Center for International and Cultural Education (CICE)

Advancing the intercultural mission of Gustavus Adolphus College


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110 Carlson International Center • (507) 933-7545

The CICE is a team of dedicated intercultural educators who collectively support:

 - Study Away Programs (domestic and international)
 - International Student and Scholar Services
 - Multilingual Student Services (serving both US and international multilingual students),
 - Global Learning and Programming on Campus
 - Intercultural Program and Professional Development

CICE staff work with students, faculty members, colleagues in other College departments, and College partners both at home and abroad. We are the main hub of international, multilingual, and intercultural activity at the College.

Mission and Values. The mission of the CICE is to foster compassion, empathy, and global and social responsibility by providing abundant opportunities for intercultural experiences while encouraging individuals to challenge themselves intellectually and personally toward a deeper understanding of our interconnected world. Our values align... [keep reading]

What We Do. The CICE team serves a number of key constituencies. To access more information about the services you are seeking, please choose from one of our user group portals, found in the navigation menu to the left.

Next Event

Webinar: "Help Wanted: Connecting Study Abroad with Career"

April 27

In this session, participants will learn how to apply the LITE process – developed by the Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership at International House Berkeley. LITE provides a powerful strengths-based framework for advisors and students to work together to unearth career-relevant learning from abroad, and to help students translate this learning into terms that will be valued by future employers – ultimately leading to enhanced employability outcomes.

Upcoming events
Date Event
Apr 27 noon to 1 pm Webinar: "Help Wanted: Connecting Study Abroad with Career", Campus Center
May 23 noon to 1 pm Webinar: "Developing Trusting and Effective Intercultural Partnerships Across the Diversity/International Programs Divide", Campus Center
Name Title Phone
Roger Adkins Director of International and Cultural Education 507-933-7545
Jeff Anderson Assistant Director of International Student and Scholar Services 507-933-7493
Bryan Messerly Assistant Director of Study Away Programs 507-933-7149
Justin Kader Study Away Program Coordinator 507-933-7150
Carly Overfelt Multilingual and Intercultural Program Coordinator 507-933-7546
Cinde Wiebusch Administrative Assistant 507-933-7228