IAS Undergrads Present Research at Political Ecology Conference

March 25, 2020

Student Org Spotlight: OU's Award-Winning Model UN Club

March 3, 2020

OU in Arezzo Students Prepare for Global Careers with Italian Internships

January 16, 2020

International Student Speakers Bureau Brings Cultural Awareness to Norman Seventh Graders

November 12, 2019

Meet Amanda Johnson, OU’s new Diplomat-in-Residence

October 21, 2019

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August 19, 2020

OU senior Abood Hannoon, an international student from Palestine, has a passion for space. An electrical engineering major, Hannoon describes himself as “curious and wanting to constantly learn more things.” In his time at OU, he hoped to join an organization that woul...

March 3, 2020

OU has so many student organizations, it can sometimes be overwhelming for students looking to get involved, and opportunities may get lost in the shuffle. But students of all majors interested in international careers shouldn't overlook University of Oklahoma Model Un...

November 12, 2019

The International Student Speakers Bureau,  or ISSB, is one of the most unique, community-focused programs the College of International Studies has to offer. The organization, which is overseen by the International Student Services (ISS) office, offers international st...

April 9, 2019

Students modeling the traditional clothing of a wide range of countries – from Korea to Iran to the Comanche Nation – strut across the stage.

A Chinese student plucks somber tones on the Guzheng while another dances; a third paints calligraphy in bold strokes.

A group...

March 7, 2019

In light of recent racist incidents on the University of Oklahoma campus, the College of International Studies came together with the Office of University Community and the Department of Modern Languages, Literature, and Linguistics last Thursday to host an event title...

August 21, 2018

Last week, the University of Oklahoma welcomed its new class of international students, who arrived in Norman with great excitement. On Wednesday August 15th, the students attended their first gathering on campus, the stage of New International Student Orientation expe...

April 25, 2018

Last Tuesday, a group of staff and administrators from OU Housing and Food Services visited CIS to present on food sustainability, a topic of increasing importance on campus and throughout the world. “This talk is part of a broader project about food,” Dean Suzette Gri...

April 16, 2018

On Friday, April 6, OU’s International Advisory Committee (IAC) held the 48th annual Eve of Nations, a cultural showcase presented by the international student body. The IAC was established in 1970 to bring the university’s international student organizations under one...

April 5, 2018

OU Students and faculty gathered in Farzaneh Hall on Monday for a guest lecture by Consul General of Ireland Adrian Farrell, “Implications of Brexit for Ireland.” Farrell, who is based in Austin, TX, also met with Governor Fallin and local business owners during his ti...

November 8, 2017

The Friends to International Students program (FIS) is dedicated to building friendships between OU’s international students and families from the local community. Arriving on campus can be overwhelming and perhaps a little intimidating for the over 2,000 international...

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SNAPSHOT of the Week
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Our Snapshot of the Week comes from Persian Cultural Week, a series of events and talks held at the Norman Public Library sponsored by the OU Iranian Student Association, Farzaneh Family Center for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies and Iranian Cultural Association. This photo was taken just after Norman Mayor Breea Clark declared March 2020 Iranian American Heritage Month in the City of Norman. Thank you to all who made this special week possible!  Photo via @ISA.OU.Norman on Facebook.


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