News & Announcements Archive


SAIS Welcomes New BA/MA Candidates

SAIS Welcomes New BA/MA Candidates
A new group of BA/MA candidates made it official as they participated in new student orientation at SAIS’ DC campus.  From left, seniors Jonathan Tai, Ava White, David Hamburger, and Robert Ticzon.


International Studies Alumni Gather in DC

International Studies Alumni Gather in DC
Nearly 50 alumni, graduates of International Studies, SAIS and related programs, gathered at Washington, DC hot spot Hawthorne on August 10 to reconnect, network and show their Blue Jay spirit.  The event marked the launch of the new International Studies Affinity (Alumni) Group which consists of dedicated international studies alumni who want to give back […]


International Studies Junior Wins Gilman Study Abroad Award

International Studies Junior Wins Gilman Study Abroad Award
International Studies junior Sami Ayele is one of nearly 1,000 American undergraduate students from 386 colleges and universities across the United States selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad during the 2017-2018 academic year.


Internship Leads to Publication for SAIS BA/MA Student

Johns Hopkins senior, and SAIS BA/MA candidate, Jonathan Tai completed a spring semester internship with the Inle Advisory Group, a business development consultancy with a specialty in Myanmar, where his article on Beijing’s stake in the Myanmar peace process was published by the China-United States Exchange Foundation’s on-line magazine, China-US Focus.


Congratulations Graduates!

The International Studies Program commends the students who graduated on May 24, 2017.


Aronson International Experience Grants Awarded

Aronson International Experience Grants Awarded
The Aronson International Experience Grants awards have been made possible through a generous gift from Jeffrey and Shari Aronson as part of the Aronson Center for International Studies.  They are designed to make educational opportunities abroad more accessible to International Studies Program students.  This year three students were awarded funding for year-long study abroad experiences […]


Students Intern Around the Globe with the Weisman Internship Fund

Students Intern Around the Globe with the Weisman Internship Fund
The Weisman Internship Fund is designated for students in the International Studies Program participating in internship experiences abroad and in the United States. This summer 14 students received Weisman grants to help finance internship experiences as varied as working in the Public Affairs section of the U.S. Embassy in Rome to conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses on […]