Anne Healy, Lily Flores, and Sophie Tsagronis are the first to receive the Buckman-Mollerup Global Leadership Awards, a new study abroad scholarship created thanks to the generosity of Bob Buckman and Joyce Mollerup.
Through study abroad in England, Jordan, and France, Claire Rickard '18 explores the issues she cares most deeply about.
They are Mary Cat Cleavinger, Will Clinton, India Nikotich, Ryan Rosenkrantz, and Cody Stockton, who are all juniors.
ROTC programs serve as the traditional path to a military career for many Rhodes students. Dulcie Trottier ’18 and Samantha Lamy ’18, currently participate in the Army ROTC program.
Carolin Purser joins the Department of International Studies as assistant professor. She received her Ph.D. in political science and international affairs from the University of Georgia in 2017. Dr. Purser's dissertation was titled "The Concept, Measurement, and Determinants of Human Security." She has taught Introduction to Global Issues and Introduction to Comparative Politics.
Fulbright Visiting Scholar Emre Hatipoglu presents "Turkish Sentiments Towards Syrian Refugees on Twitter"
Mertie W. Buckman International Internship Program
This competitive program was initiated in 1994 by a generous gift from the Buckman family to provide outstanding international studies majors at Rhodes opportunities to live and work overseas during the summer.
International Studies: Expand your mind; change the world!
The International Studies Department is one of the oldest and largest undergraduate programs in the US that trains students in international relations, comparative politics, and related fields in a liberal arts environment. An entire academic department dedicated to international studies is unusual at an institution like Rhodes. For this reason and many others, our Department is a special place!
From Russia to China to the Middle East, hear directly from students about their experiences studying overseas.