Students' stories

06 March 2019

Story Spark: Six Minutes Stories

Hannah Renée Fazio is in her second year of studies for a Master in Development Studies at the Graduate Institute. She is also the co-founder of the initiative Story Spark and its third storytelling night...

26 February 2019

Student Story: Civil War, Diplomacy, Two Master’s and Motherhood

A former diplomat from El Salvador and more recently mother, Egriselda Lopez recently completed her Master of International Affairs (MIA) at the Graduate Institute.  In the face of several challenges –...

11 February 2019

An Exchange “Straight Out of the Movies”

Adithi Koushik, originally from Bengaluru, India, is in her second year of studies for a Master in International Law at the Graduate Institute. She spent a semester abroad at the University of California,...

05 February 2019

A Yale PhD Candidate Finds His “Home Away from Home”

Stephen Herzog came to the Graduate Institute in the 2018 fall semester as a junior research fellow to explore archival materials and conduct interviews for his doctoral dissertation on nuclear arms control....

25 January 2019

Two Graduate Institute Students win a prize for their Applied...

In a time of an epidemic of fake news and the questioning of social media, Amanda Germanio and Julia Jäckle, two students working toward a Master in Development Studies at the Graduate Institute, developed,...

24 January 2019

Capstone 2019: Call for New Student Projects with Geneva Partners

Now in its ninth year, the Graduate Institute’s flagship Capstone applied research initiative is preparing to launch. Capstone research collaborations bring together small groups of students with external...

24 January 2019

Accord de collaboration avec PricewaterhouseCoopers

L’Institut a signé le mardi 22 janvier un accord avec PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) qui vise notamment à élargir les possibilités d’expérience professionnelle pour ses étudiants (« capstones », stages,...

14 January 2019

An Oxford PhD Candidate Finds Inspiration at the Institute

Leandra Bias (pictured) completed a three-week stay at the Institute as part of her doctoral research and funded by the Europaeum Oxford-Geneva Bursary. Of Greek heritage but born and raised in Zurich,...

19 December 2018

Changer le monde?

Flora Demaegdt (Leturcq), étudiante de 2e année de master en études du développement "Crise des migrants, famines, désastre écologique, rupture du multilatéralisme, violences faites aux femmes… les défis...

06 December 2018

Student Perspectives: Pursuing a Dual Master

Currently pursuing a Dual Master in Global Health and International Affairs/Development Studies at the Graduate Institute and the Université de Genève, Yejin Lee describes the advantages of studying and...