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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Grim find in Austria migrant lorry

The decomposing bodies of between 20 and 50 migrants have been found in a lorry abandoned in eastern Austria, near the Hungarian border, police say.

US growth revision boosts markets

Shares rise and oil prices jump 9% after revised figures show the US economy grew by far more than previously thought between April and June.

UK jihadist 'killed in drone strike'

A British man described as a "top cyber jihadist" has been killed in a military drone strike in Syria, US officials say.

Arsenal face Bayern in group stage

Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United also find out their Champions League group stage opponents.

Migrants' bodies wash ashore, overwhelming aid workers

They set out full of hope, clutching a few cherished belongings, or the hand of a loved one as they stepped onto the overcrowded, barely seaworthy boats they thought would take them to new lives in Europe.

What weapons does North Korea have?

From cyber warfare to Soviet era tanks, CNN's Kyung Lah explains what the country's military capabilities are.

F1 boss: Women 'don't want to take responsibility'

Formula One has traditionally been a man's world but, with more women now involved in the sport, could we see an unexpected change at the top?