The School of Politics and Global Studies
The School of Politics and Global Studies at ASU emphasizes research that links theory with real world issues and action through policy. The School generates and diffuses knowledge that contributes to society’s understanding of politics and governance at local, national and global levels. Students will study topics ranging from campaigns and elections to violence, conflict and human rights. As a Political Science or Global Studies major, you will be prepared to develop innovative approaches to major emerging challenges.
Nathaniel Ross was awarded the coveted Rhodes Scholarship to pursue postgraduate studies at the University of Oxford. Ross is the first ASU student awarded an American Rhodes Scholarship in more than 20 years. He is graduating in December with bachelor’s degrees in biological sciences, political science, applied quantitative science, and history.
Brianna Stinsman, who graduated in May with bachelor's degrees in global studies, and public service and public policy, and a certificate in cross-sector leadership, is the first ASU winner of the Payne Fellowship.
Armando Montero, who studies political science, economics and mathematics (statistics) is the recipient of a Truman Scholarship.
Monica Orillo, a political science and German alum, and Juan San Nicolas, a political science alum, have been chosen as a recipients for the Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program.
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The Arizona Legislative and Government Internship Program
The Arizona Legislative Internship is a competitive program that provides an opportunity to intern full-time at a state agency, the State Legislature, the Governor's Office or Arizona Supreme Court.
Washington D.C. Internships
Live and intern in Washington D.C. for the semester and study how policy is made with the prestigious Leadership, Diplomacy and National Security Lab or with the Capital Scholars Program.
Global Studies Internship
Gain global experience by traveling abroad or volunteering. Students develop critical skills to understand, adapt to, engage in, and contribute to situations that are impacted by global processes.
Global Studies Experience/Internship