Reimagining Latin(o) America in the Pandemic: Media, Culture, and Democracy – May 14-17, 2021

Polivision and the School of Modern Languages at Georgia Tech present “Reimagining Latin(o) America in the Pandemic: Media, Culture, and Democracy,” a series of video presentations/interviews with public intellectuals, journalists, politicians, and cultural producers of the region who have covered and/or addressed the crisis in their respective countries over the past year. The first group of presentations will be about Peru, on May 14-May 17, 2021.  After 200 years of its independence, Peru has recently experienced political instability, social turmoil and ideological polarization in the midst of the pandemic. The…

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Canceled – Career Talks: Cybersecurity & Intelligence | April 14

This event has been canceled. Join us for the final Career Talks of the semester! This week will we hear from Nunn School alumnus Lance Stubblefield (MSINTA) who has had a storied career in the national security field. Stubblefield has twenty years of federal experience in the U.S. government at the National Nuclear Security Administration, the Department of State, the Department of Homeland Security, and nearly a decade as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Army National Guard. If you are interested in career in intelligence and national security, this…

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Registration Info for Summer and Fall 2021 | Phase I

Dear Student, If you have a registration question, please thoroughly read all of 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 16 and will be available again for long-term academic planning and career/internship advice, as well as incoming major changes, beginning April 19. –APPOINTMENTS– If you’d like to make an appointment, my availability is listed on the Advising Portal at http://advisor.gatech.edu. All advising appointments are virtual/remote. I have Drop-In…

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Career Talks: NPAG – NonProfit Professionals Advisory Group | March 31

Alumnus Andres Marcuse-Gonzalez (BSINTA, MSIA) returns to speak with students about career opportunities with NPAG, the Nonprofit Professional Advisory Group. NPAG is an executive search firm that specializes in top-tier social sector talent strategy and search. Founded with a deep commitment to equity and inclusion, the firm partners with nonprofits and mission-driven organizations during times of organizational transition and growth. NPAG brings innovators and experts to the table to address our most persistent, complex societal challenges. Clients include best-in-class organizations spanning direct service, philanthropy, education, healthcare, policy and advocacy, research,…

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Careers in Government and Public Service | March 17

Understanding policy, international affairs, cross-cultural communications, and economics can help governments identify unmet market needs and capitalize on opportunities. Understanding how economic, environmental, technological, and social issues work together and play against each other is critical for understanding and explaining emerging threats. Working in government and public service entails protecting the nation and serving the people, at the local or state level, as well as the national level. Join us to learn about careers in government and public service. We have invited two Nunn School alumni to speak with students…

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March 3 | Careers in Research and Think Tanks

Are you interested in learning more about a career in research or in working at a think tank? Opportunities at think tanks enable you to study and issue in depth and provide advice and ideas on specific problems. A research career with a think tank allows you to employ interdisciplinary approaches to finding solutions to policy-related issues. Join the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs in welcoming a few guest speakers to talk about their experiences in such positions with a focus on international affairs! Hope to see you there!…

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SAA Presents: Dinner Jacket: BA and International Affairs Young Alumni

Join Olivia Watkins (INTA ’09), Rani Tilva (BA ’18), Nairita Nandy,  Alex Hanson (BA ’13), and the Student Alumni Association for their Dinner Jacket webinar. The alumni listed above will discuss their experiences with entering the workforce after college and navigating and choosing between the many paths available for BA/INTA. This event is free for all SAA members to attend. This event will take place on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, from 6 pm – 7 pm EST. Pre-Registration is required and spots are limited. For more information and to register,…

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INSA event on Diversity in the Intelligence Community

On Tuesday, February 23, from 9:00 to 9:45 am, INSA will host a virtual conversation with Rita Sampson, the Chief of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity for the U.S. Intelligence Community.  This will be a terrific opportunity to learn more about the Intelligence Community’s efforts to increase diversity in the national security workforce through recruitment, training, and retention programs, as well as to foster an equitable and inclusive work environment across the 18 agencies in the Intelligence Community. There is no charge to attend. Please spread the word to your…

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Note from the Nunn School Chair – Spring 2021

  Dear Nunn School Students, Happy New Year!! Needless to say, the past several weeks have been very volatile, confusing, and emotionally draining– not necessarily conducive to our restorative needs after the especially hectic Fall semester. That said, I hope that this note finds you safe, healthy, and eager to resume your academic pursuits.  At this point, there still remains considerable uncertainty and anxiety surrounding the Spring ’21 semester.  Rest assured, however, that the faculty and staff at the Nunn School have been working hard over the past weeks to…

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