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Bard Human Rights Study Abroad Opportunity: DEADLINE FEBRUARY 1st.

The International Human Rights Exchange (IHRE), gives students the chance to study abroad in South Africa though the world's only full-semester, multidisciplinary program in human rights.  By participating in this program, you not only have the opportunity to fulfill most of the HR minor course requirements, but also complete an internship that can count towards HR internship credits.

The IHRE is co-organized by Bard College and the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and is accepting applications for the July-November semester. If interested, please submit your application to the Human Rights Institute (Dodd Center, Rm 159) by FEBRUARY 1st, 2011.

Your application should include: 1) a letter of interest, 2) a copy of your unofficial transcript, 3) your resume, listing one academic reference, and 4) an academic writing sample.(Funding assistance may be available and you do not have to be an Honors student to apply.)

More information about the program can be found here, http://www.ihre.org/

Please email Archana Krishnan, archana.krishnan@uconn.edu with any questions.