Are you interested in spending summer learning more about advocacy, policy and development at one of the nation's foremost defenders of civil liberties and civil rights?
Finding Your Summer Experience
By Benjamin Frieling SEAS ‘14
Intermediate, Advanced, and Senior level workshops require an application and professor approval before a student is permitted to register. The deadline for submitting the application and any corresponding writing samples is 4:00 pm on Tuesday, August 27th to the Undergraduate Creative Writing office in 617 Kent.
Students can expect to receive an e-mail regarding their application status (approved, wait-listed, not accepted) before the first class meeting. If accepted into a workshop, students must attend the first session or risk losing a place on the roster.
The annual Columbia College speech competition for the George William Curtis Prize in Oration will be held this year on Wednesday, May 8, 2012 at 1:00 pm in 303 Hamilton Hall.
Open to Columbia College students, the contest offers cash prizes to the winner in each of the two categories, informative (4-6 minutes) and persuasive (5-7 minutes).
Registration starts at 12 Noon on Friday, 26 April.
Marshall Scholarships ordinarily provide for two years of post-baccalaureate study at any participating university in the United Kingdom, with the possibility of a third year for students continuing for a doctorate. In special circumstances, students may apply for a one-year scholarship only. There are few restrictions as to field of study, but applicants must be academically prepared to undertake their proposed course.
There are three main criteria for selection:
Rhodes Scholarships, the oldest international fellowship program, provide for one, two, or occasionally three years of post-baccalaureate study at the University of Oxford. There are few restrictions as to field of study, but the proposed course must be available at Oxford and applicants must be academically prepared to undertake the course.
There are four main criteria for selection: