POLS 7960X Professional Development in International Affairs Prof. Janet Elise Johnson

Want to succeed in the MA program in International Affairs and turn your degree into a rewarding career?  For the first time ever (and soon to be a required course), take our seminar in professional development.  You will get an overview of the field international affairs, key insights into how to meet all the program’s requirements, and build skills for your job search.  By the end of the semester, you will have a database of employers targeted for your interests, a well-honed resume, a persuasive job application letter, and well-developed and connected Linked-in profile.

Learn TV field production in China! We are now offering TV production courses in our summer study abroad China. The course is a once in a lifetime experience to produce a program in a Chinese setting, immerse yourself in Chinese culture, and work with other students.

Application deadline March 20.


Also: come and learn about an inexpensive way to travel and study in China! If you need financial aid, student loans, and scholarships, it is good to attend this info session now, so that you can start preparing early.

Information sessions will be held in 3439 Boylan Hall, from 1 to 2 p.m. on the following days:

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015

We welcome students from any campus in the U.S., so please help spread the word.

For more information about the program,

  1. Visit the program website: http://depthome.brooklyn.cuny.edu/bc-china/
  2. E-mail Professor Lu at CUNYinChina@brooklyn.cuny.edu 3. Call 718.951.5225 (ask for Ms. Sonia Garrick)

The Office of International Education & Global Engagement is pleased to announce Spring Passport Day at Brooklyn College! All Brooklyn College faculty, staff, and students may submit passport application documents right on campus. Friends, family, and neighbors are welcome too. The US Department of State Passport Office will have personnel available to review and accept your completed applications. Completed applications for a new passport or renewal should be brought to 1108 Boylan Hall on that day.

Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: 1108 Boylan Hall; Brooklyn College

For more information and details on what to bring, contact IEGE at 718.951.5189 or visit www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/internationaleducation.

Study Abroad Scholarship Writing Workshop

Preparing to study abroad? The Office of International Education & Global Engagement is pleased to announce that we are hosting a scholarship writing workshop! This event will be held in 1108 Boylan Hall from 12:30 – 2 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.

Learn about scholarships and stipends that are available for study and research abroad. Learn the key points of a winning scholarship application and increase the quality of your written proposals. Practice with professionals and receive insider tips from IEGE. For more information, please contact the Office of International Education & Global Engagement at 718.951.5189 or visit http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/internationaleducation.

This workshop is open to all students. We hope to see you there!