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GlobalWorks: Green Technology China

China is a fascinating place in which to work and live, culturally, linguistically and socially. Interning in one of China’s most exhilarating cities (Beijing, Shanghai or Shenzhen), you will be given the opportunity to become immersed in every aspect of this exciting country. This program allows interns to work with professionals in the renewable energy sector. China has recently invested a reported $51.1 billion in the industry since 2010 and continues to show support in green energy and sustainability efforts. Internship duties may include: Create reports on current international renewable...

GlobalWorks: Finance and Accounting in China

China is a fascinating place in which to work and live, culturally, linguistically and socially. Interning in one of China’s most exhilarating cities (Beijing, Shanghai or Shenzhen), you will be given the opportunity to become immersed in every aspect of this exciting country. This program allows interns to work with professionals in one of the world’s most robust financial markets, with a GDP that has consistently grown each year. Internship duties may include: Research and provide a Western perspective on the Chinese investment market Perform basic auditing of client financial records and a...

Film, Culture, and Development in West Africa

Explore the culture, society, politics, and language of West Africa by living and studying in the vibrant and cosmopolitan city of Dakar. The program is especially well-suited for students with limited or no experience in Africa, providing a well-guided introduction to this region. At the same time, the program also provides a base for more advanced students who are looking for a way to begin a longer period of study or research on francophone Africa, the Sahel region, or Islamic Africa.

IE3: Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) Exchange

In this program you will study in Quito at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito . You may study Spanish language and culture and/or take regular university coursework in a number of subjects. You are encouraged to participate for an academic year, but semester options are available. The Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) provides excellent support for students who wish to focus on Spanish language and culture, as well as regular university coursework with Ecuadorian students in the social sciences, sciences and humanities. A dynamic institution, the USFQ has garnered a reputation for...

IE3: Lyon Exchange

The Lyon exchange program is ideal for students in a variety of majors who have sufficient French background and are hoping to experience cultural immersion in the French context. The program offers several options for students at higher or lower levels of French: the year-long exchange with direct enrollment, year-long language institute focusing primarily on language courses, year-long combined language institute and direct enrollment, and semester programs for business, French language, international studies, and political science with most courses taught in English. The year-long Lyon...

IE3: Baden-Württemberg Exchange Program

This program offers you the opportunity to improve your German proficiency and expand your academic horizons through courses at any one of fifteen partner universities in the state of Baden-Württemberg. Located in the southwest corner of Germany, Baden-Württemberg is home to some of the oldest, most renowned and prestigious universities in Germany. Encompassing fifteen different universities, the Baden-Württemberg program offers a wide variety of disciplines and courses for students of all majors. Students can take German language/culture courses and/or regular courses in almost any field of...

IE3 Global Internships

IE3 Global provides internships at over 100 different organizations in 50 countries, where students can earn credit in majors ranging from finance to social work, fashion to nursing. Internships through IE3 Global offer you the opportunity to gain professional work experience while earning UO academic credit. Internships typically range in length from ten weeks to six months and are available in a variety of private-sector companies, nonprofit organizations, and educational institutions around the world. Internships are open to juniors, seniors, graduate students, and post-baccalaureate...

SIT: Migration and Transnational Identity in Rabat

SIT semester programs include the following components: one-week orientation, intensive language study, homestay (in urban and rural areas), thematic seminar, field methods seminar, independent study project (last month of program), and program evaluation. The Migration and Transnational Identity program explores the complex effects of human mobility on local communities, global politics, and transnational economies. You will be encouraged to consider migration both in the cultural context of Morocco as well as in relation to North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, and the European Union. The...

SIT: International Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender in Amsterdam

SIT semester programs include the following components: one-week orientation, intensive language study, homestay (in urban and rural areas), thematic seminar, field methods seminar, independent study project (last month of program), and program evaluation. In the International Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender program you will study the history, cultural norms, and political structures that help shape attitudes towards sexuality and gender. Pragmatic, socially liberal Netherlands is known for tolerance and openness, but issues of gender and sexuality are now a visible fault line between...

SIT: Indigenous Peoples and Globalization in Cuzco

In this program you will explore the ways in which Peru has been shaped by complex historical legacies, a multiethnic composition, and profound social and economic disparities between its different ethnic populations. By examining the Quechua, native Amazon, and mestizos experiences in the Peruvian context, you will acquire a deeper understanding of the lives, cultures, and challenges of indigenous peoples in relation to the forces of identity politics and globalization. Based in the sacred city of Cuzco, the historic capital of the Inca Empire, you will improve your Spanish competency and...

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