Student Resources for Global Studies

Study Abroad Resources

Council for International Eduational Exchange (CIEE)

Provides numerous student services including the International Study ID Card and Trip Safe Insurance. CIEE also runs Council Travel, a travel agency that specializes in student travel.

International Business / Trade Information

The International Trade Association of Greater Chicago

Helpful information and a good up-to-date calendar of events in the area.

News from Around the World

Directories of over 8000 on-line newspapers from around the world


Democracy Now: a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program.

Democracy Now

NPR: National Public Radio


The Guardian Unlimited (news site from the UK)

The Guardian

Map Sites



Currency Converter


Global Time

The Time Now

Global Weather


Translators and Dictionaries

Word2Word Translation On-line Dictionaries Translator

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