Kearney International Center News & Events

Kearney Center Establishes International Alumni Ambassador Program

Kearney Center Establishes International Alumni Ambassador Program

The Kearney Center for International Student Services is excited to announce the official launch of our Alumni Ambassador Program.
Global Education to Begin "Global Hour"

Global Education to Begin "Global Hour"

The dedicated hour-long sessions will be a time for "Sharing Ideas for a Globally-Minded University"
University’s Continued Commitment to International Students

University’s Continued Commitment to International Students

I write today to acknowledge how very difficult the past few weeks may have been for many of you when on July 6 the Department of Homeland Security published guidance affecting F-1 and M-1 visa holding students’ ability to remain in the United States if taking only online courses.
A Day in the Kearney Center: Summer 2020

A Day in the Kearney Center: Summer 2020

Barbara is pursuing her Bachelor’s in Nursing and has been working at the Kearney Center since fall 2018.
International Student Emergency Assistance program helps Students in Need

International Student Emergency Assistance program helps Students in Need

Kearney Center and University Administration Award $140,000 of Emergency Funds to International Students

Celebrating Ramadan during a Pandemic

Abdelrahman, an international student from Egypt, discusses the reality of celebrating a major holiday during a global pandemic.
Kearney Center Begins Virtual Immigration Advising

Kearney Center Begins Virtual Immigration Advising

To continue serving our international students to the best of our ability, the Kearney Center will have virtual immigration advising starting March 17 from 8AM-5PM CST.
March 17: Kearney Center Begins Virtual Immigration Advising

March 17: Kearney Center Begins Virtual Immigration Advising

To continue serving our international students to the best of our ability, the Kearney Center will have virtual immigration advising starting March 17 from 8AM-5PM CST.
International A-LEAD Conference to be held at Minnesota State Mankato

International A-LEAD Conference to be held at Minnesota State Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato is excited to support the upcoming A-LEAD Conference created by IUGB Alumni and current students. 
A Day in the Kearney Center

A Day in the Kearney Center

FOLLOW SHIR WASSERMAN, KEARNEY CENTER GRADUATE ASSISTANT, THROUGH A "TYPICAL" DAY AT WORK IN THE KEARNEY CENTER.
2020 College of Business Student team takes 4th place at the National Diversity Case Competition!

2020 College of Business Student team takes 4th place at the National Diversity Case Competition!

The team of four students included three international students!
Shrasta Koirala: Gladys B. Olson International Student Scholarship Recipient

Shrasta Koirala: Gladys B. Olson International Student Scholarship Recipient

Shrasta Koirala is one of 13 recipients of the Gladys B. Olson International Student Endowed Scholarship for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Friendship Family Program is ramping up for Spring 2020

Friendship Family Program is ramping up for Spring 2020

In Fall 2019, the program supported 32 international students with the help of 15 local families.
Current Student Spotlight: Liberty Hombe

Current Student Spotlight: Liberty Hombe

Liberty Hombe, a sophomore from Zimbabwe, is setting himself up for success at Minnesota State Mankato.
Alumni Spotlight: Ishrat Kamal-Ahmed

Alumni Spotlight: Ishrat Kamal-Ahmed

Ishrat Kamal-Ahmed experienced many changes while studying and working at the University through the years.

Spring 2020 Population Statistics are Available

Although our overall number of students may be lower this semester than Fall 2019, we have gained many new incoming undergraduate students and maintained our intelligent graduate students.

CANCELLED - Minnesota State Mankato may be visiting your part of the world

Unfortunately Minnesota State Mankato will no longer be traveling, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Please feel free to contact staff that had planned to come to your part of the world though, as they will still happily answer any questions you may have!