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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Hundreds dead in huge Nepal quake

At least 700 people are confirmed to have died as Nepal suffers its worst earthquake for more than 80 years, with deaths also reported in India and Bangladesh.

VIDEO: Services mark Gallipoli 100 years on

Services are taking place around the world to mark the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest battles of World War One.

Queen marks Gallipoli centenary

The Queen attends UK ceremonies for the centenary of the WW1 Gallipoli landings, after services in Turkey, Australia and New Zealand.

Indonesia issues execution orders

At least three of 10 people on death row in Indonesia for drug smuggling are given formal notice of their imminent executions.

14-year-old arrested on terror charges

One of the youngest suspects yet has been arrested on terror-related charges in England.

Iran convoy turns away from Yemen

A convoy of Iranian ships headed toward Yemen is now moving away from the war-torn country, days after the U.S. deployed warships to the Yemeni coast, according to two U.S. defense officials.

7.8 magnitude earthquake slams Nepal

The death toll has climbed to at 597, according to a spokesperson for Nepal's Ministry of Home Affairs.