Students at the University of North Carolina live in an increasingly globalized society. It is crucial that they develop a fuller understanding of the variable nature of earth’s people and nations. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with its rich diversity of programs possessing a strong international focus and its strong commitment to study abroad, provides an exceptional learning environment for the study of these critical issues.

Read about how the Curriculum in Global Studies achieves this mission.

News & Features

2015 Undergraduate Internship Grant Recipients

all fiveRecipients of these highly competitive awards joined Dr. Michal Osterweil, Director of Internships, and other Global Studies students on September 1 to reflect on their internship experiences. Click here to read about what the three recipients did over the summer.

2015 Global Studies MA Summer Grants

Mattie fall posterAt an August 28 poster session, Global Studies graduate students shared the results of their research funded by Global Studies MA Summer Grants. Read about what summer funding allowed the seven graduate students to accomplish here.

Global Studies Welcomes Second MA Cohort

Fall 2015 MA cohort 5"The MA in Global Studies launched in Fall 2014. This fall we welcome our second cohort of graduate students!