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 Currents Blog

Uncover and Discover News, Views, and Research Tools!

The Global Currents blog provides updates on global studies journals, books, and research materials in economics, business, sociology, history, environmental studies, geography, political science and more. 

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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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