Leadership changes this summer at the Kennedy Center The Kennedy Center has a new director and associate director, and Renata Forste has a new position at BYU. Praemon prepares students for careers as intelligence analysts "Many Praemon members have leveraged their experience to gain internships and jobs in the intelligence community." BYU named a top-performing school for Boren scholarships "The Boren scholarship is one of the most prestigious scholarships we help students apply for." Hadfield on Nursing in South Africa "Their training, commitment, and working with rather than against African medicine helped these nurses succeed." Model United Nations team takes home top honors COVID-19 restrictions couldn't keep BYU students from excelling at the national Model United Nations competition. Model Arab League team shines at national competition BYU students took home multiple honors in this year's Zoom-only national Model Arab League competition. Sigma student journal helps students make their ideas heard Sigma makes political science research by BYU students available to a worldwide audience. BYU Students Named as Fulbright Semi-Finalists The Fulbright is a natural fit for BYU students, many of whom have a deep interest in cross-cultural engagement and value international experiences. New Ranking for International Study Program The Kennedy Center’s International Study Program is the 14th largest university study abroad program... Anna Ortiz, BYU and Statewide Academic Advisor of the Year “It means a lot to me that my fellow advisors felt like I was someone worth recognizing.” Bowen on Gender and Global Security “The germ for the book’s idea started with the formation of the WomanStats Project..." New Ancient Near Eastern Studies Coordinator The Kennedy Center is pleased to welcome Cecilia M. Peek as the new Ancient Near Eastern Studies (ANES) program faculty coordinator. A Champion for Indigenous Languages “I feel strongly the drive to strengthen, promote and make visible indigenous languages and safeguard the loss of these languages...” Shumway on Argentina’s Political History “[The book] is an introduction for English readers to the amazing Mariquita Sánchez, and it is a fresh look at Juan Manuel de Rosas...' New Record for Gilman Scholarships “Applying for the Gilman Scholarship was easier than I thought it would be. [The Kennedy Center] scholarship advisement is there to help you every step of the way.' Hyer on China's Border Strategy “While researching the book, I visited most all of China’s border regions to see for myself what was happening along China’s border."