Does Global Minnesota offer language classes?
Global Minnesota is fortunate to welcome hundreds of international visitors from around the world who speak a variety of languages. However, we do not offer language classes or services. There are several local organizations who do offer such services, including the International Institute of Minnesota.
Does Global Minnesota offer visa, refugee, and immigration services?
Global Minnesota offers a variety of events and programs that engage Minnesotans with the world. However, we do not offer direct visa, refugee, or immigration services. There are a number of great organizations across the state that specialize in this work. For more information, visit the Minnesota Department of Health – Refugee Resettlement.
Is Global Minnesota part of the University of Minnesota?
Global Minnesota has a close relationship with the University of Minnesota, but is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Global Minnesota’s office is located on the East Bank campus in Minneapolis and uses the University’s telecommunications services, but has no connection to the admission office, academic departments, or programs of study.
How can I be involved with Global Minnesota?
Good news! There are several ways to get involved with Global Minnesota. From internships and volunteer opportunities to dinner with international visitors, there are a variety of ways you can be part of Minnesota’s global community.