Internship Spotlight: Jack Brower interns at the U.S. Department of the Treasury

By Jack Brower From April to August, I interned with the Treasury Department’s International Affairs Office.  I worked with economists from the Office of International Financial Markets (IFM).  This office focuses on coordinating various financial regulatory issues with domestic and international counterparts as well as monitoring the stability of the global financial system.  While all […]

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Climate Change and the UN Call to Action

On Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 the IPED program, in partnership with Fordham Students for Environmental Awareness and Justice (SEAJ), had the honor to host ambassador Selwin Hart as the guest lecturer for the Climate Change and the UN Call to Action event. Selwin Hart is Assistant Secretary General for the UN Climate Action team and […]

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Language Emersion: Michelle Wright studies Arabic in Jordan

By Michelle Wright I had the opportunity to study Arabic in Jordan this summer through the Language Immersion  Summer Award. I enrolled in the in-person course at the Sijal Institute in Amman for 10 weeks  of intensive language study. During the school week, which runs from Sunday through  Thursday in Muslim countries, I studied formal […]

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Career Session: Undergraduate International Political Economy (IPE) Major

By Khutso Segooa Wednesday, November 10, 2021 – IPED hosted a career session for undergraduate in the International Political Economy (IPE) program. The students listened to IPE alumni from the public, private, and the nonprofit sectors share their professional experiences. The IPE alumni were: The speakers spoke about the benefits they gained from the interdisciplinary […]

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Internship Spotlight: Kevin Strohm at CRS Liberia

by Kevin Strohm IPED ’22 This summer, I was an intern with Catholic Relief Services (CRS) in Liberia. I was able to learn and contribute to the team on several projects in many different capacities, mainly focusing on bolstering my skills in Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E), and data analysis.  One of the main projects I […]

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