• Enzo Pinga '11

    Enzo Pinga '11 co-founds urban agriculture company in home country.

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    From left to right: Katie Miller '14, Alyssa MacNeill '14, Mary Buchanan (Rice University), and Melanie Meisenheimer '14 at Chateau de Villandry in France.

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    Maura Magistrali '14 and Melanie Meisenheimer '14 visiting the traditional chief of Batoufam in Cameroon

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    Globalization Studies students in the classroom

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    Globalization Studies students at Athgo Conference 2013 in Washington, D.C.

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    Globalization Studies Class of 2014 with faculty

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    Globalization Studies department faculty & staff

Globalization Studies Programs

Globalization is a multifaceted phenomenon that is making the world more complex and more interconnected culturally, politically, linguistically, and economically. The multidisciplinary major in globalization studies integrates perspectives from the humanities, social sciences, arts, and natural sciences.

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Alumni profile: Jesper Rosenkrans ’07 works abroad

Rosenkrans '07Academic focus: Economics, political science, and globalization studies triple major
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Job: Head of the European Fuel Trading desk at Maersk Oil Trading

Rosenkrans (pictured above, left) earned his M.S. in Economics from Copenhagen University. While studying, he worked at the Danish Ministry of Finance before taking a job with AP Moller-Maersk as a Business Development Manager in Maersk Oil Trading. He then joined the trading desk as a fuel trader before assuming responsibility for the European team of traders and operators.

“One of the lessons I learned early during my time in Gettysburg is that life is what you make it. I found that if I had the drive, ambition, interest and passion there were really no closed doors in Gettysburg. It really is about making those four years count, and that philosophy continues in life,” Rosenkrans said.


Student Profile

90 Seconds with Rose Kane

Rose Kane '13 discusses her experience studying abroad in Jordan.