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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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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
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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