International Affairs Program
Fall 2014 IAFS Convocation
Mark your calendars for the International Affairs Program Fall convocation, on Thursday, October 16th, 2014 in UMC 235 from 4:30PM - 6:00PM. There will be: important announcements, food & beverages, and information tables (student organizations, study abroad, advising, internships, and more)!
The International Affairs Program (IAFS) at the University of Colorado Boulder is an interdisciplinary major within the College of Arts & Sciences. IAFS has grown to become one of the largest majors at CU-Boulder. Based in the University Club, IAFS is an academically challenging undergraduate program with an energetic community, offering our students small school opportunities within the broader campus. In keeping with CU-Boulder's Flagship 2030 strategic plan, we recognize the importance of globalization to our ideas and our lives. We value citizenship, from CU to the world.
IAFS Student Blog
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Seeing the Reality of Middle East issues: Study abroad in Israel and the West Bank
Lauren Elder is an IAFS major who studied abroad in summer 2014.
The best way to describe my experience on the global seminar "Justice, Democracy, and Human Rights in Israel and the West Bank" is an intense and perspective-altering experience. As an International Affairs major, many of my classes include the history and politics of Israel and the Arab-Israeli conflict. As someone who studies the Middle East as part of my geographic concentration, the program provided me with a unique opportunity to see the reality of current Middle East issues I have been studying. I spoke with many activists who work for rights of Palestinians...
Landing an Internship with the International Conference on Energy and Economic Development
Maya Blanchard is a spring 2014 IAFS graduate who interned as part of her IAFS academic experience.
My internship with the International Conference on Energy and Economic Development (ICEED) was monumental to my professional development. Throughout the semester as an intern, I helped prepare for the conference event. As part of my weekly tasks and responsibilities, I learned about event planning, journal subscriptions, editing, and energy. The end-result and highlight of my internship...
Starting in IAFS? Q&A and a Little Advice From a Recent Grad
Eamon Sullivan is a spring 2014 IAFS graduate and an Emerging Scholar of the program. As a new grad, he shares his experiences and offers a little friendly advice to current IAFS students.
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Fall 2014 at IAFS: Check out the Registrar's Fall 2014 deadlines and the IAFS Fall 2014 semester schedule. Visit our News & Events section for upcoming activities. IAFS syllabi will be posted here with faculty office hours. There will be one IAFS Graduation ceremony for 2014-2015 IAFS graduates on Friday, May 8th, 2015. See our IAFS graduation ceremony dates and details. Like the CU Boulder IAFS Facebook page to keep up to date with IAFS!