October 10, 2019 Newsletter

All Majors

International Studies Career Workshop
October 12, 4-6pm, Student Organization Center, TVUC
See you there!  If you have not already done so, please RSVP here.

Transatlantic Trends
October 16, 12-1:30pm, City Club of Cleveland
Karen Donfried, President of the German Marshall Fund, will discuss the state of the transatlantic relations and the future strength of Western democracies. Tickets are $37.

Truman Scholarship
Interested juniors should submit preliminary applications to Dean Amanda McCarthy by November 15, 2019.

Graduate Student Fair
November 21, 11am-1:15pm, Online
Representatives of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs’ top international affairs and public policy graduate schools will answer questions and help you navigate the admissions process.

James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program
This program allows graduates to work at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C. Seniors should submit application information to Dean Amanada McCarthy by November 30, 2019. Juniors should meet with her this year to plan.

Projects for Peace
Propose a project to promote peace anywhere in the world.  Multiple International Studies majors have won this grant.  Application deadline is December 15, 2019.



Celebrating Komitas Vartabed
October 11, 7-10pm, St. Gregory of Narek Armenian Church
This concert celebrates the 150th birthday of Armenian composer Komitas Vartabed. Contact Ari Narek Terjanian ariterjanian@gmail.com for tickets.

European Classical Music
October 13, 2pm, CMA Gartner Auditorium
Seventeen-year-old Mexican pianist Daniela Liebman will perform European classics at CMA. The concert is free.

Dutch Animation Celebration
October 13, 4:30pm, Cinematheque
Enjoy six animated short films from the Netherlands’ premiere film festival for children. Free popcorn. Tickets are $7 for ages 18-25, $3 for ages 17 and under.



Middle East

Five Iranian Short Films
October 10, 6:30pm, Cinematheque
October 11, 7:15pm, Cinematheque
Enjoy 5 short films by Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami. Tickets are $7 for age 25 and under.


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.