International Studies News and Upcoming Events
The Center for International Studies is pleased to announce that Katerina Canyon was presented the Outstanding Senior Award for her exceptional achievement in the International Studies Major at Saint Louis University.
International Studies is pleased to announce the sponsoring of this event. Dr. Knut Roder is a professor from the Madrid Campus.
International Studies is pleased to announce the sponsoring of six events for Atlas Week. Atlas Week runs from April 8 - 12, 2013. A list of our events can be found here.
Let Us Introduce You: Mary Shannon
Atlas Week Intern has passion for writing and social justice. Atlas Week is an annual, one-week program hosted by Saint Louis University to highlight the ways in which the University fosters perspectives and understanding issues and education of international issues and education. "I knew about Atlas week my freshman year, [...]
The Logic of Markets and the Logic of Gift--Panel and Discussion
DuBourg Hall, Sinquefield Stateroom
April 4 at 3:00
The challenge of voluntary giving in normal, modern business activities is the topic of an interdisciplinary panel of SLU scholars. Each brings the resources of his or her discipline to bear on the question of the relationship between the logic of gift and the logic of markets. The panel includes:
David Borgmeyer (International Studies)
Vince Casaregola (English)
Terry Dempsey, S.J. (Fine and Performing Arts)
Ruben Rosario Rodriguez (Theological Studies)
Beth Rath (Philosophy)
Bonnie Wilson (Economics)
International Studies is excited to announce a new study abroad opportunity at St. Xavier's College in Mumbai, India starting in the fall of 2013. Located in the heart of Mumbai, one of the world's most dynamic and exciting cities, St. Xavier's College is one of India's most elite institutions and a fellow Jesuit school.
Sigma Iota Rho Induction Ceremony
March 21, 2013
Guest Speaker: Paul McKee
The Grueber Awards for Globalization at Saint Louis University are awarded annually to members of the SLU community who share in that innovative and daring spirit by advancing the international and global mission of Saint Louis University by the Center for International Studies. There are four Grueber Awardees for 2013. Dr. David Borgmeyer is pictured with the recipients.
Michael Barber, S.J., the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and a Professor of Philosophy
Dr. Thomas J. Finan, Associate Director, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, and Assistant Professor, Department of History
Matt Jones, International Studies and Political Science Major
Meiqing July He, International Studies and French Major
The Center for International Studies presents the Seventh Annual Garcia Lecture, Fixing the Climate: International Climate Action and the United States," by Dr. Ana Unruh-Coehn, Deputy Staff Director of the U.S. House of Representative Natural Resource Committee Democratic Staff and Rhodes Scholar. The event is February 19 at 3:00 p.m. in the Pere Marquette Gallery in DuBourg Hall. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science and the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences. It is free and open to the public
Let Us Introduce You: Theresa Martin
Student taught Tibetan monks English, traveled world Freshman Theresa Martin has been around the world and back. After high school, she made the decision to take a gap year to spend time living in India, Germany and Ethiopia. "I loved traveling and wanted to learn about other cultures and really [...]