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  • Gain international experience without leaving the country.

  • Learn from the teaching and successes of expert practitioners in the field.

  • Intern at international organizations, agencies, embassies, and more.

  • Students who successfully complete program requirements will earn a Global Semester DC Fellow notation on their transcript.

  • Please check back in March for applications for the 2016-2017 school year.

Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm

View photos: Alumni Happy Hour, 7/23/2015

View photos: Final Reception, 4/28/2015

2015 Newsletter : News from Federal & Global Semester DC Alumni

Maryland International: features the Global Semester in their Spring 2015 edition!

Note: See the Federal Semester, our sister program, for other options including energy, health, and national security.

Take a fall academic seminar on global leadership and policy taught by expert practitioners in the field.

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Intern for credit in the spring at an embassy, international organization, federal agency, or multinational corporation.

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Increase your learning experience through University of Maryland supplementary courses.

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Attend workshops, roundtable discussions, and off-campus lectures to learn more about real-world applications.

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