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Interdisciplinary and advanced faculty research and insight on today's global challenges of social sciences, liberal arts, education, health, and innovation.

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Connecting the Two Seas: Negotiating an International Modus Vivendi

Dr. Giorgio Ennas contributed to the publication of the book Italy and the Suez Canal. From the Mid-Nineteenth Century to the Cold War. A Mediterranean History (Edited by Barbara Curli) writing the chapter Connecting the Two Seas: Negotiating an International Modus Vivendi – Italian and Ottoman Diplomacies in the Suez-Red Sea Area.

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Education for Sustainable Development

Upscaling research and teaching on the Sustainable Development Goals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.

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An interview with Andrea Terzi on the current situation in the euro zone and Italy in particular

In this interview given to Mitja Stefancic for the World Economics Association, Andrea Terzi calls for a greater fiscal and political integration in Europe

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Prof. Gabriel Gee in Mobile Soils

Associate Professor of Art History and Visual Communications Gabriel Gee has recently coedited a collection of essays reflecting on the mobile ground beneath our feet, questioning the soil as both material and narrative in our interconnected territories: Mobile Soils.

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Globalization and Economic Transformation in Brazil: The Role of Human Capital

Prof. Roberto Cordon has contributed a chapter entitled Globalization and Economic Transformation in Brazil: The Role of Human Capital 

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Dr. Bernd Bucher Dr. Julian Eckl publishing in “International Theory”

Conceptualizing and examining the role of world sports events in international society.

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Professor Hrisanta Trebici-Marin's new book on the original Byzantine manuscript

Professor Hrisanta Trebici-Marin has recently published a new volume representing the result of several years of research on the original Byzantine manuscript from the eleventh century held at the Austrian National Library (ÖNB).

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What is the difference between a Major and a Minor at Franklin University Switzerland?

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Are you a high-school student looking for an undergraduate program? You started the search for a Major and a Minor for...

Franklin University Switzerland is a school where nationalities and cultural perspectives meet and create unique experiences. It is a learning method that incorporates travel and interdisciplinary study into the core of the curriculum.

Where are you going to study today?

You will take an Academic Travel course every semester, seeing places you have studied with your own eyes. You will attend class with international faculty and students from over 50 countries. You will have the opportunity to travel independently and to do internships internationally. You will do research and will develop a critical perspective. You will graduate with a degree that is accredited in both the United States and Switzerland. You will have learned the art of adapting to any situation on the fly. You will be a world traveler. You will have everything you need to be successful.

Come with us to Greece, Malawi, France, Japan, Scotland, Iceland, Korea, Botswana, Italy, or India; and above all come to study in Switzerland, a true crossroads of languages and cultures in the heart of Europe, and one of the safest countries in the world. Take advantage of the opportunity to get an education like no other.