Category Archives: Global Studies

Model U.N. teaches ‘crucial’ post-graduation skills

Missouri State’s Model United Nations will host its second meeting of the year at 7 p.m. on Sept. 1 in Strong Hall, room 204. The student-led group will play United Nations trivia for prizes and to prepare for their assigned role

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Students finds passion for volunteerism, language through global studies program

Senior Emma Sudholt says she would not be the person she is today if not for the classes she’s taken at Missouri State. Courses shape world view Sudholt, a double major in global studies and Spanish, said her opinions and world

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Students learn challenges, advantages to globalization

Missouri State students are becoming aware that life is increasingly lived in a global context. The way we work and live, even in the U.S., depends on having global awareness and cultural competency. The course “Introduction to Global Studies &

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Super Typhoon Haiya Response

Super Typhoon Haiya Response Relief in the Philippines  The Philippines have been ravaged by a massive Typhoon, affecting many in the area. An early death toll is estimated to be at 10,000 by the United Nations and more than 600,000

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Report Shows U.S. Universities Increasingly Enroll the World

The United States remains the world’s top destination for international students. A record 819,644 studied at American colleges in 2012-13, an increase of 7.2 percent, according to new data from the Institute of International Education’s annual “Open Doors” report. Still, only 3.9

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