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International studies, housed under Peace and Conflict Studies, challenges you to understand both the diversity of human experience and the interconnectedness of problems in our increasingly global political, economic, and cultural environments. You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

The International Studies curriculum is composed of three pillars: core courses in peace and conflict studies, economics, politics, history, culture and language; study abroad; and the capstone experience: an upper level class where students reflect and build upon their experiences of the previous three years.

You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

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International studies, housed under Peace and Conflict Studies, challenges you to understand both the diversity of human experience and the interconnectedness of problems in our increasingly global political, economic, and cultural environments. You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

The International Studies curriculum is composed of three pillars: core courses in peace and conflict studies, economics, politics, history, culture and language; study abroad; and the capstone experience: an upper level class where students reflect and build upon their experiences of the previous three years.

You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

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International studies, housed under Peace and Conflict Studies, challenges you to understand both the diversity of human experience and the interconnectedness of problems in our increasingly global political, economic, and cultural environments. You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

The International Studies curriculum is composed of three pillars: core courses in peace and conflict studies, economics, politics, history, culture and language; study abroad; and the capstone experience: an upper level class where students reflect and build upon their experiences of the previous three years.

You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

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International studies, housed under Peace and Conflict Studies, challenges you to understand both the diversity of human experience and the interconnectedness of problems in our increasingly global political, economic, and cultural environments. You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

The International Studies curriculum is composed of three pillars: core courses in peace and conflict studies, economics, politics, history, culture and language; study abroad; and the capstone experience: an upper level class where students reflect and build upon their experiences of the previous three years.

You'll graduate with an interdisciplinary perspective of the world and an analytical lens through which to understand it.

 

  • Students talk about how they are turning their business startup ideas into reality. Students present their startup process and answer questions about their creation of a business through solving a problem.

    Featured Student

    Sarah Borgardt

    POE: International Politics with a double Secondary Emphasis in Peace & Conflict Studies and Economics

    • USFSIP Intern, Office of Assistance Coordination - Syria, U.S. Dept. of State

    • Co-founder of the Gambian Art Coalition—a business dedicated to promoting sustainable development in The Gambia through partnering with local artists and investing in their communities

    • Research Assistant, Baker Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies

    • Studied International Security Policy at the European School of Political and Social Sciences

    Featured Student

    Sarah Borgardt

    POE: International Politics with a double Secondary Emphasis in Peace & Conflict Studies and Economics

    • USFSIP Intern, Office of Assistance Coordination - Syria, U.S. Dept. of State

    • Co-founder of the Gambian Art Coalition—a business dedicated to promoting sustainable development in The Gambia through partnering with local artists and investing in their communities

    • Research Assistant, Baker Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies

    • Studied International Security Policy at the European School of Political and Social Sciences

  • Evelyn McCammon poses for a picture outside of Founder's Hall at Juniata College.

    Featured Alumni

    Evelyn McCammon

    POE: International Studies

    Evelyn is currently teaching in Marseille, France. While at Juniata, Evelyn studied abroad in France and The Gambia and started a non-profit, the "Gambian Art Coalition."

    Featured Alumni

    Evelyn McCammon

    POE: International Studies

    Evelyn is currently teaching in Marseille, France. While at Juniata, Evelyn studied abroad in France and The Gambia and started a non-profit, the "Gambian Art Coalition."

 

 

  • Featured Course

    Ideas & Power in the Modern World

    An integrative examination of human experience with an emphasis on language, gender, race, and literature and the ways in which different cultures and classes understand human reality..

    Featured Course

    Ideas & Power in the Modern World

    An integrative examination of human experience with an emphasis on language, gender, race, and literature and the ways in which different cultures and classes understand human reality.

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    International Economic Issues

    Understanding international economics is increasingly important for private and public decision-makers. In a world of growing economic interdependence, the ability of policy makers to provide a stable environment for business is a key issue. Accordingly, this course develops the principle topics of international economics, including trade theory, the balance of payments, the cause and consequences of exchange rate movements, the flow of capital, currency crises and regional trade issues. The applied topics emphasized will be based on the most pressing current issues..

    Featured Course

    International Economic Issues

    Understanding international economics is increasingly important for private and public decision-makers. In a world of growing economic interdependence, the ability of policy makers to provide a stable environment for business is a key issue. Accordingly, this course develops the principle topics of international economics, including trade theory, the balance of payments, the cause and consequences of exchange rate movements, the flow of capital, currency crises and regional trade issues. The applied topics emphasized will be based on the most pressing current issues.

Juniata College Study Abroad Experience

Juniata students travel across the world where they conduct important research, use the universal language of music to connect with others, and assist doctors, farmers, and others during service learning trips. We welcome visiting scholars and students from 38 states in the U.S. and 36 countries around the world, and these students inform, educate, and expand the worldview of all of us who live and learn together. Enjoy these stories of students who are, at the same time, of Juniata and of the world and who go on to live lives of purpose and consequence.

Juniata College Study Abroad Experience

Juniata students travel across the world where they conduct important research, use the universal language of music to connect with others, and assist doctors, farmers, and others during service learning trips. We welcome visiting scholars and students from 38 states in the U.S. and 36 countries around the world, and these students inform, educate, and expand the worldview of all of us who live and learn together. Enjoy these stories of students who are, at the same time, of Juniata and of the world and who go on to live lives of purpose and consequence.

Juniata College Study Abroad Experience

Juniata students travel across the world where they conduct important research, use the universal language of music to connect with others, and assist doctors, farmers, and others during service learning trips. We welcome visiting scholars and students from 38 states in the U.S. and 36 countries around the world, and these students inform, educate, and expand the worldview of all of us who live and learn together. Enjoy these stories of students who are, at the same time, of Juniata and of the world and who go on to live lives of purpose and consequence.

 

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Study Abroad

A Juniata student who fully engages in a liberal arts lifestyle recognizes the value of being a citizen of the world in an increasingly global and diverse community. Juniata offers 59 study abroad programs in 24 countries on 6 continents. Every POE has at least one study abroad program that can meet POE and other requirements, and financial aid and scholarships apply while on Juniata study abroad programs.

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Study Abroad

A Juniata student who fully engages in a liberal arts lifestyle recognizes the value of being a citizen of the world in an increasingly global and diverse community. Juniata offers 59 study abroad programs in 24 countries on 6 continents. Every POE has at least one study abroad program that can meet POE and other requirements, and financial aid and scholarships apply while on Juniata study abroad programs.

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