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Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS)

  • PIIRS Global Seminars immerse students in a learning experience
    Princeton students spread out around the globe each summer to explore the international dimensions of their academic interests in six-week courses taught by University faculty in locations at the heart of the seminar's subject matter.
  • Captured in Tanzania
    What better way to capture the beautiful terrain and memorable life experiences of a trip to Tanzania than to strap a recording device on your forehead and go about your day?
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.