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UMCF Awards Destination U 2022 Maroon Award for Best Campaign or Series

Posted on: June 30, 2022

Destination U, a digital initiative that was developed in early 2020 to help students stay healthy and connected during the COVID-19 pandemic was recently awarded a Maroon Award for Best Campaign or Series from the University of Minnesota’s Communicators Forum. 

From Bachelor’s Degree to Ph.D.: Yiting Li Researches Role of Finances in Relationships Through International Lens

Posted on: June 20, 2022

Yiting first discovered her research interests as a senior taking Family Social Science 1101: Intimate Relationships. She's been a teaching assistant for that same class four times while getting her master's and Ph.D.

Updates on International Travel

Posted on: June 13, 2022

All non-immigrant, non-citizen air travelers (including international students and scholars) boarding flights to the U.S. must provide proof of being vaccinated against COVID-19.

International Students Recognized With Global Scholarships, Including Colonial Dames of America Scholarship

Posted on: May 19, 2022

Five international students enrolled at the University of Minnesota—including Alecia Finateri, Adaolisa Ezechukwu, Shohgo Motoyama, Godson Aryee, and Kadir Yavuz Emiroglu—were recently awarded international scholarships, including the Colonial Dames of America Scholarship.

International Students Recognized With President’s Student Leadership & Service Award

Posted on: May 18, 2022

Seven international students enrolled at the University of Minnesota—including Huda Ahmed, Rawan Algahtani, Verónica Cadavid-González, Ariel Chau, Bhargavi Rathore, Leyan Sayeh, Ruitao Wu, and Chenwei Yan—were recently awarded the 2022 President’s Student Leadership and Service Award. 

Immigration Guidance Allows Continued Enrollment Flexibility

Posted on: May 17, 2022

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is extending its previous SEVP COVID Guidance that allows F-1 international students the flexibility to take online and hybrid classes, from both within and outside the U.S.

Three International Students Named Recipients of the 2022 Mestenhauser Awards for Excellence in Campus Internationalization

Posted on: April 27, 2022

Three students received scholarships recognizing important work by students in internationalizing the campus and curriculum at the University of Minnesota

Bringing Global Perspectives to Campus Safety

Posted on: April 21, 2022

Paidamoyo (Paida) Chikate serves as International Outreach Leader at the University of Minnesota Police Department.

Exchange Student Enjoys Experiencing Different Cultures

Posted on: March 30, 2022

Bolli Steinn Huginsson, an exchange student from the University of Iceland, spent the fall 2021 semester at the University of Minnesota. He enjoyed the diversity of culture in the U.S.

Protecting Ideas

Posted on: February 17, 2022

Alumna Shui Li protects technology innovation while also working on her side interest in Chinese medicine.