International Studies

International Studies

The Department of International Studies offers courses in the areas of international relations, comparative politics, foreign policy, security studies, ecopolitics, and political economy. The department provides unique opportunities for students, including undergraduate research opportunities, student simulations such as Model United Nations, a student-published journal, study-abroad opportunities, as well as a variety of local, national, and international internships. The faculty, staff, and students of the International Department invite you to learn more about our courses, programs, activities, and – most importantly – our people. Follow the links on this website to discover how our current and former students embody our Department’s motto: “Expand your mind; change the world!”

Read More: A Message from the Chair of International Studies


Professor Amy Risley, Department Chair

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