Fulbright Day at GT | October 24

Fulbright sponsors a year of graduate study, research, or teaching (English as a TA) abroad for college graduates.  We are working to cultivate a Fulbright culture here at Georgia Tech and would like to invite you, your students, and faculty in your unit to our Fulbright Day next Thursday, 24 October. Fulbright Day will feature two events for all students: A panel of current and former Fulbright recipients, Thursday, 24 October, 10:00-11:00, available online via BlueJeans: https://bluejeans.com/737801396 (or come to the Hayes Conference Room in the Bill Moore Student Success Center…

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Trade Wars and Trade Talks: A 360° Perspective on US Policy – October 10

Trade Wars and Trade Talks: A 360° Perspective on US Policy 10 October 2019 Wardlaw Center, Gordy Room Georgia Institute of Technology, 177 North Ave NW, Atlanta Parking is available in Area 1 off North Avenue lunch will ​be provided.  PLEASE REGISTER AT http://bit.ly/2lTFOFc This panel discussion will focus on the US’s trade relations with its four largest trade partners and the interactions among those relationships. Participants Moderator:      Dr. Diane Alleva Cáceres, President, World Trade Center Atlanta and Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow in Canada based at IRPP Canada:            David Weiner, Senior Trade Commissioner, the Consulate General of…

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The Meg & Sam Flax Lecture Series on Public Policy – “The Art of the Ebola Response: Lessons Learned from the Field”

The Meg & Sam Flax Lecture Series on Public Policy Presents: “The Art of the Ebola Response: Lessons Learned from the Field” Dr. John Saindon Deputy Team Leader for Medical and Public Health DRC Ebola Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) Thurs, October 10 2019 4:30pm to 6pm Location: Architecture (East), Room 123 FOOD & BEVERAGES PROVIDED •    How serious is the threat of the Ebola virus? •    How are responders and the community handling the pandemic currently emerging in the Congo? •    What can governments do in these situations? Dr.…

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Peace Corps Information Session | September 18

Meet with Peace Corps Recuriter, and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Flora Tano, to learn more about Volunteer experiences and have your questions about applying and service answered! Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1-2pm, Habersham Building, Room 136   Interested in applying to the Peace Corps? Use the following resources to educate yourself about the application process and details about the program: Recorded info session Application Workshop Benefits FAQ Safety & Security Stories To learn how to tailor your resume to the Peace Corps, check out these tips and this example resume.

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Harvard Graduate School Information Session in Atlanta – 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM Alston & Bird LLP 1201 W Peachtree St Atlanta, GA 30309 United States This event is designed for prospective applicants to learn more about Harvard Business School, Harvard Kennedy School, and Harvard Law School. Candidates with an interest in pursuing a joint degree between two of these schools are particularly encouraged to attend. The event will include an admissions panel followed by a fair to learn more about each graduate program and meet local alumni. A representative from HBS Online will also be in attendance to…

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Pizza, Policy & International Affairs | April 19

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: Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall Friday, April 19, 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 CONSORTIUM…

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Interdisciplinary Careers Networking Event and Panel Discussion

Join professionals working in industry, government, law, and startup environments for a panel discussion and networking opportunity focusing on the opportunities and challenges of working at the intersections of STEM and the Arts.  This is an excellent opportunity to extend your professional network. Location: Stephen C. Hall Building, Room 102 Date and Time: April 9th, 5:30 PM Refreshments will be provided.  Please RSVP at https://goo.gl/cc5F6u.

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Careers in Global Business | Online Chat with Andrew Harris

Please join us for the Careers in Global Business Online Chat 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 public policy including trade policy and Internet governance.  Before joining Amazon, Harris served first as a surface warfare officer in the U.S. Navy, then…

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