Fawaz is our international student interview this week. He is from Kuwait and arrived in America in 2018. He gave us great tips on how to adjust to the US culture and homesickness. He is an accounting major and is still deciding his minor but is likely to choose finance. He is interested in attending … More International Student Stories: Meet Fawaz
We, at DU International Admissions, are having so much fun interviewing and learning more about our community and we are glad you are able to join us! This week we want you to meet Débora Rocha, who is a sophomore studying Film Studies with a minor in Theater. Her dream is to make movies after … More International Student Stories: Meet Débora
Kéreine is a sophomore at DU, majoring in International Studies and Spanish and minoring in Political Science. She enjoys learning new languages and plans on working for an embassy or as a translator. She was born in Gabon but has lived in Colorado with her family for the last 10 years. She has spent years … More International Student Stories: Meet Kéreine!
This week we had the opportunity to interview and will share the story of Antonia Velez by her own words. She is an International Studies and Journalism major from Medellin, Colombia. Her newfound hobby is to hike and her favorite place to go here in Colorado is St. Mary’s glacier. “I grew up with my … More International Student Stories: Meet Antonia!
As we all know it is common to feel homesick when studying abroad. Students tell us that eating a snack or a meal from your home country can help diminish the feeling of loneliness. Also, it is always fun to explore new flavors and cultures. Although you might need that unique ingredient from your home … More International Markets in Denver
If there is one good thing that the Covid Pandemic has helped with it is access. Most places have digitized their activities to allow people to still engage without having to leave the comfort of their homes. This week, the Global Ambassadors have compiled a list of fun things to do in and around Denver. … More Explore the City of Denver – even virtually!
Welcome back, DU! Classes are about to start and since we all have to quarantine for a while, why not enjoy this time to explore diverse flavors from around the world? Here at International Admissions, we have compiled a list of restaurants with an international cuisine focus so we can all add some “spice” to … More International Cuisine Around DU
Fraternities and sororities are a huge part of the culture of American universities. They are an American tradition, but many students may be confused as to what Greek life is and who are the people in it. Here at the University of Denver there are seven fraternities, six sororities and six multicultural organizations. These organizations … More Greek Life: What is it and what can it offer for international students?
Dear World, “Your Return to Campus!” is a short but sweet guide to navigating COVID-19 changes this fall. Ronnie and Elise break it down into five easy steps. THis video is available with English, Chinese (Traditional) and Chinese (Simplified) captions. Information for incoming international students: https://www.du.edu/news/update-internationalization For a detailed description of the steps described : … More Your Return to Campus! | 2020-2021 Academic Year
Dear World, The DU International Ambassadors present “6 Things International Students Haven’t Done at DU”; watch our video to learn more about fun things to do on-campus! The Book Stack: https://library.du.edu/give/ula/book-stack.html Campus shuttle: https://www.du.edu/parking/mobility/shuttle.html Public Skate: https://ritchiecenter.du.edu/sports/2020/5/5/public-skate.aspx DU library: https://library.du.edu/ Sincerely, International Student #DearWorld is a blog series that our international student ambassadors at the … More 6 Things International Students Haven’t Done at DU