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Jun 15 2018 | Posted In: Students
Priscilla Agbeo is a first-generation college student from the South Side of Chicago, graduating with a degree in African and African American studies and a minor in Global Studies, with a specialization in African studies.
Jun 14 2018 | Posted In: Students
Christina Boyer recently completed her B.A. in international relations and a minor in Global Studies with a European studies specialization. Though she also specialized in international security and the Middle East, she discovered an interest in Europe through visits to the region.
Jun 14 2018 | Posted In: Students
While taking Politics in Iran, Cameron Ramos '18 wrote a sentiment analysis program and scraped software to analyze and correlate trends between the Twitter feeds of Iranian government officials and the country’s presidential elections as well as the Iran nuclear deal. A computer science major,...
Jun 13 2018 | Posted In: Students
Rochelle Rouhani graduates this weekend with a B.A. in Economics and a minor in Global Studies with a specialization in Iranian Studies. “I took the minor classes out of interest without realizing I'd completed the minor but glad I did,” she says.
Jun 12 2018 | Posted In: Students
Danya Kafai is graduating with a degree in symbolic systems and a global studies minor with a specialization in Iranian Studies.
Jun 12 2018 | Posted In: Students
“Majoring in international relations has taught me to maintain a global perspective,” says Marin Callaway '18. “It has also given me an incredible knowledge of history and current events that has continuously proved useful in jobs.” Marin, who was also a peer advisor in the IR program, says she...
Mapping poverty class
Jun 11 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
In an effort to encourage new curricular pathways, Stanford Global Studies (SGS) is supporting five courses that creatively engage students in learning about global issues.
Thomas Churchill
Jun 8 2018 | Posted In: Students
One of Thomas Churchill's favorite memories from his time at Stanford was taking a course on contemporary German theater while studying abroad in Berlin: “In this course, I went to a play in German every week! My language skills and appreciation for theater increased dramatically. My favorite play...
Jun 8 2018 | Kathleen J. Sullivan, Stanford News | Posted In: Awards, Students
Twenty Stanford seniors, graduate students and alumni have been awarded grants to pursue special projects abroad next year with funding from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
Pearl Yip
Jun 7 2018 | Posted In: Students
Pearl Yip chose to pursue a master’s degree in East Asian Studies because she wanted to learn more about China—"the soon-to-be world’s economic superpower," she says.