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Politics, Economics, History, and Culture in the modern world

International Relations is an interdisciplinary undergraduate major that combines political science, economics, history, foreign languages, and other fields. The major gives students the knowledge and skills to understand relations between nations, as well as the internal workings of other countries and the role of nongovernmental actors in world affairs.

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Academic Programs

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International Relations provides students an interdisciplinary background allowing a deeper understanding of contemporary international issues


Nov 12 2015
Peer Advising Office hours will be by appointment only for weeks 9 and 10. If you have any questions regarding declaring your major, classes to take...
Oct 22 2015
Congrats to our 2016 IR Honors students on a successful SURPS Conference (10/22/15): Biola Macaulay, Rebecca Mehra, Simone Nelsen, and Hope Sheils