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The International Studies Major is an interdisciplinary program within the College of Letters & Science. New students interested in declaring the IS Major should meet with the IS Peer advisor and attend one of our workshops.


Spring 2015 Commencement Events

A graduating senior sits in the lap of the Abraham Lincoln statue in front of Bascom Hall.  Photo Credit: Bryce Richter

A graduating senior sits in the lap of the Abraham Lincoln statue in front of Bascom Hall.  (Photo by Bryce Richter)

The International Studies Major will celebrate our graduates with a Spring Graduation Reception.  This event will be on Wednesday, May 6th from 4:30-6:00pm in the Red Gym (On Wisconsin Room).  IS Majors, Global Cultures Certificate recipients, and their families are invited to attend.  Students, RSVP online by clicking here.

Commencement for Undergraduate Degree candidates will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Camp Randall Stadium at 12:00 p.m. All 6,000 graduates of the Class of 2015 will gather together, and the Chancellor will confer degrees. More information about commencement, including how graduates should register to attend the ceremony, can be found at commencement.wisc.edu.


Spring 2015 Walk-In Advising Hours

Lijiang, China (Photo Credit: Dreux Montgomery)

Lijiang, China (Photo Credit: Dreux Montgomery)

Monday 1:00-3:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00-3:00 PM
Thursday 10:00-11:00 AM

Walk-in Declare Me hours are Thursday 10:00-11:00 AM

Walk-in Career Advising is on Monday from 1:00-3:00 PM

You can also make an appointment to meet with an advisor using WisCal.

 


Summer and Fall 2015 IS Major Course Lists

Rebecca Stern, studies in the Historical Society library reading room. (Photo credit: Jeff Miller)

Rebecca Stern, studies in the Historical Society library reading room. (Photo credit: Jeff Miller)

Courses for Fall 2015 will be available in the course guide and class search on Wednesday March, 11th.  The IS Major prefers to give departments at least 3 business days to address errors in their timetable after the course guide is published.  Keeping with our goal of having accurate course lists, the IS Major will post Fall 2015 course lists online Wednesday, March 18th.  Fall and Summer course lists for the IS Major are now available.


Career Events

Stay up to date with Career and Internship Events by reading your weekly IS Major e-newsletter!  Also, check our events website for upcoming information.

Lijiang, China (Photo Credit: Dreux Montgomery)

Lijiang, China (Photo Credit: Dreux Montgomery)

Government Careers
New for Spring 2015, Marie Koko will be holding walk-in advising hours in 301 Ingraham on Tuesday from 4:00 – 5:00 PM.

Marie is an L&S Career Services Specialist for government and public service careers.  For more information please click here.