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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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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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