Global Institute for Secondary Educators

on behalf of the U.S. State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

The Center for Global Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) is pleased to host a Study of the U.S. Institute for Secondary Educators on behalf of the U.S. State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. This intensive six-week Institute, "The American Dream: The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of a Cultural Heritage," provides 30 secondary educators from around the globe with an interdisciplinary examination of what many call America's most "enduring myth" - the American Dream. 

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Global Studies Library

Cross-disciplinary Expertise to Support Research on Global Issues
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The Global Studies Library provides access to cross-disciplinary resources such as databases, books, journals, and documents, and a dedicated Global Studies Librarian to assist with global studies research and course support.

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Summer Institute for the Languages of the Muslim World

Learn Arabic, Turkish, Persian, Swahili and other languages
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SILMW provides a unique opportunity to explore the languages and cultures of the Muslim World and interact with experts in this region. In addition to classroom instruction, SILMW includes extracurricular activities on the traditions of the Muslim World communities. 

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