We work at the grassroots level throughout the Muslim World to counter violent extremism before it takes hold, to promote tolerance and understanding, and to foster better relations with the United States.
The following is a post from AUA Network member and guest blogger Kyle Scott Herman who is teaching History in Lebanon.
I have a long-term career objective of influencing and representing America’s foreign policy, perhaps by joining the U.S. Foreign Service as a diplomat. My goal is to be in a position where I can help make progress on some of the inter-related challenges that are facing our global community – including security, development, and sustainability. However, international relations is a difficult field to break into. A graduate degree and international professional experience are necessary for most jobs.
|Last Supper at Smith: I’ll miss my OWU teammates dearly, but at least
I can continue running with a new team – this time as the coach.