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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Injuries in Japan bullet train fire

A passenger on a Japanese Shinkansen bullet train sets himself on fire, say officials, leaving at least eight people injured.

Injured Tunisia Britons flown home

Four British tourists seriously injured in the Tunisian beach attack have been flown back to the UK by the RAF.

Afghan fighters 'linked to Syria IS'

Afghan fighters allied with Islamic State are in contact with the group's Syrian headquarters, a senior US commander says.

Car bomb attack in Yemen capital

A car bomb attack strikes the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, officials say, with conflicting reports about the numbers of casualties.

Solar plane faces most dangerous part of round the world flight

Solar Impulse 2 pilot begins the most dangerous leg of an attempt to fly a solar powered plane around the world for the first time.

Fighting for the ruins of Christian Iraq

Safaa Elias Jajo, a Chaldean man in his 40s, stands in the wreckage of a home in Telskuf in Iraq's Nineveh province. The home served as ISIS headquarters in this area until a U.S.-led coalition airstrike leveled it last year.