International Relations


Designed to coordinate with the extensive off-campus study programs available at HWS, the International Relations program offers students the rigor and flexibility to turn their fascination with world affairs into invaluable training for post-graduate careers.


Blocker Fellows Present Abroad Projects  

Daphna Bendull '21 discusses her semester of research conducted in Germany at the biannual Blocker Fellowship showcase.At the spring Blocker Showcase, eight recipients of the fellowship – which enables students to study abroad in Germany while researching a cultural studies project of their interest – presented…
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Landeche ’21 to Intern on Capitol Hill

Landeche Carling Headshot 00037This summer, economics and international relations double major Carling Landeche ’21 will explore how her passions for economic policy, education and fighting poverty are addressed by the nation’s leaders. Interning…
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Szymanek Explores “Gendered Exclusions” as Fulbright Scholar

SzymanekAs a 2019-20 Fulbright Scholar, Assistant Professor of Art and Architecture Angelique Szymanek is exploring place, art, feminism and the ways women have been marginalized within the history of art,…
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HWS Ranks among Peace Corps’ Top Schools

PeaceCorps-Cashel-McCarthyHobart and William Smith Colleges rank No. 16 among small schools on the Peace Corps’ list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2020. This is the fourth consecutive year…
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Initiating a Career Abroad

Guac and Global Careers MMazzarella 19-010800061The Center for Global Education hosted a “Global Futures Panel” on Tuesday, Feb. 25, highlighting opportunities for students to jump-start their careers abroad. The panel  included members of the HWS…
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