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Jun 20 2017 | Posted In: Announcements, Events, Students
On a scorching hot Sunday in June, Stanford University celebrated its 126th Commencement. Seventy-one undergraduate and 79 M.A. students graduated from Stanford Global Studies Division programs. 
Amartya Das
Jun 19 2017 | Posted In: Students
Amartya Das graduated on Sunday with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematical and Computational Science and a minor in Global Studies with a focus on South Asian studies. "I've loved the breadth of classes I've been able to take even within my concentration," he said. "My electives included a Bollywood...
Jun 16 2017 | Posted In: Students
This weekend, Caroline Doyle will receive her B.A. in International Relations, with a focus on the history of nuclear weapons. She chose this focus area, because she thinks it is a “fascinating and frighteningly relevant topic.” During her time at Stanford, Caroline was a paid Research Assistant at...
Jun 16 2017 | Posted In: Students
Farhan Kathawala graduated on June 18 with a B.A. in Computer Science and a minor in Global Studies with a focus on Islamic studies. He chose to study these two subjects because he loved the creativity of being able to create his own software, and wanted to combine the resources of Stanford and his...
kirsten willer
Jun 16 2017 | Posted In: Students
Kirsten Willer chose to study International Relations (IR) because it was a great blend of history and African studies classes with economics and statistics. “I loved how interdisciplinary it was, and how I could really focus on anything,” she said. Kirsten will be receiving her B.A. this weekend,...
Jun 15 2017 | Posted In: Students
Jian Yang Lum chose to study International Relations with a focus on international security, the Middle East, and Central Asia, because he cares strongly about terrorism and war in today’s world. Lum, who will receive his B.A. this weekend, is also pursuing a coterminal master’s degree in...
Jun 15 2017 | Stanford News | Kathleen Sullivan | Posted In: Awards, Students
Eighteen Stanford students and alumni will pursue special projects next year with funding they received from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. They will travel to 11 countries, including Australia, Colombia, Mexico, Spain, Tajikistan and Zambia.
Juanjo Lucci
Jun 14 2017 | Posted In: Students
On June 18, Juanjo Lucci graduated with an M.A. in International Policy Studies (IPS) with a concentration in energy, environment and natural resources. Prior to Stanford, Juanjo worked at Argentina’s National Congress for the natural resources and international relations committees.
Sina Javidan-Nejad
Jun 14 2017 | Posted In: Students
Sina Javidan-Nejad will be graduating this weekend with a B.A. in Political Science. Sina, who plans to work at Dropbox after graduation and eventually apply to law school, also completed a minor in global studies with a concentration on Iran.
Kate Gasparro
Jun 13 2017 | Posted In: Students
Kate Gasparro is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow studying sustainable design and construction at Stanford. This Sunday, Kate will receive her M.A. in International Policy Studies (IPS), which she is pursuing simultaneously with a Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering....