Carnegie Global Oregon


Carnegie Global Oregon focuses on ethics and the challenges of living in a world marked by complex social, political, and environmental issues. This FIG that is also a residential ARC that lasts throughout freshman year. This FIG partners with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs as we explore human rights in the United States and around the world.

If you are an incoming student taking Carnegie Global Oregon, view the 2017 syllabus and check out the Carnegie Global Oregon website! Please also note that Carnegie Global Oregon students will move into the residence halls eariler than the official move-in day. (More details soon)

College Connections Faculty: Shaul Cohen

Photo of College Connections faculty for Carnegie Global Oregon, Shaul Cohen.

Dr. Shaul Cohen is an Associate Professor in the Geography Department, and is the Director of the Carnegie Global Oregon Ethics Program and of the University’s Prison Education Program.  He is a Global Ethics Fellow of the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. In addition to the classes he teaches in geography, he also teaches classes in the Robert D. Clark Honors College and the Conflict Resolution Program, and is one of the heads of the Peace Studies minor. His research focuses on ethno-territorial conflicts in Israel-Palestine, Northern Ireland, and other parts of the world..

FIG Assistant: Bianca Pak

Bio coming soon

Summer Assignment

Please read the book Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson before the beginning of fall term.

Week of Welcome FIG Meeting

Coming August 2018