Russia’s War in Ukraine
Thursday, March 24th, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., TVUC, Ballroom A
Join International Studies Director Kelly McMann and Professors David Clingingsmith, Ken Ledford, and Roman Sheremeta to learn about pressures on Putin to end the war in Ukraine, including economic sanctions and Ukrainian resistance. Free.
April 4, 6, 11
Spring advising meetings are optional. If you would like to schedule a meeting with Professor McMann, you can do so here. Be sure your calendar is set to Eastern Time. Meetings will be by Zoom.
The deadline to apply is March 27.
International Development Careers
Sunday, March 27, 11:00 – 1:00 p.m., Mather House Room 100
Alumna Sarah Tolbert ’09 will describe how to build a career in international development. Please RSVP.
Monday, March 28, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., Senior Classroom B, TVUC
Alumna Sarah Tolbert ’09 will share her experience working with local African communities to protect gorillas.
Through March and April, the festival will probe the idea of “discourse” through art, literature, and music; some events are foreign-focused.
March 30 – April 9, Playhouse Square
Watch documentaries on humanitarian issues, hilarious 10-minute shorts, foreign flicks, and films screened in virtual reality. Admission ranges from $0-$25.
Wednesday, March 30, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Cleveland Public Library
Meet Mayor Justin Bibb and hear how Cleveland is connecting with the international community.
CCWA is looking for two Model UN interns and an international exchange intern, among other summer interns. Apply by April 1.
Future Global Leaders Scholarship
Junior and senior women pursuing careers in international trade are encouraged to apply for this scholarship, which includes mentorship. Applications are due April 1.
Work with professionals in intelligence, technology, human resources, and other international related fields. Applications are due April 1.
Merit-based scholarships to support women studying all aspects of international trade Applications are due April 1.
Wednesday, April 6, 5:30 p.m., The Union Club
Join bestselling author David Pogue for an uplifting discussion. Student admission is $5.
Work with a research team on questions of human welfare globally. Applications are due April 10.
The Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs is seeking summer interns in international communication and marketing. Summer application deadline is April 16.
Tuesday, April 19
Attend this free webinar on best practices in applying to international affairs graduate programs.
Wright-Plaisance Fellowship for Study Abroad
A fellowship for pursuing post-baccalaureate study at a university in Europe or South America. Applications are due April 29.
This grant funds summer experiences, including INTL 399 practicums. International Studies majors are eligible. Applications are due April 29.
Oxford is currently recruiting volunteers for their international data collection team.
Gain experience in developing international journalism programs in this paid internship.
CGD is accepting applications for its research assistant and program coordinator positions.
The Arctic Initiative at Harvard’s Belfer Center is hiring a project coordinator to work on climate policy and arctic community resilience. CWRU alumna Brittany Janis, email@example.com is happy to answer questions.
Fellowships are virtual and will support work in national security and foreign policy.
A six-month internship involving policy research and writing and exposure to national policy debates and decision-makers.
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This global health organization is currently accepting applications for internships in its Cleveland office.
American Enterprise Institute Internships
This Washington, DC think tank offers foreign policy and regionally-focused internships. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all positions are filled
Friday, March 25, 7:00 p.m., Cinematheque
A young Frenchman returns to his North African hometown to tend to his dying father. Special admission is $11.
Sunday, March 27, 4:50 p.m., Cinematheque
A teacher is sent to a remote school in a Himalayan village where there is neither electricity nor school supplies. General admission is $10.
Friday, April 1, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Freiberger Field
Join the Center for International Affairs for a Holi Celebration.
In this free exhibition, contemporary Chinese artist Peng Wei addresses the vital role of music and the arts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The American India Foundation provides service opportunities through host organizations in India. Applications for the 2022-2023 fellowship cycle accepted beginning April 2022.
First-years, sophomores, and juniors from certain minority groups are eligible for this foreign policy summer program. The deadline to apply is March 27.
Environmental History in Afghanistan
Thursday, March 24, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m., online
A talk by Shah Mahmoud Hanifi, Professor of History, James Madison University.
March 26-27 and April 2-3, Cleveland
Pysanky, Ukrainian Easter eggs, and kits to create your own will be available to purchase.
Saturday, March 26, 8:55 p.m., Cinematheque
In this docudrama, a middle-aged academic in Copenhagen recounts his journey as a child refugee. General admission is $10.
A donation box is on the first floor of the Health Education Campus, Room 160. Medical supplies preferred but non-medical also accepted.
INTL Director Kelly McMann and more than 90 other scholars of Eurasia provided insight into the war in 15-minute talks during this 24-hour Zoom-a-thon fundraiser.