Thank A Teacher!

Would you like to thank a Georgia Tech educator for the difference he or she has made in your education? The Thank a Teacher program is a Center for Teaching and Learning initiative that allows students to show appreciation to faculty members, teaching assistants, mentors, and advisors who have made a difference in their education. So, how does it work? All you have to do is share your thoughts by completing the form below, and your thanks will be passed along. (You can remain anonymous or include your name.) Letters…

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Coming Soon! Annual Accomplishments Survey

We have gift cards from these generous sponsors! You can win them in a drawing if you complete the Accomplishments Survey! Watch for the announcement next week! The Accomplishments Survey is done annually, each spring.  It’s our way of capturing all that you have accomplished over the past academic year.  We want to know what you have been doing, so we can brag about you to your friends, professors, potential employers and prospective students! We realize that April is an extremely hectic time, but the survey shouldn’t take more than…

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Outstanding Undergraduate Award 2017, Trey Smith

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs has awarded INTA Junior Murry “Trey” Smith the 2017 Outstanding Undergraduate Award to recognize his impressive academic performance and excellent service to the community.  An offensive lineman on the Georgia Tech football team, Trey has taken full advantage of Georgia Tech’s academic opportunities throughout his undergraduate career, and has gone above and beyond in his efforts to bring together students, athletes and faculty.   In addition to maintaining an excellent academic record while on the football team, Trey has been a leader in the…

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International Affairs Forum Student Writing Competition Deadline Approaching

“The Center for International Relations announces its Spring 2017 Student Writing Competition, where winners are eligible for publication in the upcoming issue of International Affairs Forum, a biannual publication on international affairs and economics. For the Spring 2017 issue, submissions will be accepted for the following two topics ONLY: Populism in the Digital Age Cybersecurity All submissions should be between 2,500 – 3,000 words, excluding footnotes, and must be submitted to editor@ia-forum.org before midnight EST on April 3, 2017.” Additional guidelines and sample submissions are available on the International Affairs…

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First Annual Project One Film Scramble

“The Center for Academic Enrichment is excited to announce the First Annual Project One Film Scramble! The Project One Film Scramble is a timed filmmaking competition in which Georgia Tech undergraduates are challenged to create short films-from concept to completion about resilience in one fast-paced, caffeine-fueled weekend. Films must be 3 minutes or less, and can be any genre- science fiction, horror, romance, comedy, documentary- as long as the theme of the film is “resilience.” All participants will also need to include an assigned line of dialogue and prop in…

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2017 Andrew E. Rice Award for Leadership and Innovation by a Young Professional in International Development

“Each year we present the Andrew E. Rice Award for Leadership and Innovation by a Young Professional in International Development (Rice Award) at our Annual Conference. This award recognizes the achievements of an exceptional young professional working in the field of international development. Previously named “The Truman Award,” the award was established in 2003 by Andrew E. Rice and Robert Berg to honor leadership, innovation, impact and commitment. It was renamed The Rice Award in 2011 to honor the memory and contributions of one of its chief architects. The recipient…

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Diplomacy Lab Wonk Tank Competition

What is Wonk Tank? “Wonk Tank is a competition for university students across the United States to showcase their ability to be America’s next great “foreign policy wonk.” A wonk is an individual who has a keen interest in and aptitude for the details of public policy.  Like the hit television show Shark Tank, future “wonks” are invited to pitch policy proposals addressing a specific international problem or challenge requiring attention, a nuanced solution, and next steps to consider. Three finalists will be brought to Washington, D.C. to present their…

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DC Career Visit: March 2-3, 2017

2017 Nunn School Career Visit to Washington, DC We are now accepting applications for participation in the annual Nunn School Career Visit to Washington, DC. This event will be held on March 2nd and 3rd, 2017. The trip will consist of a site visit to a DC area employer in the international affairs field, a briefing at CSIS, and an alumni reception; participants will schedule their own informational interviews to be completed over the weekend in DC. INTA will provide a reimbursement of up to $500 to use toward your…

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Coffee Chat: US Department of State and Rangel Fellow

You’re invited to come and learn about the Rangel Programs to start your path toward an international career! Diplomat-in-Residence Isiah Parnell, and Georgia Tech Rangel Fellow, Plamen Mavrov, will be there to talk about the programs, benefits, experiences and answer any questions you have.     Tuesday, November 15 11am – 12noon Highland Bakery RSVP: http://bit.do/Rangel-Fellowship

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Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

“Applications are now being accepted to the Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program.  The program is funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered by The Washington Center for Internships.  It provides undergraduate and graduate students with financial support, mentoring and professional development to prepare them academically and professionally for a career in the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply.   Applications are due before 11:59 pm on 13…

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