February 14, 2019 Newsletter

All Majors

RSVP-Developing Your Professional Brand and Network 
Thursday, February 21, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Student Organization Center, Tinkham Veale Center
Attend this International Studies workshop to improve your LinkedIn profile and use it to secure internships, jobs, and a career path from your International Studies major.  Hors d’oeuvres served. RSVP here. Co-sponsored by Sigma Iota Rho.

Social Justice Institute Research Funding
Students with research ideas connected to social justice are invited to apply for fellowships. Applications are due March 1, 2019.

Students conducting research or seeking internships in the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences are invited to apply for summer funding. Applications are due March 8, 2019.

(Un)Civil Denaturalization and the Immigration Crackdown
February 15, 12:45-2pm, Sears Library, Room 333
Join Law Professor Cassandra Burke Robertson for a discussion on denaturalization in the US. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to Dr. Terri Mester.

LGBT Study Abroad Student Panel
February 15, 12:45pm, TVUC
This panel of students will discuss the LGBT experience as it relates to the study abroad process. Register online.

Volunteer with MedWish International
February 15, 1:30-4:30pm
Volunteer for MedWish. Join the CCEL Group page for additional volunteer opportunities with Medwish.

Cleveland Council on World Affairs Summer Internship
The CCWA is currently accepting internships for summer 2019. Apply online.

U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Internships
The deadline to apply for a summer 2019 internship with Chairman James Risch is April 26, 2019 and with Ranking Member Bob Menendez is March 8, 2019.

Human Rights Watch Internships
Spring and summer internships are offered in multiple locations, including New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles. Application deadlines vary.

Volunteer for High School Model UN Conference
March 6-7, 8am-2pm both days
Volunteer at the CWRU Model United Nations high school conference. No experience is required. Sign up here.


The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: Focus on Africa
February 20, 6:00-7:30pm, Kelvin Smith Library
Speakers will discuss the impact of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on issues and populations in Africa. Event is free, register to socialjustice@case.edu.


Nepal Reliance Organization
Teaching, medical, and public health internships, among others are available. Apply online.  An INTL alumna interned at this organization for her practicum.

Huayu Enrichment Scholarship
Scholarships to take Huayu courses in Taiwan are available for a 2-month summer session or regular term classes. Applications are due March 31, 2019.

Taiwan Scholarship
Scholarships cover tuition and payment of academic fees for studies in Taiwan and include a monthly stipend. Applications are due March 31, 2019.


Wings of Desire
February 14, 8:10pm, Cinematheque
An angel in West Berlin falls in love and becomes a human. Tickets are $8 for age 25 and under.

February 16, 5pm, Cinematheque
February 17, 8:35pm, Cinematheque
An Italian woman has an affair with an officer in the occupying Austrian army. Tickets are $9 for age 25 and under.

Latin America

Center for Democracy in the Americas
Internships are offered for undergraduates interested in building and improving relations between the United States, Cuba, and Latin America. Summer 2019 applications are due March 15, 2019.

Middle East & North Africa

National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations Summer Internship
This internship program offers undergraduate and graduate students a ten-week professional, academic, and career opportunity internship in the nation’s capital. There is a $25 application fee. Applications are due February 22, 2019.


The International Studies Program does not endorse or sponsor the fellowships, internships, jobs, and other opportunities listed in the newsletter.  Students are encouraged to evaluate them.