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Global Studies Summer 2013 Workshop

2/26/2013  8:00 am

International Human Rights Course

College-level course for high school students

Sunday, July 14 - Saturday, July 20, 2013

The Center for Global Studies is offering an intensive one week course for motivated high school students this summer. The college-level interdisciplinary course includes lectures and discussions with renowned faculty and human rights experts, and a simulation project on conflict and human rights violations in a developing nation. Students engage in research, debate contested human rights values and role‐play policy negotiations. Participants earn one college credit, live on campus. Applications due: April 1, 2013

For more information, contact:

Karen Hewitt, Center for Global Studies
khewitt@illinois.edu
217-­244-­0288
http://go.cgs.illinois.edu/IHR2013 

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