Web Resources for Students

MyWorldAbroad: International Career Guide

This is a massive collection of information on international careers, internships, graduate programs, study abroad, etc. Drake subscribes to this service on an annual basis, which makes it possible for our faculty, staff and students to access the site without additional charge. To access this resource, you must register at: http://www.myworldabroad.com/drake 

Resources on Global Citizenship

"Global Citizenship: Towards a Definition"
Oxfam's Global Citizenship Curriculum
Education for Global Citizenship
"Globalizing Democracy"
New Global Citizens

International Careers

Survey: Employers Desire Grads with International Background
Drake Career Center
Careers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International AffairsCareers in International Affairs
Foreign Service (State Department)
Work Abroad
Transitions Abroad
Peace Corps
Berkeley - International Job Listings
The Global Citizen
Overseas Career Advice
Seeds of Peace Counselors
Go Global!
Jobs that are Left
Young NonProfit Professionals Network
U.S. Center for Citizen Diplomacy
Working World
Women in International Security
Public Affairs and Communications Jobs Listing
Job Search
Peacebuilders Forum
Partners of the Americas Jobs Listing
Heartland Alliance for Human Needs and Human Rights
Overseas Jobs
CIA Career Opportunities
United Nations Jobs
Election Observer Mission to El Salvador
Higher Education Jobs
Foreign Policy magazine job board
Public Affairs Jobs
CNNMoney Jobs listing
CNN article on overseas jobs
Alliance for Peacebuilding (must join)

U.S. Government Internships

State Department Internships
CIA Internships

U.S. Internships

American Academy of Diplomacy
Friends Committee on National Legislation
Citizens for Global Solutions
Seeds of Peace

Graduate Programs

Ranking of Top IR Grad Schools
Graduate School Tips

Graduate Programs in International Affairs
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs
Peace and Conflict Studies Programs
Foreign Policy magazine guide to graduate schools of international affairs
Noodle graduate school search tool
Affordable Colleges Online - Graduate Degree Guidebook

International Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities Abroad
Students Partnership Worldwide
International Volunteer Service
Global Volunteer Network
Global Crossroads
Volunteers in Asia
Foundation for Sustainable Development
Reto Juvenil International - Costa Rica
Oxfam International
American India Foundations Service Corps Fellowship
Global Youth Connect Human Rights Delegations
Cross-Cultural Solutions
Projects Abroad
Dave's ESL Cafe
Volunteer Basecamp

Internships Abroad

Association for International Practical Training
CDS International
CIEE Exchanges
InterExchange Working Abroad
International Internship Programs
Congress Bundestag Youth Exchange Program
Internships in Germany
Summer Internship Program in Spain
American Academy of Diplomacy
Idex - Internships in India

Teaching Abroad

Teaching Abroad
JET Program (Japan)
Teaching in China
Teaching Assistant in France

Study Abroad

Drake International Center
Council on International Educational Exchange
Center for Global Education
American Institute for Foreign Study
Institute for the International Education of Students
School for International Training
Central College Abroad
International Partnership for Service Learning
Semester at Sea
Peterson's Study Abroad

Specialized Educational Opportunities

Bonn International Model United Nations
United Nations Intensive Summer Study Program
European University Center for Peace Studies (Austria)
U.S. Department of State Critical Languages Fellowship
Diplomatic Academy Vienna


Thomas Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship
National Security Education Program
David L. Boren Graduate Fellowships
Rotary International Study Abroad Scholarships
Gilman Scholarships (study abroad)
International Scholarships Online
Amnesty International/Patrick Stewart Human Rights Scholarship
Institute for International Public Policy Fellowship Program
Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships
Scholarship postings

General Web Sites on International Affairs

Websites on Politics, Government and International Relations
Global Issues Gateway
The Diplomat
Foreign Policy magazine
Council on Foreign Relations
Foreign Affairs

International Media Sources on the Web

Arab Internet Media Network
China Digital Times
Global Voices - Citizen's Media
China Geeks
China Media Project
China Digital Times
Caixin Online (English)

International Resources in Central Iowa

Directory of International Groups in Central Iowa
International Traders of Iowa
University of Iowa Center for Human Rights
Stanley Foundation
Welcome to Iowa Guide

Students Receiving Fulbright Scholarhips

2013-2014 Erin Hassanzedah       South Korea, teach English
2013-2014  Nicole O'Connor         Malaysia, teach English
2013-2014  Nora Sullivan             Bulgaria, teach English
2012-2013  Steven Schaaf           Jordan, research on women in judiciary
2012-2013  Amelia Piecuch          Chile, research on new fishing law  
2012-2013  Amanda Laurent       South Korea, teach English
2012-2013  Kathryn Bell                 Columbia, teach English
2011-2012  Kate Albrecht           Poland, teach English
2011-2012  Lindsay Wharton      Finland, research on education and labor relations
2011-2012  Anna DeVries          Indonesia, teach English
2010-2011  Rachel Shulruf           Brazil, teach English
2010-2011  Ellen Bastian              Russia, research
2010-2011  Marina Yakhnis         Urkaine, research
2009-2010  Karli Jo Storm           Azerbaijian, teach English
2009-2010  Alexa Horwart           Indonesia, teach English
2009-2010  Amy Benes                South Korea, teach English
2008-2009  Linda Yang                Hong Kong, teach English
2008-2009  Kathryn Seckman      Morocco, research
2007-2008  Lauren Smith             South Korea, teach English
2006-2007  Brittany Buchholtz      Jordan, Women’s Issues
2006-2007  Jessica Ernst              Thailand, teach English
2006-2007  Linda Knoll                Mexico, business initiative
2005-2006  Lauren Derebey         South Korea, teach English
2004-2005  Shalene Breci             South Korea, teach English
2004-2005  Mira Yusef                The Philippines, Women’s Issues

University News
March 30, 2015
Imani Keith Henry, diversity trainer and organizational development consultant, will deliver a lecture on social justice at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 2, in Levitt Hall, Old Main.