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Life in Iowa to host workshop to improve interviewing skills, Nov. 8

This program is for international students to learn how to prepare for the interview process.
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Upcoming Critical Language Scholarship info session and workshop, Nov 1 & 8

Are you an undergraduate or graduate student interested in a summer language program abroad, all expenses paid?
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European Studies Group to host guest lecture on anti-immigrant discourse, Nov. 11

Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of the Data Analysis and Social Inquiry Lab at Grinnell College Dr. Xavier Escandell will discuss the anti-immigrant and anti-refugee political discourse in present-day Europe.
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Study Abroad now offering weekly open advising hours

UI Study Abroad staff are at the ready to help you plan the experience of a lifetime.
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International Programs to host info session on Boren Awards, Nov. 15

Learn how you can receive up $25,000 for international research or study abroad with a Boren Scholarship.
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IMU renames ballroom to the ‘International Ballroom’ in their commitment to inclusion and belonging

The Second Floor Ballroom in the IMU will be renamed the International Ballroom to reflect this commitment to its values along with a permanent display of flags installed in the ballroom that represent the international students and scholars that attend the University of Iowa.
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Joan Kjaer honored with staff award

Joan Kjaer, International Programs, was recently recognized with the University of Iowa Outstanding Staff Award.  The award recognizes UI staff members who have made significant contributions—above-and-beyond typical job responsibilities—that benefit the university.
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Commitment to Internationalization Lecture Series to look at the rise of nationalism, Nov. 17

Bernie Burrola, vice president of International, Community, and Economic Engagement at the APLU, will explore how we got here and why the world needs greater engagement/integration and not less.
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Study Abroad to host info sessions on faculty-led program to Greece, Oct. 12, 20 & 28

Meet City of Athens faculty leader Dr. Deb Trusty and program returnees to learn more about the itinerary, academics, cost, and application process. Bring your questions!
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Study abroad to host info sessions on faculty-led program on sustainable chemistry, Oct. 27 & Nov. 9

Learn about an amazing opportunity to travel to Germany, Switzerland, and France with UI faculty leaders Adam Brummett and Stratis Giannakouros.