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PIIRS Faculty Director Molly Greene Talks to "The Atlantic"
Currently in Thessaloniki, Greece teaching a PIIRS Global Seminar, Molly Greene spoke to The Atlantic on "How Greece Became European" explaining how Greece's history has contributed to today's crisis.
"Ideology, Nationalism and Development: An Experiential Study in Tanzania's Revolution"
Every year, Princeton students travel to Tanzania’s largest and richest city for interesting summer study abroad programs led by PIIRS Lecturer Mahiri Mwita. The innovative courses immerse students in the daily life and culture of the Dar es Salaam residents. Read their stories here.
PIIRS Global Seminars
Every summer Princeton students head overseas for an adventure of a lifetime, traveling to one of six fascinating locations, chosen for their historical or political significance. These seminars are truly special since the courses are held in the heart of the Seminar’s subject matter. Read what students have to say about their experiences on a PIIRS Global Seminar.
Paleoclimate-Dendroclimatology Workshop for Pre-Modernists
This fall, a new PIIRS Research Community on Climate Change and history will host its first workshop. Entitled “Paleoclimate –Dendroclimatology Workshop for Pre-Modernists,” the workshop  has been designed for history and archaeology graduate students and junior faculty with no previous knowledge of the subjects.
Fung Global Fellows Program: Call for Applications
During the academic year 2016/17, the theme for the Fung Global Fellows Program will be “International Society: Institutions and Actors in Global  Governance.” The growth of international organizations and transnational  actors has brought about the emergence of a dense international society  above the nation-state.
Bridge to the Future
As soon as rising senior Azza Cohen learned about the opportunity to participate in the gap-year program at Princeton, the Highland Park, Illinois native had her mind set. She was Princeton bound. The nine-month program took her to Varanasi, India
Cameron Maple '15 Names Global Seminar in Rio As Princeton Highlight
Cameron Maple '15 says that one of his favorite times at Princeton was not even at Princeton, but in Rio de Janeiro during a PIIRS Global Seminar he attended the summer after his freshman year.
PIIRS Celebrates Class Day
PIIRS celebrated Class Day on June 1 for two of its programs: the Program in African Studies and the Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication. Both sets of graduating seniors received their certificates during commencement ceremonies but were honored earlier by their respective program managers and faculty members.
PIIRS and OIP Alums Return for Reunions to Share Their International Experiences
The alums who attended the PIIRS and the Office of International Programs inaugural Reunions event on May 29, all shared the same sentiments about their international experiences at Princeton: they were transformative.
Four undergraduate students were recently awarded scholarships through the Monty Raiser ’92 Fund for their proposed work in Russian studies. They are Olivia Bowins, Mary Dwyer, Joana Li and Alexandra Markovich.