Career Talks! Podcast: Career Fairs

Our Career Talks podcast features Allison Stanford, an alumna of our Master’s of Science in International Affairs and Bachelor’s of Science in International Affairs and Modern Languages with a concentration in German. Allison attended the Fall 2017 All Majors Career Fair looking for job opportunities outside of the federal government due to the shortage in job postings. She ended up making a connection with recruiters from the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC). Attending the career fair led Allison to a job interview, job offer and position as an…

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Career Talks! Podcast: Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

Take a listen to this podcast where Sara Morrell, a third-year International Affairs major,  and Associate Professor Margaret Kosal discuss the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, Research Option. Sara is currently competing a research thesis under the guidance of Professor Kosal. They talk about what the thesis entails, Professor Kosal’s role as mentor, how this will help Sara’s goal of working for a think tank, and the benefits of performing in-depth research as an undergraduate student. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice…

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Outstanding Undergraduate Award 2018, Emma Browning

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs has awarded IAML Senior Emma Browning the 2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Award to recognize her impressive academic performance and excellent service to the community. Emma has taken full advantage of Georgia Tech’s academic opportunities throughout her undergraduate career, and has displayed impressive leadership skills and a genuine desire to serve. Emma’s leadership and commitment to academic excellence has a profound impact on those around her; a professor of hers describes her as “precisely the type of student leader for which the award was designed… Emma has…

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Accomplishment Survey Winner – 2018

Every spring, we launch the Accomplishments Survey to learn about the internships, research, leadership and other activities with which they have been involved. Local companies are invited to donate gift cards as incentive prizes. This year, Tiff’s Treats made a gift card donation, and one student that completed the survey was randomly selected as the winner. The winner for 2018 is John Crawford, a first-year International Affairs student from Valdosta, GA. Thank you, John, for completing the survey. The Nunn School applauds your accomplishments and appreciates you sharing your successes…

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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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Congratulations to Evan Long – Ivan Allen College Student Legacy Award Winner

The Nunn School would like to congratulate Evan Long for winning the 2013 Ivan Allen College Student Legacy Award. This award is granted to the student who embodies the exemplary leadership of Mayor Ivan Allen Jr.  In addition to evidence of leadership, the criteria for this award includes demonstrated academic achievement, civic responsibility, moral courage and character. Honors are given to faculty and students as innovators who are shattering traditional boundaries to create solutions that are deliberately interdisciplinary, socially responsible, and ethically conscious, and who are courageously advancing the cause of social…

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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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Career Talks! Podcast: CyberCorps Scholarship for Service

Take a listen to this podcast where Angelique Edwards, fourth year student studying International Affairs and Modern Languages, shares with the Nunn School her experience as a National Science Foundation CyberCorps Scholarship for Service Award Recipient. She walks us through the application process and offers some insight on the scholarship. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice of our students about opportunities they have taken advantage of while a student here in the Nunn School. These podcasts will be developed periodically, and highlighted on…

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Career Talks! Podcast: Georgia Tech Mock Trial & Pre-Law

Take a listen to this podcast where Emma Smith, a five-year BS/MS student in the Nunn School, shares with us her experience with the Georgia Tech Mock Trial. In her interview, Emma offers advice to those interested in mock trial and law school. She also comments on the team’s success and how it felt to win fourth place in the national championship. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice of our students about opportunities they have taken advantage of while a student here in…

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Career Talks! Podcast: Internships in Nonprofits

Take a listen to this podcast where  Grace Huber, a Disaster Services Intern, talks about her opportunity working with with Points of Light. Learn about what non-profits are looking for and how a Georgia Tech degree can help you succeed in your internship. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice of our students about opportunities they have taken advantage of while a student here in the Nunn School. These podcasts will be developed periodically, and highlighted on our Advising Blog and in the…

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