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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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Startup Nation Technology Fair

Presented by The Georgetown Israel Alliance, Startup Hoyas, Georgetown Ventures, and more The Start-Up Nation Technology Fair is a professionally organized startup expo featuring early-stage Israeli companies exhibiting innovative products and technologies. The fair also features internship and employment opportunities…

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An Evening with Jose Antonio Vargas

What: “An Evening with Jose Antonio Vargas” – book signing and reception to follow When: Wednesday, October 24th from 6 pm – 8 pm Where: Georgetown University – Gaston Hall Address: 37th and O Streets, N.W., Washington D.C. 20057 Jose Antonio…

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EPS Seminar: Covering Climate Change in the Age of Donald Trump

Join the Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar for a discussion with New York Times reporter, Lisa Friedman, about journalism and covering climate change during Trump’s presidency. Lisa Friedman is a reporter on the climate desk, focusing on climate and environmental…

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3rd annual French-American Business Week (FABW) Conference

SFS students and faculty are invited to the 3rd annual French-American Business Week (FABW) conference which will be taking place on October 17-18 at the Embassy of France (4101 Reservoir Road NW). FABW is a 2-day event organized by the…

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Asian Studies Undergraduate Certificate Session

Are you interested in a curricular opportunity that will allow you to expand your intellectual horizons on the world’s most dynamic region? Join Asian Studies Director Dr. Michael Green and Undergraduate Certificate Faculty Advisor Dr. Diana Kim for an information…

Alfa Fellowship Program

The Alfa Fellowship Program is a distinguished international initiative that each year offers up to 18 accomplished young Americans, Britons, and Germans the opportunity to complete a high-level professional development program in Russia. Over the course of the program, fellows…

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Career Chat with Counterpart International – 10/12 at 10:00 am

Please join us for a conversation on Friday, 10/12 at 10:00 in the Executive Conference Room (ICC 700). There will be three senior representatives of Counterpart International who will talk about their work program, provide career advice and discuss pathways…

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1 New Centennial Lab (CLab) with travel ADDED for Spring 2019

Application Deadlines Extended for All CLabs   Applications now open  CLabs are Centennial Labs are SFS classes built around an issue, idea, problem, or challenge in a real community. They are both cross-curricular and experiential at the core. Students work with…

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BSFS Accelerated Degree Options

If you are interested in learning more about the BSFS/Accelerated Degree options available to qualified undergraduates in the SFS, you should attend the below info session: Date: Monday, Oct., 15, 2018, 5-6:00pm Location: ICC 119 Representatives from the Graduate Programs…

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Career Webinar with the Global Health Corps Fellowship

Global Health Corps recruits “applicants with diverse skill sets to work with high-impact organizations in year-long paid positions.” They offer 130+ fellowship roles within organizations on the front lines of global health in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, the U.S., and Zambia….

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Best Practices in Applying for Graduate School

Thursday, October 11 2:00-3:00 pm ICC 305-A   Carmen Mezzera, Executive Director of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs will be coming to campus to share her expertise with students interested in applying for graduate school in International…

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Equity Research Associate

The Company: Aragon is the private investment office of Anne Dias, and the successor entity to Aragon Global Management, a long short hedge fund focusing on international equities. Aragon Global Management was seeded by Julian Robertson of the Tiger Fund…

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Chinese Oral Proficiency Exam

The Chinese oral proficiency test of this semester has been scheduled for 10/22 (Monday)- 11/9 (Friday). The online sign up site is https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409054baaae28a7fe3-f2018. Registration opens today till 11/7 (Wednesday). Please sign up as early as possible especially if you are a graduating seniors, as the slots…

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CIA Careers Diversity Open House

Thursday, November 1, 10am-4pm l Contact AgencyRecruiting@ucia.gov to sign up Information sessions and mock exercises. Networking opportunities with CIA officers from all career tracks. One-on-one consulting sessions, so bring your résumé. Info sessions start at 10am, noon, and 2pm but come anytime!

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Fall 2018 CIA Recruitment Opportunities

Interested in a career at the Central Intelligence Agency? The Cawley Career Center, in partnership with the SFS Graduate Career Center, is excited to provide you with the following unique informational and application opportunities. *All events open to all US Citizens,…

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BSFS Speed Networking, Thursday, October 25

BSFS Speed Networking Thursday, October 25 5:30-7:30 pm Healey Family Social Room Join us for speed networking with BSFS alumni from various fields and industries, including government, law, multilaterals, consulting, non-profits, and more. During the event, you will have the…

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Journalism Classes

The SFS is working on opportunities to increase access to journalism courses.  If you would be interested in taking journalism courses, please e-mail Dean Pirrotti at alp27@georgetown.edu.  It would be especially helpful if you could list any specific courses you would…

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CULP Alumni Panel

All students are welcome to attend the annual CULP alumni panel, to be held on Tuesday, October 23, from 6:30-8 in McGhee Library (ICC-301).  Come chat with recent CULP alumni to learn about how to translate your undergraduate education into…

ALTERNATIVE BREAKS PROGRAM

The Alternative Breaks Program brings together Georgetown community members in order to foster intersectional solidarity and inspire lasting commitments to service and social justice. ABP trips engage with diverse and vibrant communities through direct service, immersion, and reflection in a…

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Individual Career Advising Meetings for BSFS Students

A new appointment type is now available in Handshake for BSFS students of all class years interested in meeting individually with a career advisor. A limited number of appointment slots are available each week and will fill on a first-come,…

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Korean Proficiency Exam

Spring, 2018 October 17-19, 2018 BSFS/MSFS/MASIA/MSB/IBD Students Sign up at: http://signup.com/go/tYZoXOg Sign up by Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Inquiries: Prof. Min Koo Choi at mc1783@georgetown.edu   Instructions The Proficiency Exam is only for SFS/MSFS/MASIA students, students in the IBD program,…

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Spring Internship with Brookings – Center for Middle East Policy

Overview This external sponsorship/academic credit-focused spring internship, beginning in January 2019, is an opportunity for undergraduate students in their junior or senior year or graduate students with an interest in with an interest in the Middle East to apply principles and theory learned…

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Monitor Deloitte Seeking Entry Level Strategists

Monitor Deloitte is currently recruiting for entry level strategy roles in our Middle East Practice to join the firm as a Business Analyst or Senior Consultant based out of the UAE (Dubai) or Saudi Arabia (Riyadh). Monitor Deloitte is the…

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Red House Dinner Series: Professor Skuba

Date/Time: Tuesday, October 9, 6:30-8pm Location: The Red House (1237 37th St NW) Join the Red House for our second Dinner Series event of the semester! Sit down with us over a plate of some of DC’s favorite fare and…

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Internship Position with Senator Rob Portman

Internship Program Internships in the Washington, DC and Ohio offices of Senator Rob Portman offer college-aged students an exciting introduction to the U.S. Senate and the workings of a Senate office. Interns are assigned to work alongside staff responsible for the…

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3 New SFS Centennial Labs (CLabs) with travel for Spring 2019

Applications now open! CLabs are Centennial Labs are SFS classes built around an issue, idea, problem, or challenge in a real community. They are both cross-curricular and experiential at the core. Students work with one or more professors across disciplines to learn…

Apply to the German Studies Research Grant Program

The German Studies Research Grant Program offers highly-qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs the opportunity to conduct a customized short-term research project (one to two months) in Germany. The program is designed to encourage research and…

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2018 Fall Japanese Language Proficiency Test

2018 Fall Japanese Language Proficiency Test for BSFS/MSFS/MASIA/MSB students is scheduled for October 16-18, 2018. sign up by Friday, October 12. DIRECTIONS 1. Sign up in an available slot by Friday, October 12 at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A054DA5A87- japanese. Make sure to specify…

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Education and Social Justice Summer Research Fellowship

The Center for Social Justice and Berkley Center announces its call for application for the 2019 Education and Social Justice Summer Research Fellowship. Juniors preferred. All research expenses/travel paid + $1,500 stipend. Students must be on Hilltop campus during Spring…

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Structured Problem-Solving with David Orhvall

Thursday, October 4 12:30-2:30 pm ICC Auditorium Cases are not just for consulting interviews anymore. They now show up in all types of interviews. Non-profit, social impact, government, research, marketing, operations, health care, banking and high tech industries are now…

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CIA Application Workshop

Wednesday, October 3 12:30-2:00 pm Cawley Career Education Center 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 of…

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Careers in the UN Webinar

Tuesday, October 2 4:00-5:00 pm Virtual (live webinar) Nanayaa Kumi, Associate Outreach Officer at the United Nations Secretariat’s Outreach Unit and a Georgetown alum, will share information with students about the broad range of career options at the UN as…

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Department of State Alumni Chat: Russell Galeti (MSFS ’13)

Tuesday, October 2 12:30-1:30 pm Cawley Career Education Center-Leavey Center During this career chat, Russell Galeti Jr. (MSFS ’13), who currently works as a Civil Military Partnerships Officer at the State Department’s Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO), will…

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Pre-Launch of World Development Report 2019

Fri, September 28, 2018 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT The 2019 World Development Report will study how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today. Register here.

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Intel 101 Panel & Information Session

Friday, September 28 12:00-2:00 pm Leavey Program Room Are you interested in a career in Intelligence? Do you want to learn more about working in Intel and the type of role that would best fit you? Attend this Intel 101…

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U.S. Intelligence Community Virtual Career Fair

On Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 2-8 pm, meet representatives from six U.S. intelligence agencies during the 2018 Intelligence Community Virtual Career Fair. From the comfort of your computer or mobile device, you can: Visit agency booths to explore available…

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Kalaris Intelligence Conference: The Art & Science of Intelligence

Georgetown University and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency are proudly hosting the George T. Kalaris Intelligence Conference, “The Art and Science of Intelligence” on Thursday, September 27th in Gaston Hall.  The conference concludes with a Career Fair from 3-5pm, which will be held in Healey Family Student Center. We…

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2018 China Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections

Tuesday, October 9 Mortara Center for International Studies 4:30pm RSVP: https://uschinadialogue.georgetown.edu/events/2018-china-town-hall-local-connections-national-reflections Join 95+ communities across the United States in a national conversation on China. The two-part event, sponsored by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and the Georgetown Initiative for U.S.-China…

Apply to the SIPS Fund

Do you have an idea for a project anywhere in the world that intersects social justice, innovation, and public service? Turn your ideas into action and apply for funding and project support from the SIPS Fund! The Georgetown University Social…

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Screening of Documentary 82 Names: Syria, Please Don’t Forget Us

Together with the Center for Social Justice, the MA Program in Conflict Resolution invites you to a special screening of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum’s documentary 82 Names: Syria, Please Don’t Forget Us (click here to view trailer). Following the screening, Professor Laia Balcells…

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State Department Internship Application workshop

Friday, September 21 10:30-11:30 am ICC 305-A This will be a drop-in session (group format) for students to ask questions about their applications for the Summer 2019 State Department unpaid internship program.

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Erin Conaton GU Politics Discussion Group

GU Politics Fellow Erin Conaton’s (SFS’92, Former Under Secretary of the Air Force; Former Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness) discussion group on Politics and national will explore recent and current national security policy from the lens of American…

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Research Intern with the Rothkopf Group

The Rothkopf Group Job Title: Research Intern Location: Alexandria, VA/Remote   The Rothkopf Group (TRG) is an interactive media and advisory firm specializing in international issues with a unique practice of convening and serving communities of leaders as they plan…

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George T. Kalaris Intelligence Conference, “The Art and Science of Intelligence”

Georgetown University and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency are proudly hosting the George T. Kalaris Intelligence Conference, “The Art and Science of Intelligence” on Thursday, September 27th in Gaston Hall.  The conference concludes with a Career Fair from 3-5pm, which will be held in Healey Family Student Center….

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GET TO KNOW THE SFS LEADERSHIP

Would you like to chat with either Dean Joel Hellman or Dan Byman about career opportunities? Politics happening in Washington? What their college experience was like? Sign up for an appointment with Dean Hellman or Byman! Additionally, if you would…

Apply to Serve on the Walsh Exchange Steering Committee

This year, the Walsh Exchange will be working with the SFS Dean’s Office, the Mortara Center, and faculty advisor Dr. Abraham Newman to coordinate the 2019 Walsh Exchange conference. We are looking for several students to fill Steering Committee positions…

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Paid Internship with West End Strategy Team

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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China: Managing Conflict and Competition

Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018 Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm Location: U.S. Institute of Peace 2301 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20037 The evolution of U.S.-China relations over the last 40 years presents challenges that, if not properly managed, threaten American…

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Assistant Director, Scholarships Strategy

The College Board, a national educational organization touching the lives of millions of students, is conducting a search for an Assistant Director, Scholarships Strategy for the College Board’s Executive Director of Scholarships Strategy in the Access to Opportunity unit. This…

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Careers in Humanitarian Aid Coffee Chat

Tuesday, September 25 3:30-4:30 pm McGhee Library Are you considering a career in humanitarian aid? Come to this informal coffee chat where Father Ryscavage, a Jesuit priest on campus, will share insights from his extensive experiences in humanitarian aid work….

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Professor Daoudy Seeking Editor

Professor Daoudy in the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies is look for a student who could help her with research tasks and the proofing of her book manuscript before its submission to the publisher. The book is on the origins…

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Circumnavigators Grant Proposal

Would you like the opportunity to travel around the world in 90 days in the summer 2019? Would you like to do that on someone else’s dime? Please consider applying for this grant! 2018-2019 Application Process One member of the SFS Class of 2020…

FIGGE FELLOWSHIPS ANNOUNCEMENT 2018-2019 APPLICATION

About the Figge Fellows: This project gives students a chance to conduct academic research and participate in theological and ethical reflection enriched by the experiences of their peers and their spiritual and religious traditions. It seeks to enable the development…

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Career Trek: The Stimson Center

Wednesday, September 26 1:30-2:30 pm The Stimson Center- 1211 Connecticut Avenue NW The Stimson Center is hosting a career panel for Georgetown Students. The panel will give students insights into a nonpartisan policy research center working to protect people, preserve…

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BSFS Intern Mixer

Monday, September 24 5:30-7:00 pm Healey Family Student Center-Social Room Are you a BSFS student interested in pursuing an internship? Come mix and mingle with BSFS students who completed Summer 2018 internships to ask questions and explore future options. Refreshments…

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Calling all new students interested in economics

The Carroll Round Steering Committee is searching for a new student to fill our Communications Chair position. The Carroll Round is the premier undergraduate international economics conference. The Steering Committee plans a four day economics conference in April in which…

Staff Needed for the National Collegiate Security Conference

Apply to staff the National Collegiate Security Conference! NCSC is an elite Model United Nations conference which attracts the top college teams in the world to compete at the DoubleTree in Crystal City, a short ten minute drive from campus….

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Italian Proficiency Exams

The Italian proficiency examination will be on November 16, 2018 at 1:00pm. Students can contact Mariam Boubou mb2304@georgetown.edu  to schedule the exam. The information can be found on our website https://italian.georgetown.edu/language_proficiency/sfs

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Mandatory Senior Degree Clearance

All seniors graduating May 2019 must complete a mandatory senior degree/review clearance meeting with their dean. Log on to MyAccess to review your transcript and confirm that is complete and accurate. Your transcript should include all pre-GU credit (AP, IB, 13th year…

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Red House Dinner Series: Professor Anna Celenza

When: Wednesday, September 26 2018, 5:30-7PM Where: The Red House (1237 37th St NW) Join the Red House for our first Dinner Series event of the semester! Sit down with us over a plate of some of DC’s favorite fare…

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Apply to the Walsh Exchange Steering Committee

Are you passionate about international relations research? Do you want to help organize the nation’s premier undergraduate IR research conference and meet some of the brightest young minds in the IR field? If yes, we welcome your application to the…

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Multiple Positions with IDinsight

IDinsight is hiring! We are looking for passionate and analytical individuals to join our team. IDinsight fights global poverty by making cutting-edge data and evidence tools work for decision-makers. We don’t just  “do research” or “generate evidence”  —  we help…

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International Affairs and Public Policy Graduate School Fair

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Marvin Center, George Washington University   Register today at http://bit.ly/APSIADC and answer questions about: application requirements, curricula and joint degrees, financial aid, and career opportunities. Representatives from 28 members of the Association of…

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Sophomore Year: What Lies Ahead

Sophomore year is a time of decision making, in selecting your major and applying for study abroad. You also need to be conscious about your major while selecting courses, since for some majors there are specific courses that should be taken during…

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FOR SOPHOMORES ONLY: IPOL INFORMATION SESSIONS – FALL 2018

All student’s intent on declaring IPOL for a major MUST attend an information session prior to scheduling individual appointments with Dean Steinhelper (last name A-K) or Dean Billingslea (last name L-Z). More information about the IPOL major can be found here. IPOL information sessions are held in ICC 301. The major declaration…

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ALVAREZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 17

The Alvarez Memorial Scholarship fund was established through the generous support of members of the Alvarez family to honor the memory of their father, Mr. Pedro A. Alvarez. The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarship awards to students in the School of Foreign…

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Strategy and Management Consulting Analyst, Arlington, VA

Who are we? A high-end consulting firm focused on the aerospace, defense, space, intelligence, and government services markets. Our team provides corporate strategy development, market insight, and M&A due diligence services to global corporate, private equity, and investment banking clients….

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Career Chat with GU Alum and State Department Analyst

Date/Time: Tuesday, September 11, 7:00-9:00 pm Location: ICC 305-A Megan Anderson is the Lead Program Analyst for Africa in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) at the US Department of State.  In this position she oversees more…

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Internship Opportunity – Department of Justice

The Litigation Security Group (LSG) at the Department of Justice (DOJ) is looking for spring interns.  The LSG works under the Classified Information Procedures Act or CIPA, passed by Congress in 1980. CIPA is designed to allow the federal courts, DOJ…

2018 Global Health Initiative Open House

Come to the 2018 Global Health Initiative Open House to learn more about this exciting program! When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 11-1:00pm Where:Copley Formal Lounge All students are welcome and lunch will be served.

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship invites recent college and graduate school alumni to apply for six to nine month fellowships in Washington, DC focusing on arms control, peace, and international security issues. Founded in 1987 to develop and train…

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Levoca Impact Labs Seeking Associate

Who we are Levoca Impact Labs is an impact creation lab dedicated to accelerating social, environmental and financial innovations that can deliver meaningful impact to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. We offer a range of custom-built and turnkey solutions…

Volunteers Needed for Focus Group

The Summer Sessions Team is looking for volunteers to participate in a focus group regarding new summer academic programs. The focus groups will be held on the following dates: Monday, September 17th from 3-5:30pm Tuesday, September 18th, from 3-5:30pm Thursday, September 20th from…


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