Early bird application deadline: Monday, 30 April
Final deadline: Tuesday, 15 May
Summer school dates: Saturday, 30 June–Saturday, 7 July
The Prague’s Center for Public Policy (Centrum pro verejnou politiku—CPVP) is pleased to announce the forthcoming Prague Summer Schools 2012 on the following topics:
European Summer Institute on the Future of Europe: Lobbying in Brussels
Summer School on Crime, Law and Psychology
Summer School on European Union: Interests versus Culture?
Summer School on China: A World Superpower—Myth or Reality?
The Prague Summer Schools 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 the unique academic and cultural environment. Visit the web site to discover the details about the upcoming programs. The web site contains detailed information on academic content, guidelines to the application process, including an online application, practicalities, photos, and alumni feedback.
Questions should be directed to:
Prague Summer Schools 2012
Center for Public Policy
190 11 Prague 9
Tel: +420 737 679 605
Photos should capture the cultural essence of a global academic experience in the categories of portraits, landscapes, architecture. See flyer or learn more
The top three submissions will win cash prizes and will be published in Studia Antiqua, a student journal for the study of the ancient world, sponsored by Students of the Ancient Near East, flyer
"Understanding South America through the Lens of Brazil," Julio De Amo, Jr., major general (ret.), Brazilian Army, 2:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
"The Idea of the European University," John R. Rosenberg, dean, College of Humanities; LeGrand Richards, associate professor of educational leadership and foundations; moderator: Martha Peacock, professor of art history and CSE associate director, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
"A Day in the Life of a Political Officer," Kyler Kronmiller, Foreign Service officer, U.S. Department of State, 4:00 P.M., B135 JFSB, flyer
"The Implications of Drones on U.S. Foreign Policy," Micah Zenko, Douglas Dillon Fellow, and Sarah Kreps, Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow; background reading: "Limiting Armed Drone Proliferation," "Drone Proliferation: What We Have to Fear," "Drones and Targeted Killings, Politics, Power, and Preventative Action Blog"; 10:00 A.M., 257 HRCB, full schedule
Info Session, 11:00 A.M., 151 HRCB; students applying for FLAS are strongly encouraged to attend one of these Thursday sessions, flyer