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Transatlantic Student Summit

Summer 2020-2021

Interested in a summer experience in international relations, public policy and cross-cultural communication?


The Global Leadership Center is running its flagship Transatlantic Student Summit online this June and it is open to undergraduate and graduate students. In conjunction with partners at Leipzig University, Dresden University and partners across the EU.

This year the Transatlantic Student Summit is online. From June 1st to June 25th the program a series of workshops, webinars and student project work, you will have the opportunity to build lasting friendships and grow your global network. The program is part-time and flexible to meet your summer schedule and plans.

Participate for one or three credits. Or just participate without taking an OU course. This experience can count as a study abroad or internship in international affairs.

  • Work in Teams with students from Leipzig University on policy projects.
  • Learn about the dynamics of transatlantic relations and key international issues.
  • Engage with practitioners and experts on international relations form think tanks and governments.

Check out the experience of students in previous years of the program: https://ohioleipzigtransatlanticsummit.wordpress.com/

For more information check out our organizing partner the German-American Institute: www.dai-sachsen.de

Convinced? If you want to participate for summer course credit sign up for INST4900 (undergraduate), INST 5900 (graduate). Choose the number of credits you need 1 or 3. If you just want to participate let us know at leriche@ohio.edu with Transatlantic Student Summit in the subject line. Please also complete the registration form online here: https://ohio.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0vw7lpsur9FoKfY