Devex Webinar on Job Hunting in Global Development

In grad school? What to do NOW to get job ready! A Devex University Webinar As a graduate student, it’s never too early to start planning your post-graduation job hunt. Join Devex Executive Vice President, Kate Warren, on Thursday, February 28, at 12 pm EST, for a digital discussion full of strategies on how to nurture your network to get a foot in the door and leverage your internship & volunteer experiences on your upcoming applications. Warren will also walk through a checklist you can start working on now to…

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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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Prestigious Fellowships Information Sessions – Feb 19 & 20

Prestigious Fellowships invites high achieving students of all majors to two upcoming information sessions: Join us to learn more about the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program, which fully funds a graduate or professional degree at Stanford! The Dean of Admissions for the Knight-Hennessy will be our special guest to lead the session and answer your questions about the program.  GT Fellowships Advising will also explain how we can help you prepare your application. Knight-Hennessy Information Session Tuesday, February 19 7:30-8:30 pm Student Center Theater UK and Ireland Fellowships Info Session The Rhodes, Marshall,…

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Internships at NATO, 2020

Do you speak Russian, Ukrainian or Arabic? Are you able to conduct independent research and analysis? NATO needs your skills ! The 17th call for internship applications for the NATO-funded program for placements in 2020 was launched on 11 February 2019. Please note that all our internship vacancies are now online. The call for Grant-funded internship applications remains open all the year. The NATO Internship Programme has four main objectives: To provide the Organisation with access to the latest theoretical and technical knowledge that the intern can apply through practical…

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Upcoming OIE Deadlines and Sessions

Study Abroad Deadlines are Nearly Here! Looking to study abroad on Exchange during the Academic Year, Fall, or Summer 2019? The deadline to apply is: Feb. 1, 2019 Looking for a summer study abroad program? There are still programs accepting students, but the Feb. 15 deadline is nearly here. Visit the program pages for more information or contact us. Study Abroad 101 Featuring the NGS Costa Rica Program and the China Summer Program February 5 at 11am in Student Center #319 Study Abroad 101 Featuring Summer Study Abroad Programs Have questions about studying abroad over summer? Now is a great time to come…

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Careers in Nonprofit Organizations – February 6

Considering a career with a nonprofit organization? Want to know more about the operations of a non-governmental organization? Come meet with two Nunn School alumni with significant experience international NGO arena, here in Atlanta! Meagan Martz (BSIAML, MSIA) is currently the Sr. Associate Director, Principal Gifts, Asia at The Carter Center. She began her career there after graduating from the Nunn School as a Prospect Research Analyst. Her current role takes her to Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, and China regularly to meet with individuals, foundations and corporations about…

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Social Justice Peace Fellowships, Advocacy Project

APPLY FOR A PEACE FELLOWSHIP THIS SUMMER AND WORK ON THE FRONTLINES FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE! The Advocacy Project (AP) is looking for six graduate students with a passion for social justice to work with AP’s community-based partner organizations in the summer of 2019. AP has deployed 305 Peace Fellows since 2003. Click here for more information and check below for this year’s openings and programs. The work: Fellows will help host organizations to publicize their work; support a pilot project for social change; strengthen their organizations; and build an international…

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GT Pakistan Trek – Only a few spots left!!

GT Pakistan Trek Spring 2019 – Registration Open Willing to step out and visit awe-inspiring places, longing to witness the beauty of the highest mountain peaks of the world. Well then, look no further! Because we present to you Tech Trek Pakistan! In this trek, get the chance to meet key policymakers of the country, including the civil-military establishments, philanthropists running some of the largest welfare organizations in the world, and social activists, while they all make a case for Pakistan. And of course, no trek is complete without an actual trek to some of the world’s most beautiful,…

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Young Professionals in Foreign Policy, Y7 and Y20 Leadership Summits

Y7: The Y7 is a leadership summit that convenes young professionals from G7 countries to develop policy solutions to current global challenges. This year’s Y7 Summit will take place from June 10-June 15, 2019 in Paris, France and the official organizing entity is Open Diplomacy Institute. Note, the U.S. Y7 delegation does not represent the U.S. federal government in any official capacity. YPFP will select four American delegates to represent American youth voices. The Y7 Organizing Committee, Open Diplomacy, will provide all in-country accommodations (local transportation, lodging, and meals) for delegates during the course of…

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Spain Visit & Live It Study Abroad – Information Sessions

There’s now a new way for GT students to satisfy their humanities requirement!! Go to Spain and Portugal on the Spain Visit & Live it Study Abroad Program! 1000 and 2000 level courses! *Students who have had NO LANGUAGE STUDY are encouraged to apply.* **Earn 6 humanities credits in just 5 weeks, instead of the nine months it would take you to do so on campus.**   Upcoming Informational Meetings: Tuesday, January 22nd from 10:30 to 12:00 in Swann 233 (This is a “drop-in” meeting. Come by any time from 10:30 to 12:00.) Wednesday, January 30th from 3:00…

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