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Travel to the African Union with the Whitehead School
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Study Abroad with the Whitehead SchoolThe School of Diplomacy is planning to offer DIPL 2114/6710: African Union Seminar during the Spring break -- March 1 to March 10, 2013. This tour will examine the African Union’s conflict resolution mechanisms, peace and security and development in Africa, as well as U.S. Security interests in Africa. During the seminar, students will have the opportunity to visit historical and cultural sites in Ethiopia, including Addis Ababa, Gondar, Lalibela, and Axum.  

For the undergraduate course, the course will fulfill an elective requirement or a practicum requirement. For the graduate course, DIPL 6710, this course will fulfill requirements in the following specializations: Global Negotiations and Conflict Management, International Organizations (IO), International Security, Africa, or serve as an Elective. Tuition for this course is offered at a 25% discounted rate to offset the added costs of travel. To receive details of the trip, including the course curriculum, the cultural visits and the costs for the trip please contact Dr. Assefaw Bariagaber at

To view a video of the School's 2010 visit to the African Union click here >>

For more information please contact:
Gwen Debenedetto
(973) 275-2562


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