Henry J. Leir Luxembourg Program

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A Tradition of Furthering Cross-Cultural Scholarship

The Henry J. Leir Luxembourg Program-Clark University (LLP-CU) was founded to honor Dr. h.c. Leir's wish that Clark students and faculty deepen relationships with Luxembourg, the country that gave him safe haven at the outset of World War II. In order to contribute to Mr. Leir's vision regarding the importance of education and international experience, the LLP-CU has developed the following program elements:

  • The May Term Program in Luxembourg
  • Summer Research in Luxembourg
  • Summer Research with the Luxembourg-American Cultural Center in Belgium WI
  • Yearlong Ph.D. Research Internship in Luxembourg
  • The Henry J. Leir Lecture at Clark University
  • Faculty Conferences or Workshops in Luxembourg
  • The Henry J. Leir High School Initiatives Series

The LLP-CU offers the following awards:

  • The Henry J. Leir Lecturer Award
  • The Henry J. Leir Ph.D. Research Scholarship
  • The Henry J. Leir Dual M.A. Program Award
  • The Henry J. Leir Student Summer Research Scholarship
  • The Henry J. Leir B.A. at Clark Award
  • The Henry J. Leir Mobility Semester Award
  • The Henry J. Leir Grade 11 Prize

Features

Henry J. Leir Learn about Dr. h. c. Henry J. Leir. Read more


Proessor Johanna Ray Vollhardt Workshop, June 24 to June 27, 2014: "Ambivalence in Intergenerational Family Relationships",
Prof. Jaan Valsiner, Clark's Department of Psychology, with co-convener Prof. Isabelle Albert, INSIDE, University of Luxembourg.


Proessor Johanna Ray Vollhardt Workshop, June 19 to June 22, 2015: "Diversity and Inclusion in the U.S. and Abroad",
Prof. Betsy Huang and Prof. SunHee Kim Gertz, Clark's English Department


Angela Woodmansee Hear from Angela Woodmansee, Clark's first Fulbright student to Luxembourg. Read her blog.