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 for 2015-2016 are now avaliable! Click on the link "JOIN" on the left for more information and to get an application!

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Evans denies spitting charge

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans denies an FA charge for allegedly spitting at Newcastle's Papiss Cisse.

Call to double monitors in Ukraine

Russia and Germany call for the number of OSCE observers monitoring a truce in eastern Ukraine to rise from 500 to 1,000.

US adds 295,000 jobs in February

The US economy adds 295,000 jobs in February, while the unemployment rate fell to 5.5% from 5.7%, Labor Department figures show.

Snowden yearns for Switzerland move

The fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden tells a Swiss audience he would love to get asylum in Switzerland.

Aviation's unsolved mysteries

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 joins a long list of planes that have seemingly vanished in-flight. Here are some of the most notorious plane disappearances in history.

What is victory over ISIS?

Jim Sciutto explains what a military victory over ISIS will look like.

Even the rich can't find food here

CNN's Maggie Lake reports on the chaos in Venezuela as the cost of living skyrockets following plunging oil prices.

Swarms you've never seen before

A swarm of insects tends to startle us -- chaotic yet organized, fascinating and beautiful.