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International Organization B.A. Internship Program. Geneva, Summer 2006. Program:. Students enroll in : Global Governance Seminar (Weeks 1 & 2) Internship Placement (Weeks 3 to 8). Global Governance Seminar. Small (maximum 15 students), two week seminar Seminar covers:

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International organization b a internship program
International Organization B.A. Internship Program

Geneva, Summer 2006


Program
Program:

  • Students enroll in :

    • Global Governance Seminar(Weeks 1 & 2)

    • Internship Placement(Weeks 3 to 8)


Global governance seminar
Global Governance Seminar

  • Small (maximum 15 students), two week seminar

  • Seminar covers:

    • Historical evolution of international & non governmental organizations

    • How international and non-governmental organizations structure international politics

    • How Geneva became a center for such organizations

    • On site visits to some of the major organizations

  • Seminar is taught in Geneva by local faculty

  • Earns 3 credits for PSC 4875


  • Internship
    Internship

    • Full-time (e.g. 40 hours) internship

    • Internships available in following fields:

      • International Security/Conflict Resolution

      • International Law & Human Rights

      • Refugee & Humanitarian Work

      • International Finance and Trade

      • Economic Development

      • Labor

      • Environment

      • Health

      • Over 140 international organizations and non-governmental organizations are located in Geneva

  • Organization chosen in consultation with student to match his/her interests

  • Earns 3 credits towards PSC or other social science internship course


  • Internship1
    Internship

    • Full-time (e.g. 40 hours) internship

    • Internships available in following fields:

      • International Security/Conflict Resolution

      • International Law & Human Rights

      • Refugee & Humanitarian Work

      • International Finance and Trade

      • Economic Development

      • Labor

      • Environment

      • Health

      • Over 140 international organizations and non-governmental organizations are located in Geneva

  • Organization chosen in consultation with student to match his/her interests

  • Earns 3 credits towards PSC or other social science internship course


  • Accommodations
    Accommodations:

    • Located in the heart of Geneva on a 5 acre property known as Le Cenacle

    • Accommodations provide single bedrooms, with shared bathrooms & toilets.

    • Also available are

      • Laundry

      • Wireless internet.

      • Breakfast provided

      • Fully equipped communal kitchen.


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    • Centrally located:

      • 15 minute walk to city center

      • 5 minutes walk to beautiful city park

      • 4 minutes walk to grocery stores

      • 2 minutes walk to public transportation

    • Blue circle indicates location of Le Cenacle


    Cultural opportunities
    Cultural Opportunities

    • The program includes:

      • Welcome & farewell receptions

      • Orientation

      • City tour of Geneva

      • Weekend excursion

    Picture of Yvoire, France


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    • Other opportunities:

      • Montreux Jazz Festival

      • Bicycle outings into vineyards along Lake Geneva

      • Hiking, rafting, paragliding in the Alps

      • Culinary outings to Burgundy, Gruyeres, chocolate factories …

      • … and that is even before you got on a plane …

    Castle Chillon, Montreux

    Lake Geneva with Alps in background


    Qualifications
    Qualifications:

    • GPA 3.0/4.0

    • Faculty reference

    • Full-time university status without disciplinary action

    • To receive full credit transfer: B or higher grade in seminar and satisfactory internship evaluation


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    • Program includes:

      • Housing

      • Tuition

      • Internship placement

      • Various orientations

      • Breakfast

      • Excursions

      • Public transportation pass

    Costs:

    • Total Cost: $ 8000

      • Airfare is not included


    Schedule
    Schedule:

    • June 13: Depart US*

    • June 15/16: Orientation in Geneva

    • June 19-30: Global Governance Seminar

    • July 3-August 11: Internship:

    • August 12: Depart Switzerland

      *Students can leave earlier but have to be in Geneva by June 14

    • .


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    Contact Information:Dr. Marcus KreuzerDepartment of Political Science257 St. Augustine CenterVillanova University610-519-5300Markus.Kreuzer@villanova.eduwww.internationalstudies.villanova.edu/summer


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