership and nursing? Do you want to travel to a foreign country and gain more knowledge in different healthcare delivery systems? If you answered YES – Travel with us to London, May 20-26, 2017 (tentative dates) to learn more about healthcare leadership and nursing in the UK!

To find out more details about this exciting opportunity, please email Dr. Brandi Sillerud at (Graduate Students) or Dr. Nancy Stock (Undergraduate Students).

Dominican Republic Study Abroad Information Meeting

Posted on October 31, 2016

Monday, Oct. 31 | 12 p.m. | Lommen 91

Travel with us on a study abroad to the Dominican Republic from May 15-27, 2017. Be immersed into a unique, culture and participate in a service learning project called, “Empowering the Children in the Dominican Republic.”

We will have an information meeting on Monday, Oct. 31 at 12 p.m. in Lommen 91.

If you can not attend the meeting, please contact Dr. Mary Dosch ( or Dr. David Paul ( for more information.

Passport Drive on Nov. 3

Posted on October 31, 2016

The passport drive is this Thursday, Nov. 3. It’s a one-stop shop if you need to order a passport. You’ll need a photo ID, a certified copy of your birth certificate, and two checks or money orders. Photos are $5, cash or check only.

We’ll be in the Flora Frick seating area from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact Janet at with any questions.

Eurospring Applications Due Nov. 4

Posted on October 31, 2016

Eurospring applications are due this week, on Friday, Nov. 4. Come to the Office of Study Abroad during posted hours for help with forms and answers to your questions.

For more information, visit the Eurospring webpage.

Study Abroad: China Spring Extension 2017

Posted on October 25, 2016

Shanghai, Beijing and Xi’an are our venues for studying culture, government and business over 16 days following spring graduation.

Student information sessions will be conducted at the Center for Business in room 105 on Tuesday, Oct. 25 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and Thursday, Oct.27 from 3 to 4 p.m.

For additional information contact Ken Meyer at

Eurospring 2017 Application Deadline Approaching

Posted on October 24, 2016

The application deadline for Eurospring 2017 is approaching. Stop in Bridges 249 for forms, budgets, and other information. Be part of the global conversation!  Read the rest of this entry →

Study Abroad: Dominican Republic Spring 2017

Posted on October 24, 2016

Join us for an information session to learn how you can earn three credits while being immersed into the culture, language, and service learning activities of the Dominican Republic for 12 days.

The information sessions will be held on Thursday, Oct. 27 at 4 p.m. in Lommen 110 and on Monday, Oct. 31 at 12 p.m. in Lommen 91.  Read the rest of this entry →

Passport Drive on Nov. 3

Posted on October 24, 2016

Do you need a passport? Come to the passport drive on Thursday, Nov. 3 in the Flora Frick seating area.

You’ll need a certified copy of your birth certificate, a photo ID, two checks for payment, and $5 cash or check for photos.  Read the rest of this entry →

Trinidad Abroad Applications Due this Friday

Posted on September 29, 2016

Students seeking to be a part of the MSUM Trinidad Abroad experience in January need to complete an application form and submit a $45 deposit to Dr. Kenyon Williams in the Music Office by THIS FRIDAY. Downloadable application forms can be found at:

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Eurospring Information Sessions

Posted on September 29, 2016

Eurospring information meetings will be held on Wednesday, October 5 at 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. in MacLean 169.

Drop-in table sessions will also be held on Tuesday, October 4 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in Flora Frick, and on Monday, October 10 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the CMU.
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