Undergraduate Student Opportunities

Conduct RESEARCH in Africa, Asia, and Latin America

Gain RESOURCES to prepare you and fund your research

Build RELATIONSHIPS with faculty and peers

 

The Kellogg Institute provides Notre Dame undergraduates with exceptional international opportunities to engage in research and promote global citizenship. Students have the chance to become involved with the Institute and challenge themselves and their scholarly goals at the University in a multitude of ways.

Meetings & Events - Spring 2020


January

Doing Good Science: When Fetal Development is Global Development in Guatemala and Beyond
Emily Yates-Doerr
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Oregon State University and University of Amsterdam
Tuesday, January 14, 12:30pm
C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

 

Current Events Roundtable: Protests in Latin America
This roundtable discussion about recent protests in Latin America will be led by Kellogg Faculty Fellow Scott Mainwaring, who will moderate a conversation with commentary by specific Kellogg community members who have recent on-the-ground experience in Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, and Ecuador. Contributions will also be encouraged from all attending the event. Join the conversation and share your perspective!
Discussants:
Camila Antelo Iriarte, Kellogg International Scholar (Bolivia)
Natasha Reifenberg, ND alumna and former Kellogg International Scholar (Chile)
Camilo Nieto Matiz, Kellogg Dissertation Year Fellow (Colombia)
Pier Pigozzi, JSD candidate at ND Law School and former Kellogg PhD Fellow (Ecuador)
Tuesday, January 21, 12:30pm
C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

 

Kellogg International Scholars Program Meeting
Several faculty advisers will join the International Scholars for dinner and conversation about the work they are doing in the Program. All International Scholars are required to attend. 
Wednesday, January 15, 6:30pm
Great Hall, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
All ISP students must register for this event.

International Development Studies Meeting
Wednesday, January 22, 6:30pm
C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The focus of the meeting will be the field research projects and several faculty as well as seniors will be at the meeting to talk about your ideas, share advice and answer questions.  This is a networking event so you will have the opportunity to move around the room and meet with faculty and students you think could be helpful to you for your project. All IDS students should attend. Dinner will be provided.
Please register for this event. 

 

February

Kellogg International Scholars Program Research Night
If you are a freshman interested in applying to the Kellogg International Scholars Program, or a Faculty Fellow of the Kellogg Institute or the Keough School of Global Affairs interested in working with the program, this event is for you! Come learn about the research current International Scholars are doing with their faculty advisers. Then attend the reception to get your questions answered and network with students and faculty.
Wednesday, February 5, 6:30pm
Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Kellogg International Scholars Program Meeting
Wednesday, February 19, 6:30pm
Jeff Thibert and Elise Rudt from the Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement will join the International Scholars for dinner and speak about national fellowships. All International Scholars are required to attend.
C-103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
All ISP students must register for this event. 

Human Development Conference
Development on the Move: Global Strategies Informed by Local Contexts
Conference Co-Chairs: Irla Atanda; Kyersten Siebenaler
Friday, February 21 – Saturday, February 22
Hesburgh Center for International Studies
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Kellogg Postgraduate Fellowships Deadline
The Kellogg Institute announces postgraduate fellowships for graduating students of the University. Students who seek funding for work related to sustainable development may apply.
Friday, February 21

March

Experiencing the World (ETW) Fellowship Deadline
Funding and training are available for freshmen and sophomores to pursue their own projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, or the US.
Monday, March 2

Kellogg/Kroc Undergraduate Research Grants Deadline
Juniors can receive funding and training to conduct original research to be used towards a senior thesis or project. 
Monday, March 2

Summer Entrepreneurial Internship Deadline
Funding and training are available for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors to intern with a non-governmental organization or policy institute in Africa, Asia, Latin America, or the US.
Monday, March 2

Kellogg International Scholars Program Meeting
Alumni of the Program will be invited to join the meeting by Zoom. All International Scholars are required to attend. Dinner will be provided.
Wednesday, March 18, 6:30pm
C-103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Undergraduate Mentoring Award
Take this opportunity to nominate a faculty member who has taken his or her time to assist you with your research. The recipient will be acknowledged at the Kellogg Institute Senior Ceremony in May. 
Friday, March 20

 

April

Student Peace Conference
2020 Visions: Where Do We Go From Here?
Explore the integration of theory and practice in peacebuilding. 
Pre-registration is free but required. 
Friday, April 3 – Saturday, April 4
Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Kellogg International Scholars Program Deadline
Freshmen can apply to join a group of intellectually motivated students who serve as paid research assistants to faculty.
Thursday, April 2

Kellogg International Scholars Program Meeting – Senior Farewell
Seniors will talk about their research and share reflections on the program.
Wednesday, April 22, 6:30pm
All ISP students must register for this event.

 

May

Senior Ceremony
Kellogg seniors and their families are invited to attend our annual awards ceremony and reception in honor of our graduating seniors of the Kellogg International Scholars Program and International Development Studies minor as well as Kellogg senior award recipients.
Friday, May 17, 4:30pm Reception, 5:00pm Ceremony 
Auditorium and Great Hall, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

 
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