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Opportunities for Students interested in Israel Studies

In need of a summer internship? Looking to study abroad? Below is a list of opportunities for Israel Studies students to expand their knowledge year-round and around the globe:


Summer 2015

In College Park/Washington, DC

  • ISRL349X/GVPT309X - Conflict Resolution - The Israeli Palestinian Experiment
    Taught here at UMD by Profs. Edy Kaufman and Manuel Hassassian, this groundbreaking interactive course provides an in-depth understanding of this conflict using simulations exploring contending historical perspectives and the search for common ground.
  • Federal Semester - a unique opportunity for University of Maryland students to develop insight into federal policy and gain professional experience in the federal government or on Capitol Hill.
  • Global Semester - an innovative internship program designed to equip University of Maryland undergraduate students with the knowledge, skills, attitudes and experience necessary to become leaders in our increasingly globalized society.

In Israel

Fall 2015

In Israel


4137 Susquehanna Hall | 301.405.9413 | israelstudies-contact@umd.edu

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