Application deadline: Wednesday, 15 February 2012
The Institute for International Public Policy’s unique combination of short seven-week summer global policy institutes: a unique study abroad experience focusing on global public policy, service and research; and a proactive and culturally sensitive approach to minority education that fosters international service and nonprofit sector leadership provides the program with the means to meet the needs of its diverse students and help them succeed.
The institute also provides outreach, recruitment and technical assistance services, as well as offering HBCUs and other minority institutions valuable resources to strengthen their international studies and globalization infrastructures.
Eligibility requirements from undergraduate sophomores include the following:
- Are enrolled full-time at an accredited four–year baccalaureate-granting institution
- Are U.S. Citizens or legal residents (documentary support required)
- Have a minimum 3.2 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale)
- Possess excellent critical analysis and leadership skills
- Have a strong demonstrated interest in international affairs, public policy and language training
- Are an underrepresented minority (African American, Hispanic, Asian American, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander)
- Plan to seek admission to an advanced degree program in international affairs
See web site for details and application.
The Eye (Cantonese, Thai, Mandarin), Tuesday, 28 October, 5:00 P.M. lecture, 5:30 P.M. screening; Friday, 31 October, 8:30 P.M., Saturday, 1 November, 2:30 P.M., flyer
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Silent, German), Tuesday, 28 October, 7:30 P.M.; Friday, 31 October, 5:00 P.M.; Saturday, 1 November, 11:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M., flyer
Hotel (German), Wednesday, 29 October, 5:30 P.M.; Friday, 31 October, 6:45 P.M.; Saturday, 1 November, 12:45 and 6:15 P.M., flyer
Royal Ballet of Cambodia, 7:30 P.M., DeJong Concert Hall, HFAC, flyer, get tickets
"Evolution of ISIS: The Islamic State 2007–14," Dodge Billingsley, documentary film producer and director, Combat Films and Research, NOON, 238 HRCB
"The British Invasion of the 1960s," Robert Colson, assistant professor of interdisciplinary
humanities; Michael Hicks, professor of musical composition and theory; moderator: David Kirkham, associate professor of political science and senior fellow, BYU Law School, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer