Academic Minors

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Global Studies and Latin American Studies Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship Award of $750. Application Deadline: November 13th!

To apply, follow the link:

https://edgewood.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aWRrWSmb5NaZGUB

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 Sara Friar at sfriar@edgewood.edu for more information.

What's Happening

October 31, 2019

Faculty-Led Program and Scholarship Application Deadline (Spring w/ Spring Break or Summer Travel 2019)

November 17-23 

International Education Week 

November 28-December 2, 2019  (CGE Closed)

Thanksgiving Break

December 9-13

Final Exams

December 23 - Jan 1 (CGE Closed)

Christmas/New Years College Closed