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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Support for climate deal 'declines'

A public opinion survey suggests that support for strong action on climate change has declined since 2009.

Why don't women become truckers?

Why don't more women become lorry drivers?

Shops hope for record Black Friday

UK retailers are embarking on the Black Friday shopping phenomenon, with analysts predicting record online sales.

Security tightened for NY Thanksgiving

A record number of police officers patrolled the streets of Manhattan during this year's Thanksgiving Day parade, but the event passed off peacefully

Pope delivers historic mass

Pope Francis celebrated a historic Mass in Kenya on Thursday, a day declared a national public holiday as throngs of jubilant Catholics flocked to the capital.

Raids foiled a planned terror attack in Paris financial district

French authorities working to dismantle the terrorist network behind the Paris attacks say another attack could have been hours away when police closed in on the suspects' hideaway last week.

Winter off to a frigid start in China's capital

Autumn officially may still have several weeks left on the calendar, but Beijing residents feel like they've been thrown into the depths of winter.