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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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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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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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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Career Talks! Podcast: Presidential Management Fellowship Program

On this edition of Career Talks!, graduate student and 2017 Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) Finalist, Steven Hawkins, shares his insights on the PMF program. He explains the process he went through to be selected, and offers tips on how to be competitive for this program. Learn more about the PMF program at www.pmf.gov. Transcript.

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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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