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Global Studies Summer 2018 Funded Student Experiences

After a call for applications and competitive selection process, the Curriculum in Global Studies was able to help fund some of our outstanding undergraduate and graduate students as they left campus for the summer to conduct research, complete an internship, or engage in studies abroad. Click on the links below to see individual student reflections about their summer experiences.


Emily Adcock

Global Studies Major

Location: Jerusalem, Israel

Experience: Project Harmony


Sean Kurz

Global Studies Major

Location: Brussels and Strasbourg, France

Experience: European Parliament


Tahjamare Warren

Global Studies Major

Location: Chiba, Japan

Experience: Kanda University of International Studies


Justine DiStefano

Global Studies MA Student

Location: Quito, Ecuador

Experience: The Conflict Transformation Across Borders


Mohammed Eid

Global Studies MA Student

Location: Washington, D.C. and Bosnia and Herzegovina

Experience: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Peace Building Mission in Sri Lanka, Sarajevo Post Conflict Transition Symposium, and United Nations Relief Agency


Shannon Longhurst

Global Studies MA Student

Location: Washington, D.C.

Experience: Talent Beyond Boundaries


William Zang

Global Studies MA Student

Location: Monterey, California

Experience: Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia