Bradley University

International Studies

August 2013

Letter from the chair

Dr. Charles Bukowski shares news from the department and invites all International Studies alumni to a reunion this fall.

Newest Institute faculty member is settling in

Professor Jihyun Kim has completed her first academic year with the Institute.

Seeing the world with Bradley

Bradley alum serves as Peace Corps volunteer in Guyana.

Serving the nation and the world

International Studies program alumnus Gerald Anderson ’76 discusses his long and rewarding career in the U.S. Foreign Service.

IS students win President’s Award for research

International studies majors Mikalynn Katlack and Laura Doolin are honored for their academic work with Dr. Jeanie Bukowski.

Faculty and students collaborate on overseas research

Dr. Jeanie Bukowski ’86 and students Mikalynn Katlack and Laura Doolin examine how science and policy interact across nations through epistemic communities.

Bradley alumnus and former CIA analyst returns to campus

Dennis Bowden ’83 tells students about piecing together the puzzle of intelligence analysis.

Institute alumna is Bradley’s Outstanding Young Graduate

Carrie Gruenloh, ’94, was named Bradley’s Outstanding Young Graduate for 2012 at the annual Founder’s Day Luncheon.

LAS debuts new lecture series highlighting faculty work

Dr. Shah Tarzi, Lee L. Morgan Chair in International Economic Affairs, delivered the inaugural address on the failures and challenges facing America's grand strategy.

Institute alumni conduct career workshops

Three Institute alumni returned to campus to conduct a career workshop for International Studies majors and minors.

The ‘Muslim Guy’ discusses Islam and America

International human rights lawyer and founder of, Arsalan Iftikhar spoke to students on the global nature of the post-9/11 world.

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