International Student Resource Center
Land Acknowledgement Statement
We want to acknowledge that we gather in the traditional land of the Delaware, Kickapoo, Miami, Mound Builders, Piankashaw, Potawatomi, Shawnee, and Wea. The Wea were a Miami-Illinois originally located in western Indiana. They were part of the larger Illinois Confederation. Peoples past and present, and honor with gratitude the land itself and the people who have stewarded it throughout the generations. This calls us to commit to continuing to learn how to be better stewards of the land we inhabit as well.
International Student Resource Center (ISRC) will support and promote the success and personal growth of international students through intercultural programming and advocacy. The center is designed to be a welcoming environment that respects cultural diversity. MSP will work alongside the International Student Leadership Council.
ISRC works closely with the International Student Leadership Council student organization.
Being an international student means more than just going to class - it takes a lot of work and a safe and affirming environment. The ISRC is here to help you acclimate during your journey at ISU. Our goal is to insure that you have access to services and resource and programs focused on your cultural and ethnic identities.
ISRC offers various programs each semester. Please consider joining us for the semester offerrings. All programs will be through ZOOM unless otherwise indicated.
Signature Program Series
Around the World in 90 Minutes - monthly
This program introduces the University community to our students, staff, and faculty from other countries. Students, faculty, and/or staff will present information about their rich culture. Each month, a new country will be spotlighted.
Around the World is presented in two separate sessions that highlight the rich culture of various countries.
Interested in sharing your culture, complete this survey.
International House Party - monthly
This program was designed to introduce the ISU community to our students, staff, and faculty from other countries. Each month we have hosted a different country. Students, faculty and/or staff will present information about their rich culture. This year we will visit our friends from different country in their own curentlly space virtual, to see what they have makes them feel they are in their home.
Masterchef Series (country vs. country) -- monthly Register
HomeCooks is ISU version of a virtual home cooking show. It will be country vs. country. Join us and watch our virtual cooking reality TV.
March 18, 2021 - Build a Bear and International Day of Happiness - sign up coming soon!
What is the International Day of Happiness? It’s a day to be happy, of course! Since 2013, the United Nations has celebrated the International Day of Happiness as a way to recognize the importance of happiness in the lives of people around the world. The Annual Holiday is officially on Mrch 20, 2021.
May 7, 2021 - Location TBA - Global Graduation Ceremony - Application opening soon!
We invite you to participate in the International Global Graduation Recognition Ceremony. The ceremony is an annual celebration intended to highlight the accomplishments of students from across the globe at ISU. This ceremony celebrates your achievements. This ceremony is not the University Convocation to be held in December and May. You must apply separately for the University Convocations. If this is confusing, please let us know.
Also, if you pre-register and attend, you will receive co-curriculur credit and enteries into drawings for really awesome prizes.
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Hulman Memorial Student Union
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Terre Haute, IN 47809
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Resource Center Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM