Study Abroad: Peace, Justice, and the International Courts [May26-June13, 2015]

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This unique eighteen-day undergraduate program takes students behind-the-scenes of the ICC, ICTY, and ICJ, allowing them to attend on-going trials and have private sessions with court jurists, investigators, and administrators. The program will also engage students in assignments that are condcuted in cooperation with an international NGO working on issues of justice and post-conflict societal development.

Participants will also spend three days in Amsterdam as they follow the developments of the Holocaust, see Anne Frank's diaries, tour the Joods Museum, and visit the national memorial to the victims of the Holocaust.

The program fees include up to six (6) credits (easily transferable to any accredited college or university) and include all in-country expenses, including transportation, food, lodging, entrance fees (when applicable) and more. Only airfare and personal expenses are extra.

Sponsored by the Genocide and Human Rights Institute and University Honors Program at Northern Illinois University and the Political Science and Peace and Global Studies Programs at LeMoyne College (Syracuse).

For more information contact J.D. Bowers ( or Delia Popescu ( or visit or

Deadline to apply is March 6, 2015; space is limited.