This short-term summer course, delivered by SIS partner Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy in Baku, Azerbaijan, is known as the Baku Summer Energy School and will take place from July 6 through July 20. During a busy schedule of lectures, workshops and site visits, the 2013 Baku Summer Energy School will expose our students to a wide range of issues, such as the fundamentals of energy, energy law, economics and politics of energy, environmental impacts, and strategic management. To learn more about the SIS program and the course, please visit www.american.edu/sis/summer/Azerbaijan.cfm
This is a competitive program with students and professionals from all over the world taking part. Five SIS graduate students will take part in the course includes 2 students in the Comparative & Regional Studies program, 1 in International Politics, 1 in Global Environmental Politics, and 1 in the Master of International Service program.
In less than a month these students will be landing in the Caspian Basin and we are eager to learn more about the region, Azerbaijan and the fascinating issues they will be studying.
Best wishes and safe travels!
The SIS Abroad Staff