October 1, 2020 Newsletter

All Majors

RSVP – Career Workshop
October 10, 4:00-6:00p.m., Virtual
RSVP here to confirm that you will be able to attend the International Studies Career Workshop, where International Studies alumni speakers will share advice about summer internships, first jobs, and careers. Co-sponsored by Sigma Iota Rho.

HACU National Internship Program
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities coordinates a variety of internships with federal agencies. Early deadline for summer 2021 internships is October 30, 2020.

Cultural Vistas Fellowship
Summer internship placements in Argentina, Germany, or Singapore. Applications are due November 15, 2020.

Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship
The Scoville Peace Fellowship offers recent graduates the opportunity to work full-time with non-profit and public-interest organizations. Applications close October 9, 2020 for the Spring 2021 semester.

Women’s Leadership Around the World
October 6, 7:30-8:30 p.m. EST, Virtual
The Cleveland Council on World Affairs is hosting a panel discussion on women in leadership globally amid the Covid-19 pandemic. A livestream will be made available here.

Pursuing a Career in International Service
View internship, scholarship, and program recommendations for underrepresented students interested in a career in international service. Some suggestions apply to all students.


Princeton in Asia
Princeton in Asia will be offering in-person, hybrid remote, and remote fellowships in this cycle. 2021-2022 applications are due November 9, 2020.

Still Life
Online screening begins October 2, Cinematheque
Two Chinese people return to their ancient village as it is being destroyed for reconstruction in a changing China. Screening fees are $10.


St. Stanislaus Polish Festival
October 3-4, St. Stanislaus Social Center and Virtual
This event will include a virtual Polka party, drive-through Polish food at the social center, and more.

The Keeper
Online screening begins October 2, Cinematheque
A German POW remains in Britain following WWII to play football, finding love and facing hostility. Screening fees are $12.

Latin America

Mambo Man
Online screening begins October 2, Cinematheque
This winning Cuban film highlights Cuban culture and features musicians from the Buena Vista Social Club. Screening fees are $12.

Middle East

Middle East Institute
MEI offers unpaid fall, spring, and summer internships in all of its departments. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.


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. During the COVID-19 pandemic, follow all government and public health restrictions and advice when taking advantage of these opportunities. CDC information and resources appear here.