Volunteering - Summer Opportunities

The Summer Serve and Learn volunteer program offers the experience in international development work in Africa. Please click here for more information.

Calls for Essays

Annual Global Essay Contest - click here for more information.


Click here for information on Italian language studies and peace studies at La Rondine in Italy

Scholarships for International Learning

For students taking part in internships, study abroad, summer program, international learning experiences, international field research, etc check out the Global Opportunities Award. Details are available here.

Global and Intercultural Engagement Certificate

This certificate recognizes the global and intercultural experiences of Western undergraduate students. The certificate incorporates both curricular and extracurricular activities. Students awarded this certificate will be global-ready graduates: they will have the skills required to negotiate an increasingly globalized reality, both professionally and personally. Click here for more information.

Beyond Graduation

Students graduating from the International Relations Program have gone on to study in post-graduate programs in law, journalism, history, public history, political science, development studies, security studies, global migration, and global studies. They attend universities in Canada, the United States, and Great Britain and have been the recipients of prestigious grants and awards.