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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UK to accept 'thousands' more refugees

David Cameron says the UK will fulfil its "moral responsibility" by taking in "thousands" more Syrian refugees in response to the worsening humanitarian crisis.

Drowned migrant boy buried in Syria

The bodies of drowned Syrian boy Alan Kurdi and his family are buried in the Syrian town of Kobane after being taken across the Turkish border.

VIDEO: Ceremony as bombed Thai shrine reopens

A golden statue damaged in last month's bomb attack in the Thai capital, Bangkok, is unveiled to the public in a special ceremony.

Village of 1,000 sealed off over Ebola

A Sierra Leone village of nearly 1,000 people is put under quarantine after a dead woman's body tested positive for Ebola.

World's biggest selfie to be taken in Australia

The trouble with selfies... OK, one of the troubles with selfies, is it's so hard to see anything past that grimacing face bang, slap in the center.









What Chinese call Cumberbatch

When Benedict Cumberbatch's baby boy was born in June, the newborn immediately became a global obsession.









Thai bomb suspect carrying 'formula'

Fingerprints taken from possible bomb-making material found at an apartment in Bangkok at the weekend, match those from a second suspect arrested in connection with last month's deadly bombing at a popular shrine in the city, Thai police said Wednesday.