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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Music boss tops Britain's rich list

Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, but the Queen has dropped out of the top 300 for the first time, according to the Sunday Times.

Britons caught up in Nepal disaster

Britons in Nepal tell of being caught up in the earthquake and subsequent avalanches which hit the Everest region.

Labour plan to cap rental increases

Private landlords would not be able to increase rents by more than inflation for three years under Labour plans to give tenants more security.

Nepal quake relief drive intensifies

Rescue efforts in Nepal intensify after nearly 2,000 died in the country's worst quake in more than 80 years, as a powerful aftershock hits the region.

After 40 years, volcano awakens

As ash from Chile's Calbuco Volcano spread east into Argentina, geologists warned of the potential for more activity Friday.

Egyptian grandmother works as man

Every morning, Sissa Abu Dahou puts on traditional male dress, known as a jalabiya, and heads into the streets of the Egyptian city of Luxor for a day of hard work.

Indonesia: 72-hour warning given to death row inmates

Nine of ten mostly foreign prisoners on death row in Indonesia have been given 72 hours notice ahead of their execution, according to a spokesperson for the Attorney General's office.

Earthquake shatters Nepal's largest city

More than 1,900 people are dead, and much of the nation's history has been devastated.