The Institute for Global Studies (IGS) creates an environment for students and scholars at the University of Minnesota to investigate the sets of interrelated processes forming today's increasingly interdependent world. IGS provides a vibrant curriculum for students, brings together scholars from diverse disciplines, and works with the community to create partnerships examining global issues.
IGS is designated as a comprehensive National Resource Center in International Studies by the United States Department of Education.
News and Information
2013-2014 FLAS Award Winners Announced
The Institute for Global Studies and The European Studies Consortium would like to congratulate the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) awardees for Summer 2013 and the upcoming Academic Year 2014. To see the list of winners please click here.
Professional Development Summer 2013 Institutes now open for registration
The Instittute for Global Studies is offering a number of professional development institutes for educators. Program information and registration links are available online by clicking here.