International Student Resource Center

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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.

Global Graduation Ceremony

The Office of Multicultural Services & Programs in partnership with international organizations you to participate in the Global Graduation Recognition Ceremony. The ceremony is an annual celebration intended to highlight the accomplishments of International students at ISU. This ceremony was to celebrate your achievements. You must be registered as an International Student at Indiana State. You also should understand that this ceremony is not the University Convocation held in December and May. You must apply separately for the University Convocation. If this is confusing, please let us know.

Fall 2018 Ceremony - Saturday, December 8, 2018 Heritage Ballroom 5-7 p.m.
Application Due Date: November 19, 2018
FALL APPLICATION

Spring 2019 Ceremony - Friday, April 26, 2019 Heritage Ballroom 5-7 p.m.
Application Due Date: April 8, 2019
SPRING APPLICATION

 

Mr. and Miss ISU International Pageant

Mr. & Miss ISU International Pageant is open to all who understand that this is not a "beauty pageant" but a program that judges contestants on a broad range of qualities: personal interview, formal interview wear, talent, and the capability to speak with confidence, poise and grace. International Students will have the opportunity to represent their country. It is open to both all International Students.

Those in this pageant are intelligent, talented, and accomplished and are seeking ways that assist them in pursuing their life goals educationally and professionally.

Pageant manual – print the forms within the manual, sign and return to Alyaa Malibari by email or in-person in HMSU 726.

Mr. & Miss ISU International Pageant will be held on Sunday April 7, 2019 University Hall Auditorium 5-7 p.m.

Application Deadline October 15, 2018

Information Sessions will be held in HMSU 722 - 4-6 p.m.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Tuesday, October 6, 2018
Tuesday, March 19, 2019

For more information - Contact the Graduate Assistant for the International Student Resource Center Alyaa Malibari

Program Series

World Hijab Day

Location TBA - February 1, 2019 – 12-5 p.m.

Around the World in 90 Minutes

This program was designed to introduce 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 highlighted.
Location: International Student Resource Center, HMSU 720
Time: 2-3:30 p.m.
Dates:
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, Febuary 6, 2019
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

"Power On" Workshops series

This program is a collaboration with other offices to bring you workshops on effective communication, health services, academics expectations, cultural differences, safety
on and off campus, and gaining work experience about the community.
Location: Multicultural Services and Programs Conference Room, HMSU 722
Time: 6-7:30 p.m.
Dates: Monday, September 10, 2018
Monday, October 8, 2018
Monday, November 12, 2018
Monday, Febuary 11, 2019
Monday, March 11, 2019
Monday, April 8, 2019

Removing Barriers: Build a Bear Event

We often judge people based on their single story - a glimpse into their lives that they share with us. We never think about who they are and what they have done outside of that single story. This event will serve as a way to discover other stories and become aware of the dangers of the single story. We will hear each other and build our stories while building a stuffed animal of your choice.
Location: Multicultural Services and Programs, HMSU 7th Floor
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Dates Friday, September 28, 2018
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Growth Training Series

This development program will be design to provide different training addressing the following areas:

Inner growth - defining and executing personal development plans (PDPs), improving self-awareness, improving self-knowledge, improving skills and/or learning new ones, building or renewing identity, self-esteem, fulfilling aspirations.
Location: International Student Resource Center, HMSU 720
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Dates: Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Outer growth - enhancing lifestyle and/or the quality of life, time management, improving health, developing strengths or talents, improving a career, identifying or improving potential, building employability or (alternatively) human capital.
Location: International Student Resource Center, HMSU 720
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Dates: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Tuesday February 5, 2018

Social Growth - improving wealth or social status, improving social relations or emotional intelligence.
Location: International Student Resource Center, HMSU 720
Time 5-7 p.m.
Dates: Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tea Talk

A social program that includes different topics discussed while drinking a cup of tea. The program will be for 20 minutes. We will be picking a topic regarding the international vision, finding a guest speaker, and inviting others to be the audience. There will be a live feed on our YouTube channel.
Location: Multicultural Services and Programs Conference Room, HMSU 722
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Dates: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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Contact

Hulman Memorial Student Union

7th Floor
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Phone: 812-237-2877
Fax: 812-237-8774

Office Hours
Monday-Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Resource Center Hours
Monday-Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM