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.

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10 charged over child abuse claims

Ten men are charged by police investigating child sexual exploitation in Rochdale, Greater Manchester.

Tories promise 200,000 starter homes

Some 200,000 "starter homes" will be built for first-time buyers in England by 2020 if the Tories win May's general election, the PM says.

'Revenge' bleach attacker sentenced

An 18-year-old woman who threw bleach into the face of an aspiring teenage model is sentenced to 27 months in a young offenders' institution.

Bangladesh arrest over writer murder

Police in Bangladesh arrest a radical Islamist for alleged involvement in the hacking to death of atheist writer Avijit Roy.

Conversations with my missing wife

Nearly a year after his wife, Chandrika Sharma, went missing along with 238 others aboard MH370, K.S. Narendran struggles at leading a life without her, as is revealed in his imagined conversation with her.

5 things to know about China's 'Inconvenient Truth'

If you live in China and haven't watched -- or at least heard about -- "Under the Dome," you must have been living under a rock.

North Korea fires two missiles into sea, South Korea says

North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said.

'Jihadi John's' emails revealed

It's a controversial question that's sparked debate since officials revealed the identity of the masked man known as Jihadi John.