Coming to America: International Students Discuss Requirements, Scholarships at the UofA

By Allison Perkins LEMKE NEWSROOM [youtube][/youtube] Before being admitted to the UofA, prospective international students must pass English proficiency exams, submit grades and test scores, and meet several other requirements. “There are a number of basic requirements that students have to meet before they are accepted,” said International Recruitment Officer Karl Anderson. “They have to […]

Egyptian Students React to Protests

By Allison Perkins Lemke Newsroom UA Egyptian students were shocked and dismayed by protests in Cairo and the lethal violence in Bengzhai, Libya, they said Wednesday. Protests in Cairo were attributed to an American-made video that ridiculed the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Rahma Ali came to the UofA from Cairo less than one month ago. “In […]

International Students Educate Fayetteville Residents

By Allison Perkins LEMKE NEWSROOM UA students from more than 50 countries visit schools, businesses and community groups in Fayetteville to educate people about different cultures. “The International Culture Team is a group of very diverse students from all over,” Cynthia Smith, ICT Outreach Coordinator, said. “The team travels around Fayetteville giving presentations about their […]