The Crossroads Program

Crossroads brings together international and domestic students with a passion and curiosity for language and culture. These students elect to live in the intentional learning community of Carlson International Center. Crossroads members work to understand themselves and the world by exploring global issues and creating programming to educate the entire campus community.

Crossroads/International Center Applications are Available Now!.
Applications Due March 9, 2016.  





M&S warns revamp plan will hit profits

Marks and Spencer reports a rise in underlying profits but its new boss warns improving its clothing and home range will hit profits in the short term.

Landmark deal unlocks €10.3bn for Greece

Greece agrees deal to get further funds from its international creditors as eurozone finance ministers hail "breakthrough".

Protests turn violent at Trump rally

Protests outside a Donald Trump rally in the New Mexico city of Albuquerque turn violent as demonstrators throw bottles and clash with police.

Fifth of UK couples 'close to break-up'

Almost one in five (18%) of couples in the UK argue regularly or consider separating, a study suggests.

Austrian President-elect: Win averts Europe crisis

Ask Alexander Van der Bellen what his victory in Austria's presidential polls means, and he will tell you frankly that he has averted a crisis.

4 lives lost in 4 days

Three tourists and a Sherpa lost their lives in four days, a chilling reminder of the enormous challenges Everest poses, even to some of the world's most experienced climbers.

After Taliban assassination, where do Afghan peace talks stand?

The White House, finally confirming the death of Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, announced Monday the Taliban "should seize the opportunity to pursue the only real path for ending this long conflict -- joining the Afghan government in a reconciliation process that leads to lasting peace and stability."

Nomadic artist's treehouse giants take root in a British park

As an artist whose methods have embraced sculpture, painting, architecture, and design, Not Vital has quietly been carving an extraordinary mark across the world.