Abdulaziz Bin Frayan is a Missouri State alumnus from Saudi Arabia. He joined the English Language Institute in the fall of 2014. His first goal was to improve his English and to become a Bear in the College of Business. In May 2019, Aziz graduated with his B.S. degree in finance with honors. Today, he is a Risk Management Associate Specialist in the Saudi Stock Exchange … [Read more...] about From Missouri State to the World’s Ninth-Biggest Stock Market: Abdulaziz Bin Frayan
Guest post by Dr. Helen Yuan Zhuang Campus globalization has been one of the key areas for Missouri State’s long-range plan since 2016. To foster an environment that is international in teaching, research and service, and to develop global academic collaboration opportunities, International Leadership and Training Center (ILTC), Office of China Programs, and Faculty Center … [Read more...] about GREAT program begins with open discussion on understanding international students
Cali Pettijohn’s advanced listening class visited a local organization with a global reach. Students completed their English Language Institute course by touring the Askinosie Chocolate factory. The 8-week course included intensive and extensive listening skills. Intensive skills include noticing grammar, expressions, reduced sounds, and vocabulary. … [Read more...] about ELI students tour the chocolate factory
The ELI Special Programs is honored to announce the completion of the English and Leadership Immersion Program - Winter 2020. This amazing group of participants spent 4 weeks on the Missouri State University campus learning English, sharing their culture, knowing local and international students, and discovering the wonders that Springfield, MO has to offer. 37 … [Read more...] about English and Leadership Immersion Program – Winter 2020 Completion
Anastasiya Gulak is a Missouri State alumna currently working in Washington, D.C. She became a Bear in the Fall of 2010. Becoming a Bear after completing high school in Missouri Anastasiya was born in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine. She and her family moved to Springfield, Missouri when she was a child. She grew up in a multilingual community and studied English as a Second Language … [Read more...] about From Missouri State to a Career in D.C.: Anastasiya Gulak’s Journey to Look Back!