UMCS Summer School Transnationalism in Practice


Lublin, July 2-12, 2018

UMCS Summer School  Transnationalism in Practice  provides a forum to discuss phenomena of transnationality in the contemporary globalizing and integrating world. Summer School 2018 course will focus on CITIES AS TRANSNATIONAL ACTORS.  Participants will study modern cities involvement in contemporary transnational cooperation and global exchange, their multilateral and bilateral cooperation in such fields as culture, economy, technology, social policies. Lectures and seminars will cover contemporary trends of growing participation of cities in international relations and modern cities as transnational actors.

PROGRAM  Lectures, seminars, workshops, study visits, tourist program. Full program to be announced June 15th, 2018.  More information on the program HERE 

APPLICATION Deadline June 15th, 2018

PARTICIPANTS Summer School invites students and young researchers (doctoral students) interested in theoretical and practical aspects of transnational cooperation of non-state actors. Participants from fields of political science, international relations, social sciences, urban studies are especially encouraged. We are also looking forward to participants who are young leaders and activists of non-governmental organizations and civil society, young local governments employees focusing in their work, studies and/or research on transnational and international activities of towns and cities worldwide.  More information for participants HERE

FEE 200 Euro, Summer School fee covers 10 days accommodation in UMCS Students Dorms (double occupancy rooms),  lunches,   all lectures and other academic activities, learning materials, study visits , some social and cultural events, certificates of participation Students of UMCS and other higher education institutions in Lublin should contact orgnanizers about possible participation with lowered fee.


CERTIFICATES AND CREDITS Certificates of participation will be issued to all participants. Summer School awards 4 ECTS (requirement to participate in all school lectures and seminars and complete the projects)

ORGANIZERS International Relations Department, Political Science Faculty, UMCS; International Research Foundation;  Center for International Cooperation, City of Lublin

PARTNERS Foundation in Support of Local Democracy, The Grodzka - Theatre NN Centre

CONTACT  or dr.Julita Rybczynska

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