Center for International and Cultural Education (CICE)

Fostering global learning at 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

Finish Strong Workshop: Write a Strong Thesis Statement

December 6

Write a Strong Thesis Statement

Thursday, December 6, 5-6 p.m., Beck 111

A strong thesis statement is concise, arguable, and specific! Is yours strong? Come to this workshop with a paper you're working on. Free food. No sign-up needed.

This workshop is designed for multilingual, international, and first-generation students, but anyone is welcome.

Upcoming events
Date Event
Dec 6 56 pm Finish Strong Workshop: Write a Strong Thesis Statement 111
Dec 12 56:30 pm Finish Strong Workshop: Final Presentation Practice Sessions 111
Dec 13 56:30 pm Finish Strong Workshop: Final Presentation Practice Sessions 111
Dec 17 68 pm Finish Strong Workshop: BIO+Pizza Study Session 111
Roger AdkinsDirector of International and Cultural Education507-933-7545
Jeff AndersonAssistant Director of International Student and Scholar Services507-933-7493
Bryan MesserlyAssistant Director of Study Away Programs507-933-7149
Justin KaderStudy Away Program Coordinator507-933-7150
Carly OverfeltMultilingual and Intercultural Program Coordinator507-933-7546