Located in the Maxwell Library, the MCIE was created in 2010 in response to the University's increasing demand for international opportunities. The Center houses three key areas - Global Studies, International Student Services and Study Abroad - to focus on maximizing the quality and quantity of international experiences. Please stop by the Center with any questions and to learn more!
Congratulations to MCIE staffer, Alida Gomez!
The MCIE is proud to highlight the recent recognition of Alida Gomez for her tireless efforts! Thank you Mary Delgado for nominating Alida for a SPOT AWARD!
BSU Visits the Middle East
Several senior administration members visited universities in Turkey, Iraq and Morocco. New agreements have been signed that could result in new opportunities such as exchanges and research areas. The Minnock Center will issue new information as programs take shape.
John Quincy Adams Foreign Affairs Distinguished Speaker Series
On March 6, 2013, the MCIE sponsored the second event in John Quincy Adams Foreign Affairs Distinguished Speaker Series, Breaking Down Barriers: Educating Girls in Afghanistan, with Razia Jan, founder of the Kabuli Education Center (a school for girls in Afghanistan) and Razia's Ray of Hope Foundation. Ms. Jan was named a CNN Top 10 Hero of 2012.
New Belizean Agreement
Check out our SPRING EVENTS
The Minnock Center is hosting and sponsoring many events each month. Be sure to keep up to date by regularly visiting our events page and stay tuned via Facebook.
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Recent International Visits
Razia Jan, a CNN Top 10 Hero and the founder of Razia's Ray of Hope
Foundation, visited the Minnock Center for International Engagement on
December 11, 2012. Razia's Ray of Hope Foundation is a non-profit
organization dedicated to improving the lives of women and children in
Afghanistan through community-based education.
To see images from the Center for International
Engagement's 2010 Grand Opening
celebration, click on the slideshow below:
Minnock Center for International Engagement
Last Modified: May 31, 2013