Transcending Borders: Amanda Baker’s (MIS ‘21) work with teachers in Azerbaijan
An American teacher finds much in common with Azerbaijani teachers through an innovative program at NC State.
Energy Expert Jackie Kempfer (’17) Speaks at 2020 MIS Commencement
Jackie returned to NC State, albeit virtually, and speak to the MIS graduates about her own experience in the program, the impact it has had on her career, and share advice on how they can forge ahead with their career goals, even in these unusual and challenging times.
MIS Alum Rinat Kapev: Mobilizing Aid for the United Nations
MIS alum, Rinat Kapev, offers current students interested in international development work some advice, as he discusses how NC State and the Fulbright Program prepared him for his current position with the United Nations.
MIS Offers Professional Development Workshops
We offer several professional development opportunities for Master of International Studies students throughout the year. Here's a list of several upcoming and past events.
Heidi Hobbs Honored With 2020 Jackson Rigney International Service Award
The Jackson Rigney International Service Award is the highest honor for global engagement at NC State.
Presidential Management Fellow (PMF) Finalist
Logan Graham, NC State Masters of International Studies 2019 graduate, has been selected as a Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF) finalist.
Elizabeth Dillon: An internship in Honduras
Elizabeth (Liz) Dillon, a second year Master of International Studies student, is currently interning in Zambrano, Honduras with The Leadership Center (TLC), an organization funded by the U.S. nonprofit organization, Leadership Mission International (LMI). TLC is an English immersion and faith based college for young women with the goal to empower them to become leaders in their communities.
MIS Fulbright Student – Sara Snoussi
The Master of International Studies (MIS) has welcomed several Fulbright sponsored students over the last few years from Algeria, Argentina, Kenya, Niger, Paraguay and Russia. This year we are happy to have Sara Snoussi join us from Tunisia.
Meet the New MIS International Students!
Four MIS international students share their story on how they ended up at NC State and what they plan to do with their degree.
MIS Student Becky Cibulskis Receives Peace Award
Master of International Studies student Becky Cibulskis has been named a recipient of Avi Schaefer’s 2019 Seek Peace and Pursue It Award.