Master of Arts in Applied International Studies

The MAAIS program provides the chance to develop and refine the professional skills necessary for leaders in all sectors, including public speaking and presentation, policy writing, negotiation, media engagement, and crisis management and decision-making.
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Jackson School News: M.A. Applied International Studies

MAAIS Ramps up Networking Opportunities

March 2, 2017

Posted by: Kate Griffith

    The UW MAAIS program — Master of Arts in Applied International Studies — combines political, business, diplomatic and military expertise to give students comprehensive jumpstarts on careers in

Applying Observations to Diplomacy

February 28, 2017

Posted by: Kate Griffith

Mohammad Ismail made the journey from Northwest Pakistan to Washington state in 2010. He left his home, where he was a journalist covering everything from health and education to the

Passion for Advocacy

February 15, 2017

Posted by: Kate Griffith

Salimatou Pratt

Romance and family inspired Salimatou Pratt to come all the way to Seattle from Guinea in West Africa. “It was love at first sight,” she says, eyes sparkling, of the

Serving Inspiration Through Athletics

January 12, 2017

Posted by: Kate Griffith

For more than a decade Jodie Zhou spent most of her waking hours on tennis courts practicing serves and returns and reveling in the world of professional tennis. She joined