Career Talks! Podcast: Legislative Internships

Take a listen to this podcast where, Aarij Abbas, a fourth year Economics and International Affairs major, shares with us his experience as a Legislative Intern with Georgia Link Public Affairs Group. In his interview, he goes into detail about the application process, a typical work day, and what was most enjoyable about this experience. Aarij advises students to apply because this opportunity has given him a new career option. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice of our students about opportunities…

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Interdisciplinary Skills Career Panel

The IAC careers class is hosting an interesting group of professionals in a panel on using interdisciplinary skills in the workforce. The panel will be held on April 16th at 5:30PM in Stephen Hall 102. Panelists include Rob Schmidt Barracano, Director of Production; Gavin Holmes, Designer and Animator; Lauren Payne, Motion Graphics Designer; and Alex Trachtenberg, Senior Project Manager – Regenerative Places and Spaces at the Southface Energy Institute. RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4maAN-2JQnA0J08YMWqkSpY61PV3n88zPPk6uxHe1GVOoIg/viewform

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Career Talk – Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance | April 5

Chioma Nwachukwu, BSINTA 2002, will be on campus to speak with students about her work with GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, a public–private global health partnership committed to increasing access to immunization in poor countries. Currently the Senior Manager, Advocacy and Public Policy at Gavi, Chioma’s career has spanned three continents. She’ll be speaking on the realities of working in the global health, development. and community engagement spheres. Come learn more about internship opportunities with GAVI in Geneva, Switzerland and in Washington, DC. Get her advice on starting your career in…

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Prestigious Fellowships Information Session with Raj Sashti

Are you interested in applying for prestigious fellowships, scholarships, and/or internships but are not sure where to begin your search or how to apply?  Join us for an information session with Raj Sashti, the Nunn School’s in-house advisor for these opportunities, on “How to Plan Ahead and Get Ready to Prepare for Prestigious Fellowships, Scholarships, and Internships for an October 15, 2018 Deadline”. The information session will be held on Tuesday, April 10th from 11:00am-11:45am in Habersham 136. If you plan to attend please RSVP at: https://tinyurl.com/RajTalk

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Registration Info for Summer and Fall 2018 | Phase I

Dear Student, I am in the office, but due to the large volume of students coming in for advisement at this time, I am not able to answer email quickly. If you have a registration question, please read the info below. If your question is not answered below, I will respond as soon as possible. Please note that I will only be addressing registration issues until April 13, and will be available again for long-term academic planning and career/internship advice, as well as major changes, BEGINNING APRIL 16. NO CHANGE…

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Career Talks! Podcast: Internships with the President of Poland

Take a listen to this podcast where Mpaza Kapembwa, a now alumnus of the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs master’s program, sat down for an interview on his internship with the president of Poland. He talks about what his internship entailed and shared some of the program details. In his interview, he encourages Nunn School students to apply to programs they wouldn’t normally consider. Then Mpaza ends with how this experience is going to help with his role as Foreign Service Officer. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the…

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Commencement News: Spring 2018 Participation for Summer Candidates

SPRING 2018 PARTICIPATION FOR SUMMER CANDIDATES Summer degree candidates with two classes or less remaining and in good academic standing will have the option to apply for an early walk in Spring 2018. Students may request an early walk by completing the spring participation request form and turning it into the Registrar’s Office by March 7. Late submissions will not be accepted. Summer students participating in the spring ceremony should expect the following changes: Summer students will be notified of the decision on March 9th via email. Summer students will…

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C2D2 Mock Interviews

Target your job search by networking and practicing your interview skills with REAL Employers! Mock Interviews are held by employers from over 60 companies at the Student Success Center. These employers are here to help you practice your interviewing skills. Do not miss the opportunity to get honest, positive feedback from employers, and also be able to ask questions of employers you have always been afraid to ask before.  The three interview types that will be offered this year are:  technical, behavioral, and traditional.  You can view/download descriptions of each interview type HERE (Adobe…

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