The JHU Foreign Affairs Symposium, with co-sponsorship from the Aronson Center for International Studies, hosted former Obama Administration U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power on March 14. Power, an expert in human rights policy, discussed how Americans can still find hope in the midst of today’s contentious political climate.
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International Studies students Anthony Boutros and Lauren Paulet were two of the organizers of the Johns Hopkins walk-out to protest gun violence on March 14. The symbolic event was in response to the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida last month.
Read about International Studies freshman Kristofer Madu and his life as a rapper and philanthropist in the February 8 edition of the Johns Hopkins News-Letter.
On February 23 students from the International Studies Program participated in the United Nations Association’s Global Engagement Summit at UN Headquarters in New York City. The Global Engagement Summit unites world leaders with America’s leading grassroots change-makers. Students had the rare opportunity to sit in the UN’s General Assembly Hall and participate in critical global […]
This intersession, January 17-19, 2018, a group of 16 Hopkins undergraduates participated in the inaugural DC Career Trip hosted by the International Studies Program and the newly established International Studies Alumni Affinity Group. IS alum Joel T. Meyer ’04 led the three day event inviting speakers to come and talk with the students about career […]
The International Studies Leadership Council is proud to announce the Hopkins Podcast on Foreign Affairs available now on Apple iTunes. Listen as current Hopkins undergraduates discuss foreign affairs topics and conduct individual interviews. Created by ISLC freshmen Ambassadors Zach Wheeler, Megan Rutkai and Franz Rincones, the HPFA will keep you in the know!
During Intersession 2018, 18 students participated in a special course, AS.192.301 Public International Law, offered by the International Studies and East Asian Studies Programs and taught by Prof. Ilhyung Lee, the Edward W. Hinton Professor of Law at the University of Missouri. The course culminated in a moot court simulation of the Liancourt Rocks island […]
Aronson Assistant Professor Sarah Parkinson reveals her preferred method of how to watch the Star Wars franchise along with how the movies demonstrate how female militants create organizational resilience.
The latest version of “The Insider”, the official newsletter of the International Studies Program, is available now.
Emily Pastrana ’18, a double major in International Studies and Latin American Studies with minors in History and Entrepreneurship and Management, has been awarded a grant from the Brown Family Travel Fund to conduct research in Cuba this intersession. Emily’s research, which will be the backbone of her senior thesis, focuses on fidelismo, the concept […]