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Global Studies and Latin American Studies Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship Award $750. Application due April 21, 2017!
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Global Studies Minor

This minor is an interdisciplinary program that analyzes global issues and cultures, societies, histories, and political and economic systems in a comparative, global context. It is designed to enhance students' understanding of diverse cultures, global issues, and other languages. The minor integrates language competency and global/intercultural studies to give students the tools they need to become engaged citizens in the local/national/global communities they enter after graduation. This minor adds an international perspective to any major.

For more information, please download the following:
Global Studies Brochure
 

Latin American Studies Minor

This minor offers students the opportunity for an interdisciplinary study of the social, cultural, political, and economic traditions and contemporary realities of Latin American countries and peoples. It draws on faculty expertise from disciplines like art, biology, economics, nursing, political science, religious studies, music, sociology, and Spanish language and culture. Students will develop broad knowledge through courses offered in several disciplines or programs, as well as language training.The minor is appropriate for students in any major who want a complementary concentration in the region.

For more information, please download the following:
Latin American Studies Brochure
 

Individualized Global Studies Major

Interested in developing your own Global Studies Major? Contact Andrea Byrum at byrum@edgewood.edu for more information.

What's Happening

 

November 23- 26

Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed- CGE Closed)

December 11- 15

Final Exams

December 22 - January 1

Winter Holiday (College Closed - CGE Closed)

January 26

Fall 2018 & AY 2018-2019 Study Abroad Application Deadline

March 12-16

Spring Break (CGE Open)

March 23

Summmer 2018 Study Abroad Application Deadline / FLP Summer 2018 Form Deadline

March 30 - April 2

Easter Holiday (College Closed - CGE Closed)

April 6

Faculty-Led Program and Scholarship Deadline for Fall 2018 / Winter 2019 Travel (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Cambodia)

April 13

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 1 (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

April 20

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 2 (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

April 13

Scholarship Application Deadline (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019) 
Spring 2019 Program and Scholarship Application Deadline
Semester Form Deadline  (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)