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.
Students attended the 5th Global Innovation Forum at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington D.C. from May 22 - 24, 2013. Watch what they have to say.
Academic Focus: Globalization studies major with a concentration in post conflict reconstruction and development in sub-Saharan Africa; peace and justice studies minor
Study Abroad:Heston Summer Experience through the Center for Public Service (CPS) and semester abroad in Uganda and Rwanda through the School for International Training (SIT) in Spring 2010.
“The combination of facilitated classroom discussion, the everyday challenges of learning to manage your life in another culture, and the process of building cross cultural relationships provide the opportunity for unimaginable growth in a relatively short period of time,“ Brookes said.
Current Job: Administrative Support Coordinator at the College Year in Athens, Greece