John Edwin Mroz
Global Leadership Institute

Transforming Today’s Students into Tomorrow’s Global Leaders

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John Edwin Mroz and the EastWest Institute

The John Edwin Mroz Global Leadership Institute is a collaborative partnership between the School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs and the EastWest Institute. 

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Our Mission

The Mroz Institute will educate new generations about the methods and benefits of diplomacy and promote research and scholarship on its history and impact in the interest of promoting conflict avoidance and resolution, with a special focus on the forty years of work by the EastWest Institute. 


Max Kovalov is a visiting assistant professor of international studies at the College of Charleston and Bennett Director of the John Edwin Mroz Global Leadership Institute. 

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