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International affairs at Northeastern University challenges students to engage across intellectual and geographic boundaries, while also asking them to think and act “locally” through academic coursework, experiential opportunities, and language proficiency. Read more about our mission>>

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Combating Human Trafficking

Not My Life is the first film to depict the cruel and dehumanizing practices of human trafficking and modern slavery on a global scale. Filmed on five continents, in a dozen countries, this film takes viewers into a world where millions of children are exploited, every day, through an astonishing array of practices including forced labor, domestic servitude,…
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Victoria Porell

Tori was the Class of ’14 recipient of our Academic Achievement and Civic Engagement Award in International Affairs. Since graduation she has been working as a Program Manager for the Center for Applied Nonviolent Action and Strategies (CANVAS) based in Belgrade, Serbia.

Emily Izzo

Emily Izzo, International Affairs and Cultural Anthropology Major, was the commencement speaker for the graduating class of 2014. With interests in climate and energy research, she is seeking to gain a better understanding of the role of economics in clean energy implementation.