The BYU Student Alumni Association invites students from the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies to attend the student leadership conference, The Summit, 27–28 January. This conference will feature influential alumni speakers, dinner, and entertainment.
Students may register at summit.byu.edu. One-day tickets range from $10 to $20 and two-day tickets are $25. However, students receive a 50 percent discount by using the promo code: skymiles. The code is available through 25 January. Students from the college having the highest ratio of registrations will receive priority seating.
Learn about the 2+2 program Friday, 13 January at 12:30 in the Varsity Theatre. Lunch will be provided.
The 2+2 Program is a deferred admission process for current students, either in college or full-time masters programs. It is comprised of at least two years of professional work experience followed by two years in the HBS MBA Program.
If you are in your final year of study, you are eligible to apply in the current application cycle. Join us to set your business career in motion before graduation.
Application deadline: Thursday, 2 February 2017
The Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program is a six-week program at Howard University that helps prepare undergraduate students for careers in international affairs. It includes two for-credit academic courses, a professional writing seminar, visits, meetings with foreign affairs professionals in a wide range of government and nongovernmental organizations, and professional development activities. It pays for tuition, room, board, and transportation and provides a stipend. The program will run 19–29 June 2017.
• U.S. citizenship
• A comprehensive GPA of at least 3.2
• Full-time undergraduate student status
• Sophomore or above
The program encourages applications from members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need. Applicants with any undergraduate major are welcome to apply.
Learn more at www.rangelprogram.org.
(202) 806-4367 or (877) 633-0002
Prague Summer Schools, 1–8 July 2017, are seven-day academic programs designed to bring together undergraduate and graduate students of various nationalities and academic backgrounds to enjoy their summer holidays in a unique academic and cultural environment. Schola Empirica is pleased to announce the forthcoming Prague Summer Schools on the following topics:
Summer School on European Politics: Interests versus Culture
Summer School on China: A World Superpower—Myth or Reality?
Summer School on Development, Sustainability, and Globalization
Summer School on Behavioral Economics and Psychology
We invite you to visit our web site www.praguesummerschools.org to discover the details about the upcoming programs. The main page will direct you to the individual page of each summer program containing information on academics, logistics, photos, alumni feedback, guidelines to application process, and the online application.
The Bar-Ilan University interdisciplinary, four-week summer program in conflict resolution offers students the opportunity to earn 8 academic credits (4 courses) in a period of four weeks (6 July–3 August 2017) and receive a certificate in conflict resolution. Individual courses (5 days each), all taught in English, are also possible. All this, learning in an experiential way, on-site, in a country involved in an intractable conflict. Applications are open to current advanced undergraduate students and current graduate students, as well as holders of undergraduate/graduate degrees, worldwide, from all disciplines in the social sciences, the liberal arts, and the humanities. Professionals are also welcome.
The summer program is operated by the Graduate Program in Conflict Resolution, Management, and Negotiation at Bar-Ilan University in Israel.
For information, e-mail Rafi Nets at summer.CRidentity@biu.ac.il.