News and Perspectives
Are you a new international student starting at the UMN in the Spring? Or are you a returning UMN students who wants to gain leadership experience and introduce new international students to the U? Apply to now to be a Mentor or Buddy for the International Buddy Program-University of Minnesota!
The stigma associated with mental health issues can prevent people from accessing the help they need. As part of the ongoing Big Questions series at the University of Minnesota, four panelists met on Dec.
Statement from President Kaler:
During my tenure as University of Minnesota President, I have worked to improve the safety of our campuses, so our students can focus on their education and college life without feeling the threat of personal harm. I have worked particularly hard to increase understanding of the members of the University community about the importance of young women feeling safe during campus life. We still have a long way to go, but I am proud of the steps we have taken, including Mark Coyle’s hiring.
International Student and Scholar Services is pleased to announce the ISSS Intercultural Workshop Series for Spring 2017. The series includes sessions focused on intercultural competency and skills development as well as “Culture In-Depth” sessions discussing the unique practices, customs, and values of some of the largest international student populations on our campus.