international relations

  • De La Torre studying for a career in law

    Jun 13, 2017

    Jose De La Torre ’17 did his best to try everything Cornell College had to offer. His drive helped him earn degrees in both international relations and political science, hold leadership roles in a variety of student groups, hold two work-study positions, and study abroad. The ability to try things on the Block Plan helped […]

  • Donahoo pursuing a career in law

    Jun 24, 2016

    International relations and philosophy double-major Sylvia Donahoo ’16 will attend William & Mary Law School in the fall.

  • Wiley to Wales for Intelligence and Strategic Studies

    Jun 17, 2016

    Tim Wiley ’16 is off to Aberstwyth University to pursue a master’s degree in Intelligence and Strategic Studies.

  • Morton ’16 earns Fulbright to teach in Azerbaijan

    Apr 20, 2016

    Kayla Morton ’16 was recently awarded a Fulbright to Azerbaijan. Morton is an international relations and Russian major, and has worked in the Writing Studio for three years. As a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant she will teach Azerbaijani college students English and American culture. “I’m looking forward to learning about Azerbaijani culture and getting to […]

  • Politics courses steered Oletenbruns to judicial ambitions

    Jun 11, 2015

    There was never a question in Kelly Oeltjenbruns’ mind about whether she’d go to law school, and indeed, she’s going to Washington University’s top-tier law school this fall.

  • Byers wins Jack Kent Cooke scholarship for graduate school

    Aug 15, 2014

    J.R. Byers ’14 was awarded the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Continuing Scholar Graduate Award to pursue a master’s degree in Russia.

  • Monreal earns Fulbright to South Korea

    May 16, 2014

    Tiffany Monreal ’14 will teach English in South Korea as part of the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Program. She is the ninth Cornellian in nine years to earn a Fulbright.

  • Knox pursuing passion at dream school

    May 12, 2014

    Jennifer Knox ’14 will fulfill her childhood dream of attending Oxford University, where she’ll study international relations.

  • Al-Ansari tackling surveys and research

    May 12, 2014

    Mohammad Al-Ansari is going to work as a researcher at Sesri, a public survey project that’s a joint effort of the University of Michigan and Qatar University.

  • Two seniors accepted to prestigious U.K. institutions

    Mar 27, 2014

    Léonie De Jonge and Jennifer Knox, two Cornell College seniors, have been accepted to graduate programs in international relations at Cambridge and Oxford universities, respectively.

  • Ngirbabul is Rangel Scholar

    Mar 27, 2014

    Michelle Ngirbabul, a sophomore planning to to major in International Relations and Public Health, will take part in the Rangel Summer Enrichment Program at Howard University this summer.

  • Foreign policy course features depth and variety

    Feb 6, 2014

    David Yamanishi aimed for depth in his American Policy Course, focusing on a set of interesting case studies. Students also enjoyed a variety of learning opportunities, including three full-length films, a morning with a visiting Supreme Court expert, and a final research paper.

  • Boren Scholarship helps Voas study Arabic abroad

    Jan 17, 2014

    Thanks in part to a $20,000 Boren Scholarship, Erinn Voas is spending her junior year studying Arabic at the University of Jordan.

  • Peacemaking After Deadly Conflict

    Oct 24, 2013

    David Zarembka will be presenting Peacemaking After Deadly Conflict at Zamora’s Market Friday, Oct. 25 at 5:30 p.m. He has 49 years of involvement in the Great Lakes region as he first worked in the area in 1964 when he taught Rwandan refugees in now Tanzania. Since 1998, he has been the coordinator of the African Great Lakes Initiative of the Friends Peace Teams, a Quaker organization that promotes peacemaking activities with local groups in the region.

  • Stadler wins Fulbright award to teach in Germany

    Jul 5, 2012

    Chris Stadler earned a Fulbright grant through the U.S. Department of State to serve as an English teaching assistant in Germany.