OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) Internship Programme 2020 for University...

Application Deadline: October 1st 2020 The OPEC Fund offers an Internship Program for students from diverse academic backgrounds to help build their capacity by enriching their educational experience through practical, day-to-day work at an international organization. The program is open to university students who are about to graduate or who have just graduated (undergraduate program).…

CM’s Guide to Interning for a Political Campaign: Let’s Get Political

Now more than ever, younger generations seek change. We want to make our voices heard and we want our values represented by the officials elected into office, whether our state attorneys or our country’s president. You can see college students everywhere trying to spark active change, from posting on social media, to donating and signing…

Microaggressions 101: “I Didn’t Mean to Be Offensive.”

Depending on where you are in the world, you may recognize two different types of racists: the bold and the silent. Black people can spot the bold ones. They’re loud, they’re forward and easy to spot on social media platforms like Facebook. The silent ones, however, pack even worse of a punch. It’s harder to…

Top 10 Northwestern Classes for Undergrad Students

As a Northwestern student, it can be exhausting to scroll through hours of CTECs to find the best class possible. With the sheer volume of classes to choose from, sometimes it seems impossible to even know where to begin. College Magazine compiled a list of 10 must take Northwestern classes at Northwestern. Whether you want…

Rediscovering the Roots of Pride

When Pride in my city was canceled, I broke down in tears. It’s not like I didn’t see it coming. At this point, it was mid-April, I had been quarantined at home for a month, and my university had officially called off in-person classes for the rest of the semester. I knew, logically, that a…

The Huawei HMS App Innovation Contest 2020 for developers worldwide (USD$1...

USD$1 Million Innovation Incentives Award From Shinning-Star Program Application Deadline: August 30th 2020 The Huawei HMS App Innovation Contest aims to inspire global developers to leverage HMS Core to create innovative apps, bringing smart life services to Huawei device users in 170+ countries and regions. Requirements 1. This contest is intended for global developers. You only need…

The ACI Foundation Middle East & North Africa Fellowship 2021/2022 for...

Application Deadline: November 2, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EST.   The ACI Foundation announces that applications are now being accepted from students for its Middle East & North Africa Fellowship for the 2021-2022 academic year. The newly expanded and renamed fellowship is now open to graduate students currently attending an institution in Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordon, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, in addition to previously eligible students studying…

‘None of us are powerless’: how to be an antiracist student

UK students have more power than ever to effect political change on their university campuses. In the wake of the global resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement, Oxford University’s Oriel College voted in favour of removing the controversial statue of Cecil Rhodes, and calls for other institutions to confront their colonial pasts have been…

‘We shouldn’t go back to lectures’: why future students will learn...

In the early medieval universities of Europe, masters stood at the front of a hall, reading excerpts from texts and commenting on them, while students copied down notes word for word. If that sounds familiar, it’s because it is. Today’s universities bear remarkable similarities to their antecedents. This deeply culturally ingrained model has been shaken…

Protecting migrant workers in Kuwait: a Resident Coordinator’s blog

The increase in xenophobic language directed towards migrants – who make up more than 70 per cent of the population of Kuwait – prompted a group of jurists, the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), and the Office of the Resident Coordinator, to launch a media campaign designed to help the…