A COVID-19 vaccine vial.

International ·

How Equitable Is the Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines?

SIS professor Maria De Jesus answers questions about global COVID-19 vaccine dose distributions.
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Flags of USA, China, and North Korea isolated on white background.

International ·

How Does Missile Defense Against North Korea Affect US-China Relations?

We recently spoke with SIS professor Ji-Young Lee and SIS PhD candidate Eleni Ekmektsioglou about their research article, “North Korea, missile defense, and US-China security dilemma.”
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Lia Cheek diving to monitor coral reef in the Philippines.

Student Life ·

SIS Student and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Dives into the Causes of Environmental Issues

SIS student and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Lia Cheek has formed a career in conservation and an interest in environmental justice.
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Map of Turkey and Syria.

International ·

How Turkey Defines “Safety” on Its Border with Syria

We spoke with SIS professor Doga Eralp about his new research article, “The Safe Zone for Undesirables on the Turkey-Syria Border.”
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Abdul Aziz Said

In Remembrance ·

A Tribute to Abdul Aziz Said

Upon learning of Professor Emeritus Abdul Aziz Said's passing, many in the SIS community shared their reminiscences of him.
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Two hands hold up a chalkboard sign that reads

International ·

Female Genital Mutilation during COVID-19

A Q&A with SIS Professor Susan Shepler on the effects of COVID-19 on rates of female genital mutilation and forced marriage in Sierra Leone and across Africa
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Painted fist on a concrete wall colored in the Myanmar flag.

International ·

The Military Coup in Myanmar Presents Opportunities to Buddhist Nationalists

The roots of Buddhist nationalism in Myanmar go back to colonial days. Those behind the military coup aim to use it to legitimize the seizure of power.
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Zizhan Luo and Tammy Nguyen.

Achievements ·

Two SIS Students Receive 2021 Charles B. Rangel Graduate Fellowships

Following their completion of the Rangel Graduate Fellowship program, Zizhan Luo (SIS/BA, CAS/BS ’19) and Tammy Nguyen (SIS/BA ’21) will receive appointments as Foreign Service Officers in the US Department of State.
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Game Stop

Business ·

A Comprehensive WallStreetBets-vs-the-Establishment Explainer

Four members of Kogod's Student Managed Investment Fund—which consistently outperforms the market—break down all the questions you never thought you'd need to ask.
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Abdul Aziz Said

In Remembrance ·

Colleagues Remember Abdul Aziz Said, a Pioneer of Peace

Abdul Aziz Said founded the International Peace and Conflict Resolution program and worked at AU for nearly 60 years.
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