From knowing what “globalization” actually means to understanding what it takes to be “interculturally competent” or simply to being able to identify the presidents of China, Russia, and France, students pursuing a major in IGS are distinguished by their commitment to become engaged global citizens who can analyze and respond appropriately to international and global issues from as many complementary perspectives as possible: political, social, economic, historical, geographical, environmental, artistic, religious, cultural, linguistic…

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IGS offers major-level and minor-level concentrations. See which one is perfect for you.

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Our Community Connects

Wednesday Conversations with the Director

Every Wednesday from 12:00 - 1:30 PM

Conversations will feature relevant international topics, visits with alumni, content from our student group, and more! Please email Yvonne Matlosz ( for Zoom information.

Let's Chat with Will Zang

Every Tuesday from 12:24 - 1:45 PM

Have questions that aren't directly tied to a class or advising? Let's Chat is an extra hour of support for students. Email Will Zang ( for Zoom information.

Online Office Hours

Every Monday and Wednesday from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Please email Yvonne Matlosz ( for Zoom information.

Have a questions about our Academic Offerings? Contact the IGS Office. Get Information