Career Talks Podcast: Opportunities in the State and Federal Government

Take a listen to this podcast where Evan Long, a rising fourth-year International Affairs major, shares his insight as Congressional Intern in the Office of Representative Rob Woodall and Legislative Director of Searles Consulting. He offers advice for students interested in interning in DC as well as his insight on federal and state legislation. 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…

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Congratulations to our Survey Prize Pack Winners!

Congratulations to our gift card prize pack winners! As promised, students that completed the surveys by deadline were eligible for a drawing for these gift cards, provided by very generous area businesses. Thank you to these winners and for all the students that completed surveys.  Your participation is essential to collecting data to develop better programming for our student population! Accomplishments Survey Winners by level: Freshman = Sam Chappell, INTA, (Blue Donkey and Papa John’s certificates) Sophomore = Emily Finger, INTA, (Marlow’s Tavern and Tiff’s Treats certificates) Junior = Aarij…

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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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Congratulations 2017 – 2018 Liberal Arts Ambassadors!

Congratulations to each and every student who represents our school as ambassadors, and thank you to those who are ending service!  IAC Student Ambassadors act as liaisons between the College and prospective students and their families, guests, alumni, business partners, and friends of the College by engaging in activities that communicate the mission and culture of the College; strengthen our traditions; promote Georgia Tech pride; and encourage lifelong involvement with the College. Check out the ambassador profiles at http://enrollment.iac.gatech.edu/ambassadorprofiles!

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Intern Spotlight – Gráinne Hutton (Fall 2016)

Gráinne Hutton is a recent International Affairs and Modern Language graduate with a language concentration in French and a certificate in European Affairs. She was born in England and moved to the United States when she was young, so she has always had an affinity towards European culture and lifestyle. Last year, Gráinne had the opportunity to work at theFrench Consulate in Atlanta. She was exposed to the many different facets of international diplomacy, such as helping organize events designed to foster French-American cooperation, writing and translating articles in English…

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New Feature – Career Talks Podcasts!

We are introducing a new feature, to capture to experiences and share the advice of our students about the opportunities they have taken advantage of while a student here in the Nunn School. Lizzie Clark, a Junior INTA major, just returned from a year abroad studying Russian with a CLS scholarship and Arabic with a Boren Scholarship. Take a listen to what she has to say about these experiences! Transcript.    

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Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award 2016, Andrew Wirt

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs has awarded INTA Senior Andrew Wirt the 2016 Outstanding Undergraduate Award to recognize his impressive academic performance and excellent service to the community. Andrew has taken full advantage of Georgia Tech’s academic opportunities throughout his undergraduate career, but is better known for his compassionate and empathetic nature.  His compassion is perhaps best put in his own words; in Andrew’s official application, he stated: “There is no award I will ever feel comfortable accepting for doing what I believe is the right thing to do. I feel…

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International Student Leadership Award- Applications Now Available!

International Student Leadership Award- Applications Now Available!  The 9th annual International Student Leadership Award will honor an international GT student (undergraduate or graduate student) who has contributed significantly to the internationalization of the GT campus and has demonstrated outstanding leadership skills while at student at Georgia Tech. The recipient of this prestigious award will be honored at the annual GT Up with the Gold and White Ceremony as well as recognized in OIE’s iBuzz newsletter, on OIE’s website, and if applicable, at OIE’s graduation reception.  A lunch will also be…

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Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award – Nominations Due February 23

The Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award (2015) This award is given annually to a junior or senior International Affairs, International Affairs/Modern Language or an Economics/International Affairs major to reward excellence in scholarship, leadership, and community service. Criteria include proficiency in a foreign language and a demonstrated commitment to furthering international cooperation and cross-cultural understanding. The award consists of a check for $250. The recipient’s name will be added to a plaque displayed in the School of International Affairs. Selection will be made by a committee consisting of faculty members of the…

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