Pizza, Policy and International Affairs | April 5

Pizza, Policy, and International Affairs, are a series of town halls featuring current and former executives in government, higher education, military, nonprofit and private sector.  These town halls are an informal conversation on topics in global affairs, global security, the challenges facing education, media, energy, infrastructure, and the future of civil discourse. The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and the Atlanta Global Studies Center present: Admiral Sandy Winnefeld Friday, April 5, 2019 3:30-5pm Hall Building, Room 102 RSVP to marilu.suarez@inta.gatech.edu CO-SPONSORED BY THE ATLANTA GLOBAL STUDIES CENTER (AGSC), A…

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Federal Internship and Employment Student Symposium – Virtual

The U.S. Office of Personnel is hosting the Federal Internship and Employment Student Symposium on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, from 10:00a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Students have the option of participating virtually AND in-person. Please pass this information along your friends.   Federal Internship and Employment Student Symposium Date and Time Tue, March 26, 2019 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM Description Are you interested in an internship experience that will take you to a higher level, or thinking about your next move after completing your studies?  Do you want an opportunity…

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Atlanta Council on International Relations | Student Rate

Since its formation, the Atlanta Council on International Relations (ACIR) has sought to provide an important platform for local experts, visiting diplomats, and academics for the discussion of significant international issues and matters relating to the foreign policy of the United States. ACIR is dedicated to providing its members and the community with a better understanding of the complex issues that confront the United States and the global community in the fields of international and security affairs, global economics and policy, and relations between and among nations and non-state actors…

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March 2019 Wellness and Stress Management

03/05/19  11AM – Stress Management 101 This workshop covers the basics of stress management, including identifying your current stress levels, recognizing common stressors, and learning useful tools to reduce your stress. 03/12/19  11AM – Mindfulness and Meditation Mindful meditation is an effective way to reduce stress, increase self-awareness, enhance emotional intelligence, and effectively handle painful thoughts and feelings. Learn how mindfulness meditation can improve your overall health and reconnect your body, mind, and emotions. 03/26/19  11AM – Managing Stress for Ethnic Minority Students This interactive workshop will identify stressors and…

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CANCELLED: Careers in Global Business | Career Talk Lunch with Andrew Harris

This event has been cancelled. We are working to reschedule something in the near future. Apologies for any inconvenience. Thank you for understanding. Please join us for the Careers in Global Business Career Talk lunch with the 2019 Ivan Allen College Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient, Andrew Harris (MSIA, 2010) Andrew Harris is Amazon’s head of public policy for Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand responsible for advocacy in support of Amazon, on a wide range of matters from trade to consumer protection. Formerly, Harris served as Amazon’s senior manager of…

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Careers in Development Luncheon

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27 12:30 – 1:30 PM HABERSHAM G-17 RSVP at https://goo.gl/forms/U8qMBNdgy5c5SslO2 Chat over lunch with Development Diplomat-in-Residence James Watson about his career with USAID and opportunities in international development! More about James Watson: “I began my USAID career in 1989 in Washington, D.C. From 1992-1996, I served in Budapest as USAID/Hungary’s Project Development Officer and Local Government Team Leader. I then spent three years in Washington working in the Europe and Eurasia Bureau where I was the Romania and Turkey Desk Officer, the Deputy Chief of the Civil Society…

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Pizza, Policy & International Affairs Town Halls – Spring 2019

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to Pizza, Policy, and International Affairs, a series of town halls featuring current and former executives in government, higher education, military, nonprofit and private sector. These town halls are an informal conversation on topics in global affairs, global security, the challenges facing education, media, energy, infrastructure and the future of civil discourse. WHEN: Fridays on March 1, March 15 and April 5, from 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM WHERE: Hall Building 102 RSVP to Marilu Suarez at marilu.suarez@inta.gatech.edu

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Career Talks! Podcast: White House Internship Program

This Career Talks podcast features Zachariah Swint, a recent alumnus of the International Affairs and Modern Language program. Zach interned with the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs as part of the first class of interns under the Trump Administration. He discusses the application process, the tasks and responsibilities of his role and offers advice to students that are interested in the White House student programs. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice of our students about opportunities they have taken advantage…

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Career Talks! Podcast: Civic Engagement

This Career Talks podcast features Will Thomas, a fourth-year International Affairs and Modern Language major, with a concentration in German. Will interned with Let America Vote and the Stacey Abrams for Governor campaign last fall. He talks about his greatest accomplishments at each organization and how making himself indispensable led to promotions. He also draws parallels between his work and the Ivan Allen College Ambassadors Program. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice of our students about opportunities they have taken advantage…

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