The Assembly is on April 20, 2013 at 1:00pm in Sabin Hall 2 (auditorium), University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls.
The Cedar Valley United Nations Association, an affiliate of the Iowa UNA, invites you to attend the Annual Assembly for the Iowa UNA which will be on the UNI campus in Cedar Falls. We welcome anyone who has an interest in global issues, foreign affairs, human rights, and understanding and support for the United Nations and it's initiatives and programs.
Approaching Grant Application Deadlines of April and June, 2013
Fiscal Year 2012 Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program - anticipated deadline June 2013
Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad - anticipated deadline April 2013
For more information, go to the IFLE Newsletter.
InternshipDesk is a company that specifically works with International students and provides them with the "International Student Career Development Internship Program." This unique program is the first of its kind and was developed specifically to assist international students to launch their careers in the USA. The all-inclusive 2 month summer program begins June 1st and includes:
In continuation of Office of International Programs' Diplomat Series, UNI will welcome Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of Chile Minister Counselor Roberto Matus in April. Mr. Matus will give a lecture entitled "Chile: a Road to Development" on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 from 6 pm to 7 pm at Curris Business Building Room 109 (John Deere Auditorium). The lecture is free and open to the public and will be followed by Q+A. See attached fliers for Mr.
The International Students and Scholars Office has a summer unpaid intern/practicum student opportunity for an International Student Advisor and New International Student Orientation Manager. Please see the attached job description is attached here for more details.
The International Students and Scholars Office has a fall/spring work study or non-work-study job opening for an Office Assistant. For details or to apply go to https://access.uni.edu/cgi-bin/finaid/employ/StudentHome.cgi?guest=1.
The Iowa International Grocery is a new store that has just opened in Cedar Falls. It is located in the Thunder Ridge Mall and features "authentic tastes of international spices, foods and seafood specialties."
There will be a 5% discount to all UNI students and staff next Saturday February 16.
Click here to see their flyer.
I am pleased to report that, effective November 12, 2012, there will be some changes made in the recently renamed International Students and Scholars Office. These changes are being made to improve the services that the University provides to international students and scholars. Dr. Nadia Korobova is being promoted to the position of Associate Director for International Students and Scholars, and head ISSO. Dr. Korobova holds BA from Simferopol State University (Ukraine), MA from University of Northern Iowa, and PhD from Iowa State University.
The International Services Office name has been changed to the International Students and Scholars Office (“ISSO”) to reflect a broader range of constituents it will be serving and to bring the name of the office into line with the name used by like offices at most other universities in the United States. In addition to serving international students, ISSO will be serving visiting scholars and professors and UNI faculty, staff, and students in need of visas for foreign travel on University business or through a University program. ISSO will also advise UNI faculty, staff, and students abo