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2019 Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program

The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program is now accepting applications for the 2019 Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program at www.rangelprogram.org! Do you know a student interested in a career in international affairs? The Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment…

Pulitzer Center International Reporting Fellowship Deadline January 15, 2019

Send applications and questions to Claudia Winkler: claudia.winkler@georgetown.edu Fellowship description: The Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs will select one Georgetown student annually to receive the Pulitzer Center International Reporting Fellowship. Projects should investigate or illuminate the religious dimension…

Borders, Boundaries, and Identities: Tackling New Global Challenges

Striving to enhance undergraduate research culture, this conference encourages students to apply for this opportunity to showcase their work. The conference prides itself in hosting high caliber academic discussions and informed dialogue on economic, social, and political issues pertaining to…

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Opportunities with Ashoka

In 2008, Ashoka, the world’s largest network of social entrepreneurs, launched Ashoka U. Ashoka U supports a global network of colleges and universities dedicated to creating a new norm in higher education that enables a flourishing society. After three decades of…

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2019 DAVIS PROJECTS FOR PEACE AWARD

The Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching, and Service announces its call for proposals for the 2019 Projects for Peace Award, offered through the generosity of the Kathryn W. Davis Foundation. Students may apply alone or in pairs. Proposals should…

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A Talk with Ramon Escobar

Date: Monday, December 10, 2018 Time: 5:30-7:00 PM Location: ICC 305-A Conference Room Join  us to listen to Ramon Escobar, US Foreign Service officer visiting from Mexico City, share his insights on his career in the Foreign Service, diversity and…

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New and Noteworthy Courses Spring 2019

THEO 177: Community-based Learning Theology Course Discover how language, habits and Christian virtues sustain courage, hope and justice in everyday life – in addiction, financial stress and even on Healy Lawn and a warming planet– and practice these habits in…

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United Nation Seeking Policy Intern

Calling on all students and recent grads: UNEP’s North America Office in Washington DC is looking for an environmental policy intern! Apply before December 12th:  https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=107490&Lang=en-US

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Two Internships with the IRC

Requisition ID: req3206 Job Title: US Refugee Resettlement & Asylum Advocacy Internship – Spring 2019 Sector: Advocacy & Government Affairs Employment Category: Intern Employment Type: Part-Time Location: USA-Washington Job Description  Background: The IRC Policy and Advocacy Office advocates for protecting and aiding refugees, the displaced, asylum-seekers,…

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Summer 2019 White House Internship Program

The White House Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 29, 2018 Summer 2019 White House Internship Program The Summer 2019 White House Internship Program application is now open. (Link to application: https://apply.whitehouse.gov/intern/) The application portal will remain…

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Extra Tutoring During Finals

Do you find supply curves demanding? Attend one of the extra Econ tutoring sessions during finals! All sessions will take place in the ICC, Room 301. Monday December 10 8-10pm: Marguerite (micro); Adam (macro) Tuesday December 11 4-6pm: Tracy (micro);…

Summer Study Abroad in Tanzania

Georgetown in Dar es Salaam – Kiswahili Studies Explore the intersection of language, culture, and modern society in the largest Kiswahili-speaking city in the world and one of the fastest-growing cities on the African continent.  On the Intensive Kiswahili Studies…

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Apply to be a Columnist for The Hoya

The Hoya is now accepting columnist applications for spring 2019 for its opinion and sports sections, The Guide, The Hoya’s arts and lifestyle section, as well as its editorial board. Applications are due no later than January 4 at 11:59…

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Washington Export Council Coordinator

Washington Export Council Background The Washington Export Council is a membership organization, providing its members opportunities to exchange information “off-the-record” on international government relations, trade and investment policy with each other, as well as with government leaders and other prominent…

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Final Examination Information

Final Examination Schedule: is available on the web at https://registrar.georgetown.edu/schedules/finals. Conflict Exams:  At times students will encounter conflicts in the examination schedule.  Each student’s Dean’s Office will handle the rescheduling of an examination in the following cases: two examinations scheduled at the…

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Spring 2019 registration results and completion:

PRE-REGISTRATION RESULTS WILL BE AVAILABLE IN MyAccess by 5pm December 5. During Registration Completion you may enroll for additional courses and adjust your schedule using MyAccess Registration. REGISTRATION COMPLETION FOR SPRING 2019 is December 10-12, 2018 according to the schedule available…

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Internship Opportunities with USA Jobs

The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is pleased to announce the 2019 Summer Intern Employment Program. Through this formative program, students have an exciting opportunity to apply for summer internships that offer skill enrichment and experiential learning while making an…

The Global Health Corps Fellowship

Global Health Corps is a leadership development organization focused on health equity. They are building a global community of diverse young leaders changing the face of global health. Fellows – one national and one international fellow – work in teams…

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APSIA: Best Practices for Applying to Graduate School

Join us for our last introductory webinar of the year on best practices when applying to graduate school. In this monthly series, APSIA’s International Admissions and Operations Manager will answer questions about: -Selecting a graduate program -Preparing an application -Paying for school…

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No Lost Generation’s Winter Gala

Tickets are $10 for students with a valid student ID, and $15 for the general public! They can be purchased through our Eventbrite page here. Join the No Lost Generation chapters at GW and Georgetown for our biggest event this…

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Escaping Conflight & Conquering College: Life as Student Refugees

Join us for a conversation with Georgetown and American University students Saria Samakie and Dau Doldol, as we discuss their experiences as refugees, their paths to the United States and university, current dialogue about national policy pertaining to refugees and…

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Mortara Center Seeking Two Front Desk Assistants

The Mortara Center for International Studies needs two front desk assistants to assist with receptionist duties, event planning, and communication tasks for the spring semester (1/3-5/17), Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. Number of hours per week are flexible (6 minimum, 12 maximum). Hourly rate is negotiable. Dependent on…

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Policy Internship with Friends of the Global Impact Fight

About Friends of the Global Fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria At Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Friends), we are passionate about ending the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. Since 2004, Friends has served…

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The 2018 Sullivan Lecture: “Why Rape is Not Sex Minus Consent'”

The Department of Government invites you to: The 2018 Sullivan Lecture “Why Rape is Not Sex Minus Consent‘” WHERE: Mortara Center WHEN: December 6, 2018, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm SUSAN J. BRISON is Eunice and Julian Cohen Professor for the Study of Ethics and Human Values at Dartmouth College,…

2019 GU Impacts Fellowship Program

Applications for the 2019 GU Impacts Fellowship Program, run through the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation, are opening Monday, November 26th. GU Impacts fellows receive training and orientation on working in social impact spaces before setting off to complete summer projects…

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ISW’s Spring 2019 internship program accepting applications

The Institute for the Study of War (ISW) team is issuing a final call for applications for ISW’s Spring 2019 internship program beginning in January. Details regarding the program, open positions, and applications are available here. Qualified students and recent graduates…

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Negotiation Strategies (hosted by the Baker Center for Leadership & Governance)

Wednesday, November 28th 5:15pm – 8:30pm Alumni House  Calling all undergrads: Interested in learning how to negotiate effectively? Does the thought of negotiating for something, like a salary or apartment rent, make you nervous? Come out to our Negotiation Strategies workshop to learn the fundamentals of negotiation in an…

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Cawley is Listening

As we begin to expand our services, we want to hear directly from you. We invite you to an open-guided dialogue that will allow you to share your experience talking about career on campus and to voice your needs. The…

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TAMID Information Session

TAMID Group, the national organization focused on experiential business learning through Israel’s economy, is coming to Georgetown’s campus this Spring 2019. As a member of TAMID, one will receive an interactive classroom curriculum as well as hands-on experience consulting for…

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Wall Street 101

Monday, November 26 6:30-7:30 pm Hariri Building, Room 140 Freshmen and Sophomores, listen to a panel of Seniors discuss their internships on Wall Street and learn about topics such as: -The recruiting timeline -Preparing a resume -Interview questions and strategies…

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West End Strategy Team Seeking Interns

Location: Washington, D.C. West End Strategy Team is currently accepting applications for paid internship positions for the spring of 2019. We are a full-service strategic communications firm with offices in D.C. and New York, offering clients a comprehensive approach that…

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Office of International Affairs Junior Fellowship Opportunities

The Office of International Affairs (IA) seeks to attract outstanding individuals to work on policy research and special projects in a fast‐paced and challenging environment that advances the International Affairs mission, which is to protect and support U.S. economic prosperity…

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Asian Diversity Dialogue

Georgetown University’s Asian American Student Association invites you to our second annual Asian Diversity Dialogue! This year, ADD’s theme is “Across the Industries.” This event will be held in Fisher Colloquium on Sunday, November 18th from 10 am to 5…

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WORLD BANK CAREER PANEL FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Monday, November 12, 6:00-7:30pm, Cawley Career Center Georgetown undergraduate students from all schools are invited to this unique conversation with alumni currently working at the World Bank. Take advantage of this opportunity to: – Gain clarity on the different roles…

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The Future of America’s Alliances

Date: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 Time: 2-3pm Location: Old North 205 Description: SFS Centennial Fellows Series and the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service invite you to “The Future of America’s Alliances” with General (ret.) Wesley K. Clark, SFS…

STUDY IN ITALY THIS SUMMER FOR GEORGETOWN CREDIT

Location: Fiesole, Italy Come to Georgetown’s gorgeous Villa Le Balze just outside of Florence to take “Politics, Population and Playwriting” with two amazing professors.  This 3-credit CULP Course will transfer credits–and the grade–directly back to the main campus.  The course…

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WALSH EXCHANGE PRESENTER INFO SESSION

Wednesday, November 14th 7:00-8:00 pm Mortara Center The Walsh Exchange welcomes all those interested in presenting their original international relations research at this spring’s conference to attend an information session to learn more about the application process and how to…

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WBG Visitor Center Docent

The World Bank Group Visitor Center is always looking for energetic and committed docents to help maximize the visitor experience.   Duties:   Collaborate with other docents and the Visitor Center team to: Find new and interesting ways to attract…

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Cargill Information Session

Tuesday, 11/13 3:00-4:00 pm ICC 302-P Join Senior Security Intelligence Analysts Ben Brandt (SSP ’02) and Cathe Yusupov (CERES ’02) for an information session on Cargill’s role in the growing private sector intelligence industry. Register here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/234344

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Devtalks: Creating and Maintaining Peace in Fragile States

Georgetown Anti-Poverty Society (GAPS) has invited speakers, including Former President of Liberia Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, for a crucial and timely discussion on how to create and maintain peace in fragile states. When: November 16, 2018 from 2-5:00pm Where: Copley Formal…

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Global Impact Pitch Competition

Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) is launching a Global Impact Pitch Competition (GIPC), with support from Citi Ventures. The competition features $20,000 in prize money and networking/mentoring opportunities to help students with implementation. The deadline to apply…

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Beginning a Career at The World Bank

Monday, November 12, 6:00-7:30pm Cawley Career Education Center Georgetown undergraduate students from all schools are invited to this unique conversation with alumni currently working at the World Bank. Take advantage of this opportunity to: – Gain clarity on the different…

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SFS German Oral Proficiency Exam

SFS German Oral Proficiency Exam November 28-30, 2018 Please sign up during registration on the glass door of ICC 468-A in the German Department ($25 deposit check made out to German Dept. required to hold space and will be returned…

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Lobbying Against Demolitions

Thursday, November 15th at 6:30pm in Healy 106 Please join J Street U, GU Politics, and Georgetown University College Democrats to welcome Kyle Fradkin from J Street’s Governmental Affairs office. J Street is an organization that promotes the two-state solution…

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Red House Dinner Series: Professor Maurice Jackson

Date/Time: Thursday, November 15, 2018, 5:30-7 Location: The Red House (1237 37th St NW) Join the Red House for our fourth and final Dinner Series event of the semester! Sit down with us over a plate of some of DC’s favorite fare and engage…

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The Portuguese Proficiency Exam

The Portuguese Proficiency Exam for the Fall of 2018 has been scheduled for Thursday, December 6th from 2:00-4:30pm. There will be a sign-up sheet at the front desk of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese (ICC 403), and students must sign…

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Considering Graduate School? Go to this event!

Considering Graduate School? Join us for lemonade, cookies, prizes and more! Pedro Arrupe, S.J. Hall Multi-purpose room 1st Floor Tuesday, November 6th, 12-2 p.m. Join the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (GSAS) to learn about our graduate programs and meet admissions representatives Featured Graduate Programs Aging…

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The Undergraduate Research Fair 2018

Come and meet representatives from research labs looking for undergraduate research assistants. Research topics range from psychology, statistics, biology, and more. The Fair will be in Sellinger Lounge on Thursday, November 8, from 1-4pm.

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Venture for America Fellowship

Are you happiest when you’re building something? Do you want to make a real impact at a startup? Venture For America is your path to a fast-paced, high-growth career in startups. As a VFA Fellow, you’ll learn from world-class entrepreneurs…

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J-PAL INFORMATION SESSION

Tuesday, November 13TH, 2018 11AM-12PM | Old North 104 The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) is a network of researchers who use randomized evaluations to answer critical policy questions in the fight against poverty. Anupama Dathan (Senior Policy…

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Dalberg Info Session

Thursday, November 8 4:30-5:30 pm ICC 302-P Please join Associate Partner Shyam Sundaram (MSFS), and Consultant Emily Blynn (BSFS) to learn more about how you can put what you’ve learned at Georgetown into practice at Dalberg. Dalberg is a global…

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Internships with Millennial Action Project

Millennial Action Project is a nonprofit organization seeking qualified interns to take on significant responsibility, work in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment, and contribute to organizational development and strategy. Interns will work at a high level with MAP’s staff out…

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Registration for Spring 2019 will begin 9am (EST) on Monday, November 5, 2018.

Submit your schedule for approval by your advisor via MyAccess no later than November 17. Please refer to the pre-registration schedule http://registrar.georgetown.edu/registration/registration-schedule Please read the following important information. BE SURE YOU HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED: Meet with your advisor. Search the Spring 2019 Schedule…

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GOVX 400: Prison Reform Project (Spring 2019)

This 5-credit course is intended for a small number of passionate and highly-motivated students. The class will not have readings, papers, or exams. Instead, students will spend an intensive semester as investigative journalists, documentarians, and social justice activists, with the…

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Withdrawal Deadline – Tuesday, November 6th:

The last day for undergraduate students to withdraw from fall 2018 classes is Tuesday, November 6th.  For most updated information on important dates and deadlines, please refer to the Office of the University Registrar at https://registrar.georgetown.edu/academic-calendar  and https://registrar.georgetown.edu/registration/registration-schedule.  As a reminder, prior to submitting a withdrawal request, please seek advisement…

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Russian Oral Proficiency Exam Fall 2018

Dates: Wednesday, November 14, 11 am – 1 pm, 2 – 3 pm Friday, November 16, 12 – 1 pm, 3 – 4.30 pm The sign up sheet is at the door of the Slavic Department Conference Room (307 F)…

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Stories that Spark Social Change: Filming the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Date: Monday, October 29, 2018 Time: 5:30-7pm Location: Mortara Center, 2600 N Street NW Description: Join the Walsh School of Foreign Service for a conversation with Reilly Dowd (SFS’13) and Wanjiku Ngare (SFS’13) about their documentary, Dreams of Daraa, a riveting, up-close portrait of the…

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The State of German Politics: Looking to a Post-Merkel Era

GU European Club invites you to attend “The State of German Politics: Looking to a Post-Merkel Era” as part of a speaker series on contemporary European affairs. Professor Eric Langenbacher of the Georgetown Government Department will give a brief lecture…

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National Chengchi University Fellowship Information Session

The Georgetown-National Chengchi University Fellowship is a one year, non-degree fellowship opportunity for graduating seniors and recent alumni who would like to expand their language skills and regional knowledge of Asia. Two students are awarded the fellowship each year. An…

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Apply for the Senior Capstone Program

Senior Capstone is a series of NON-ACADEMIC, weekly meals and discussions during the Spring 2019 semester offering Georgetown seniors the opportunity to digest their experiences on campus as they begin their transitions from college to postgraduate life. Conversations will cover…

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The End of Europe?

Featuring: James Kirchick Brookings Fellow, widely published journalist, correspondent for The Daily Beast, columnist for Tablet Magazine, a frequent contributor to a wide array of publications and author of “The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues and the Coming Dark Age” https://www.brookings.edu/experts/james-kirchick/…

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The Linnaeus/AIFM Scholarship in Sweden

SACC-USA is pleased to announce the Linnaeus/AIFM scholarship which consists of free tuition to a one-year Master program in International Business Strategy and a part-time internship learning about the European Asset Management industry. Dates: September 2019 to June 2020 Location:…

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Postgraduate Service Fair – with lunch! Register here!

A job fair for justice – explore postgraduate service opportunities and meet recruiters from social justice service organizations such as Americorps, Jesuit Volunteer Corps, Peace Corps, and Alliance for Catholic Education. Hosted by Center for Social Justice, Cawley Career Education…

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Russia and the West: European Perspectives

You are invited to join MSFS for a panel discussion, titled “Russia and the West: European Perspectives”, on Tuesday, October 30th, from 12:15 – 1:45 pm, in the Social Room, Healy Family Student Center. Panelists will include: Mr. Herbert Cordt,…

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The Russian Dimension in U.S.-China Relations

Monday, October 22, 2018 12:00-2:00 PM, ICC 302-P (Asian Studies conference room) A topic that does not receive as much attention as it should is the triangular dynamic between Beijing, Moscow, and Washington, D.C. U.S. relations with both China and…

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Red House Dinner Series: Professor Blythe Shepard

Join the Red House for our third Dinner Series event of the semester! Sit down with us over a plate of some of DC’s favorite fare and engage in a conversation with fellow students and Professor Blythe Shepard. Dinner is…

CCT Fall 2018 Open House

Georgetown’s Communication, Culture & Technology is an interdisciplinary Master’s program for innovative thinkers and problem-solvers. Wondering if CCT is the place to pursue your interest in the impact of new technology on society? Bring your questions to our Fall 2018…

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Call for Applications: Communications Intern

The Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) seeks a Communications Intern to join our team in Washington, DC. Reporting to the Communications & Outreach Manager, the Communications Intern will have the opportunity to learn about nonprofit marketing, media relations, policy advocacy,…

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Careers in Intelligence: Women in Intel

Friday, October 26 3:00-5:00 pm Location TBD Moderated talk with Ms. Catherine Johnston, Principal Deputy Assistant Director of National Intelligence for Systems Resource Analysis on her rise through a historically male-dominated field. Ms. Johnston previously served as the Defense Intelligence…

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CIA Application Workshop

Tuesday, October 23 12:30-2:00 pm Healey Family Student Center-Herman Room Interested in a career at the Central Intelligence Agency? Come and learn more about how to create as successful an application as possible. Students are encouraged to bring a copy…

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Spring 2019 Business Course Registration Requests

Thank you for your interest in taking a course in the McDonough School of Business. This spring, students will be able to go on to their myaccess accounts to register for McDonough courses during add/drop in January. The system will…

Pulitzer Center International Reporting Fellowship Deadline

January 15, 2019 Send applications and questions to Claudia Winkler: claudia.winkler@georgetown.edu Fellowship description: The Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs will select one Georgetown student annually to receive the Pulitzer Center International Reporting Fellowship. Projects should investigate or illuminate…

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Harvest without Violence Exhibit

The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (www.ciw-online.org) is a Presidential Medal-winning human rights organization internationally recognized for its achievements in the fields of social responsibility, anti-sexual violence, community organizing, and sustainable food.  The CIW’s Fair Food Program (www.fairfoodprogram.org) is a groundbreaking partnership among farmworkers, Florida…

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Young Professional UN Career Dinners

What: Young Professional UN Career Dinners Featuring: Careers in the UN High Commission for Refugees Careers in the UN Environment Programme Careers in the UN Development Programme Careers in UN Women Careers in The World Bank and International Monetary Fund…

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World Bank Group Coffee Chats

WBG Hoyas Network has launched a series of monthly chats with current students looking for more information on the World Bank Group (IFC included). We’re excited to share our knowledge with young Hoyas! This month there will be two identical…


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