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IAFS Student Internship Opportunity!!

The mission of the Center for Teaching International Relations is to develop tomorrow’s global leaders. CTIR’s vision is for every student to develop global awareness and understanding, and to engage in global issues in a way that leads...

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Come to the study abroad fair and learn about your chance to study, intern and participate in research and service-learning opportunities. We offer hundreds of programs in 70 countries that meet the needs and interests of all students and majors. Join us on Thursday, Sept. 4, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the UMC Fountain to find...

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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...

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Eamon Sullivan is a spring 2014 IAFS graduate and an Emerging Scholar in the program. As a new grad, Eamon shares his experiences and offers a little friendly advice to current IAFS students

  1. What is your name, major, and anticipated graduation term?
    My name is Eamon Sullivan, and I am an International Affairs major planning to graduate in spring 2014....
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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...

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Research Experiences for U​ndergraduates (REU)

Full Proposal Deadline Date: August 27, 2014

View details here: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5517&org=NSF

The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate...

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The International MA Program in Migration Studies (Tel Aviv University) gives students a comprehensive look into the global and local issues of migration; including themes such as labor migration, refugees and asylum seekers, Diasporas, policy, ethnic identity and integration. Throughout the year, students explore recent trends, compare immigration policies, and debate some of the most...

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The Summer 2014 Global Seminar to Bordeaux, France just finished! Experience it for yourself in this 5 minute video! If you are interested in Summer 2015, contact IAFS or...

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Lauren Elder, an Global Grant recipient and International Affairs major, recently returned from a Summer Global Seminar Program in Israel. During her program, she completed a service learning project with Kav La'Oved, an Israeli non-profit association, which serves to protect the rights of disadvantaged workers.

Lauren shares her perspective on the labor laws of Israel in her article, "...

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