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Jan 4, 2017Northwestern Thespians Connect with Cuba
IPD's Cuba Culture & Society summer study abroad program was featured during the Northwestern vs. Iowa game on BTN LiveBIG.
Dec 8, 2016Students Explore Post-Conflict Mental Health in Serbia & Bosnia-Herzegovina
Northwestern News spoke with Global Health Studies Professor Peter Locke and IPD alum De’Sean Weber about IPD's new Comparative Public Health in Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina study abroad program.
Oct 6, 2016Chicago's Unique Relationship with Cuba
WGN-TV interviews Professor Henry Godinez about Northwestern IPD's Cuba: Culture and Society program
Jun 22, 2016National Forum on Safety and Security for Students Studying Abroad
Beyond the Basics of Health, Safety, Security and Risk Management Forum taking place at Northwestern University
Mar 14, 2016Northwestern Recognized for International Initiative
Partnership with Sciences Po in Paris wins honorable mention from Institute of International Education
Sep 16, 2015Students Explore Roots of Tanzania's Public Health Challenges
Northwestern Research News highlights IPD's Field Research in Public Health program
Apr 9, 2015NAFSA: Northwestern Wins Prestigious 100,000 Strong in the Americas Grant to Expand Study Abroad in Cuba
This is the second 100K Strong Award Northwestern wins in just two years
Mar 18, 2015Northwestern News: New Lecture Series on Native American Health
IPD is raising awareness of Native American public health issues through lectures and new course offerings
Feb 22, 2015The Daily Northwestern: Northwestern Restores Mexico Public Health Study Abroad Program
IPD is reviving its Public Health in Mexico study abroad program this summer
Feb 9, 2015Northwestern News: Public Health Program in Mexico Gets “100,000 Strong” Grant
Will deepen the experience, help make study abroad accessible to more students
Jan 25, 2015The Daily Northwestern: International Program Development Offers Need-Based Scholarship for Study Abroad
Scholarships help fund a variety of studies, including public health, culture and energy technology
Dec 22, 2014Partners of the Americas: Universities Win 100,000 Strong in the Americas Funding for Study Abroad in Health
IPD receives grant for undergraduates to study obesity in Chicago and Mexico City
Nov 26, 2014100K Strong Foundation: Wanxiang’s support of 100,000 Strong reaches new heights in 2014
Northwestern University one of 10 institutions benefiting from Wanxiang's financial support
Nov 19, 2014The Daily Northwestern: Local officials share information on community health care resources
Oct 14, 2014The Daily Northwestern: Journalist Nicholas Kristof shares personal stories of global change
Nicholas Kristof is often asked why many of his columns in The New York Times focus on issues of global engagement
Jun 18, 2014Northwestern News: Northwestern students tackle global health across cultures
HIV, polio, SARS, MERS and other viruses know no borders
Jun 9, 2015IPD Study Abroad Students win Fulbright Awards
Jeremy Halpern (HKUST, Wanxiang Fellows Program) and Sofia Falzoni (Sciences Po) receive prestigious scholarship