What is regional, international, and global?

Universities around the United States are rethinking area studies, international studies, and global studies, pondering what each adds to our understanding of the world. Some of those institutions were represented…

Learn more about Framing the Global

Framing the Global is focused on producing interdisciplinary research on global issues. This Wednesday you can learn more about how the project is doing that during a NAFSA Academic Programs…

Doctorate In Law And Development Launched

Interested in studying law or development? A new doctorate launched by six universities allows students to do both. The European Joint Doctorate Programme in Law and Development (EDOLAD) is designed ”…

Debating Globalization And The Ninth Wave

(Rosemary’s Note: This is the last in a series of posts about Debating Globalization, a class taught by Framing Fellow Sean Metzger at Fudan University as part of a University of California-Fudan…

More Student Responses from Debating Globalization

Framing the Global Fellow Sean Metzger is teaching at Fudan University as part of a University of California-Fudan exchange this fall. In his class ‘Debating Globalization‘ Metzger is asking his students…

Synthesizing Global Research

(Rosemary’s note: This fall we’re featuring posts from Framing Fellow Sean Metzger‘s ‘Debating Globalization’ class in Shanghai. This week Metzger discusses how he and his students have approached thinking about…

Shanghai Students Discuss Global Entry Points

Framing the Global Fellow Sean Metzger is teaching at Fudan University as part of a University of California-Fudan exchange this fall. In his class ‘Debating Globalization‘ Metzger is asking his students…

Teaching A Class On Global Issues?

We’ve got some recommendations. As  you prep for classes on international or global issues for the coming school year, we thought we’d share some books and readings we’ve found useful…

Globalization And Language Learning

Increasingly experts are urging people to learn a second language in order to be competitive in an interconnected world. Learning a language is thought to not only provide the learner…

Exploring The Global In The Classroom

I’m teaching a course on reporting in a global world. We tease apart concepts like globalization and transnationalism to get at what they mean, how terms are interconnected — we…