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Northwestern's international programs and activities happen in all corners of the university and the world - every single day. The International Relations News section was recently created to capture many of these initiatives, showcasing Northwestern's global engagement and presence. The homepage features stories written by our office, while the tabs are feeds from Northwestern Now, the university's official news section.

Where psychoanalysis and philosophy meet

Aug 29, 2019
The 3-day Summer Institute of Psychoanalysis workshop held at Northwestern’s Evanston campus from Jun. 24 to Jun. 27, 2019, attracted over 20 students and scholars from six countries, including Austria, France, Israel, Mexico, Australia, and the United States.

Northwestern message to international students

Jun 7, 2019
In response to recent warnings by the Chinese government about the risks of studying in the United States, Provost Jonathan Holloway says Northwestern is committed to being an inclusive and welcoming place for all international students.
Northwestern's Greg Buchanan standing in front of Fulbright House in India

Connecting with the World through Fulbright Awards

Jan 14, 2019
In addition to being a top producer of student awardees, Northwestern has sent faculty and staff abroad through the Fulbright Program and has been host to many international scholar grantees over the years.

Connecting with Cuba

Jun 13, 2018
Northwestern signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with University of Havana Medical School.