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News & Events

Security Situation in Israel: 7/17/14

Learn more about current situation in Israel.

Save the Date: 2014 Fall Fair

Wednesday September 17, 10–2 p.m.
University of Minnesota—West Bank Outdoor Plaza

Explore international study, work, intern and volunteer opportunities available through the UofM. Ask program representatives questions, learn about financing and career development options, and check out the many ways to distinguish yourself with an international experience.

You CAN Afford to Study Abroad: Information Sessions

Friday September 19, 12–1 p.m.
130 Blegen Hall

Do you want to study abroad, but aren’t sure how to afford it? Come learn how.  Get an overview and tools that will help you choose an affordable program and apply for scholarships & financial aid- all important parts of making your dream of studying abroad a reality.

Contact Amanda Fischer in the Learning Abroad Center at or 612.625.9370 with questions.

Political Unrest in Thailand

The University of Minnesota is closely monitoring the political situation in Thailand and possible impacts on our students, faculty and staff in-country. Current University activities in Thailand are continuing as normal at this time. All University 30+ travelers are safe and accounted for. The University is in close communication with the travelers and on-site staff in Thailand.

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