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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Blatter provisionally suspended by Fifa

Fifa president Sepp Blatter is provisionally suspended for 90 days after an investigation by its ethics committee.

French channel's 'sexist' ad backfires

French TV station pulls an advert boasting about the number of women among its presenters after it is widely criticised as sexist.

SABMiller rejects latest AB InBev offer

SABMiller has rejected an improved offer from Anheuser-Busch InBev that it says "very substantially undervalues" the company.

Former NZ cricketer in perjury trial

Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns stands trial in London accused of perjury during a 2012 Twitter libel case.

FBI helped thwart nuclear smuggling plot in Moldova

The FBI helped Moldovan authorities in a series of cases aiming to thwart potential smuggling of radioactive and nuclear material, a U.S. law enforcement official familiar with the investigation said.

Nobel Prize for chemistry awarded to 3 for DNA repair studies

The 2015 Nobel Prize for chemistry has been jointly awarded to three scientists for their "mechanistic studies of DNA repair," the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced Wednesday.