Joshua Parbs of Urbana,  recently received a certificate from the University of Iowa International Student and Scholar Services office for participating in the annual Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity program.

The program is a diversity and leadership training program designed to increase intercultural awareness and skills for both international as well as domestic students at all academic levels. For more information visit

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