November 4, 2021 Newsletter

All Majors

Fall Advising Meetings
November 5, 8-11, 16
Please schedule your fall advising meeting with Professor McMann here.  Be sure your calendar is set to Eastern Time.  You will receive a Zoom link in advance of the meeting.

Courses with International Content
Please consult the attached list when scheduling for the spring semester.

International Studies Capstone Presentations
November 18, 7:00 p.m., TVUC
Curious about INTL 399, the SAGES capstone?  Come hear from seniors about their foreign projects. Please RSVP here.

En Voz Alta
Students identifying as Hispanic/Latinx are eligible for this international security and diplomacy mentoring program. Applications for the 2022 cohort are due in November.

Environmental Internships
The Environmental Law & Policy Center offers several, unpaid internships each season. Some spring applications are due as early as November 15.

Varieties of Democracy Internship
V-Dem is seeking four interns interested in democracy research. The internship is in Sweden for ten weeks spring semester. Applications are due November 24, 2021.

Women’s Foreign Policy Group
Student interns are introduced to various aspects of foreign policy in Washington D.C.  A stipend is provided at the end of the internship period. Spring applications are due November 28, 2021.

Library of Congress Internship Program 
In this paid internship undergraduates assist with analog and digital collections, including foreign materials. Summer internship applications are due November 29.

International Affairs Forum Writing Competition
University students may submit an editorial addressing climate or energy. Winning pieces will be published in International Affairs Forum. Deadline is January 9, 2022.

Mather Center Research Salon
November 4, 5:30-7:00 p.m., TVUC 248
Professor Emeritus Miriam Levin will discuss her research, including on women’s access to education overtime and across the globe.

ASA Jeopardy
November 4, 6:00 p.m., Thwing 101
Flex your knowledge on Africa at the African Students’ Association’s Jeopardy night.

Taiwanese Night Market
November 6, 6:00-9:00 p.m., Thwing Atrium
Enjoy a night of Taiwanese foods, night market games, and raffle baskets!

Korean Crash Course
November 7, 2:00-3:00 p.m., Crawford 09A
Learn the basics of the Korean language.

Five AsiaTown Staples
Visit these recommended Asian restaurants in Cleveland.

Italian Film Festival
October 29-November 20
View several classic Italian films free online through the month of November.

November 6 7:00 p.m., November 7 8:30 p.m., Cinematheque
This French film melds a gangster crime story with groundbreaking stylistic innovations for the 1960s. Tickets are $7 for those under 25 years old.

Shakespeare in Jazz
November 10, 7:30-9:00 p.m., Maltz Performing Arts Center
A jazz band will perform original songs based on Shakespeare’s classic plays. Get tickets here in advance.

Tchaikovsky Winter Dreams
November 11-14, Severance Hall
View the Cleveland Orchestra’s performance of “Winter Dreams,” Russian composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s first symphony. Purchase tickets in advance.

Evgeny Kissin Solo Piano Recital
April 24, 2022, 7:30 p.m., Severance Hall
World-renowned Russian concert pianist Evgeny Kissin will perform Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, and Chopin pieces. Tickets are expected to sell fast.

Latin America
Center for Democracy in the Americas Internship 
Assist the CDA with building relations between the U.S. and countries of the Americas. Applications for the spring semester are due November 15, 2021.