“Women of Earth” Pre-Premiere Documentary Screening & Discussion – September 18

Mulheres da Terra  Pre-Premiere Documentary Screening & Discussion with KIRK BOWMAN Co-Producer of Women of Earth Co-founder and director of the International NGO Rise Up & Care Jon R. Wilcox Term Professor in Soccer and Global Politics, International Affairs, Georgia Tech September 18, 2019 | 6 pm Georgia Tech Alumni House (Griffin Ballroom), 190 North Ave. NW Reception to follow Mulheres da Terra [Women of Earth] is a project that aims to increase the visibility of the stories of women who play important social roles in their communities. Their names are many: midwives, faith…

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Call for Presentations, CSIS PONI Conference Series

The Project on Nuclear Issues (PONI) at the Center for Strategic and International Studies is seeking new voices to present their research at the PONI Conference Series. We accept undergraduate, masters, PhD, and post-doc students and fellows.  The conferences offer terrific opportunities both for attendees and presenters to network across the nuclear community, engage different technical and operational communities across our nuclear enterprise, participate in interactive activities and simulations designed to deepen their understanding on nuclear issues, and explore locations and facilities generally not accessible to students otherwise. The PONI…

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From Refugee to Pop Star: Screening & Panel Discussion of Matangi/Maya/MIA

Description Join us for a screening and panel discuss of the documentary Matangi/Maya/M.I.A. in celebration of International Women’s Day! ——- MATANGI/MAYA/M.I.A. Drawn from a cache of personal video recordings from the past 22 years, director Steve Loveridge’s Sundance award winning MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. is a startlingly personal profile of the critically acclaimed artist, chronicling her remarkable journey from refugee immigrant to pop star. She began as Matangi. Daughter of the founder of Sri Lanka’s armed Tamil resistance, she hid from the government in the face of a vicious and…

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New House of Representatives Internship Positions

Spring 2019 Intern to Committee on Homeland Security – Democratic Staff SUMMARY: Interns are responsible for providing Senior and Professional Staff with policy and administrative support. The individual is required to demonstrate exceptional research and organizational skills. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least a Sophomore in college. Coursework and experience in Political Science, Government Affairs, Homeland Security Issues or a related field is preferred. Strong organizational skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; the ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office. Applicants should send…

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Student Assistants, GT Office of Enterprise Resource Planning

The Office of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is leading the Financials Transformation for Georgia Tech which involves the implementation of Workday. They are seeking exceptional students who are interested in making a contribution to this effort. This opportunity provides students with the chance to develop experience in an enterprise software implementation project. Student candidates can apply to work in one of the following key areas:  Business and finance administrative  Change Management  Technical development  Project management Primary duties will include but are not be limited to the…

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Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program

The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program is a six-week summer program designed to provide undergraduate students with a deeper appreciation of current issues and trends in international affairs, a greater understanding of career opportunities in international affairs, and the enhanced knowledge and skills to pursue such careers. The Program usually selects participants (known as “Rangel Scholars”) each year from universities throughout the United States. This program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, women, and those with financial need. Students live at…

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“Bad & the Birdieman” Documentary Screening

November 12, 7-9PM, Student Center Theater A Rise Up & Care Documentary – Featured in the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival Sebastião’s two-decade quest is to use badminton, a sport he never played, to transform the kids in a humble favela in Rio de Janeiro. Using love, sweat and the innovative training technique of samba dancing to teach badminton, Sebastião imagined and created a community of champions, family and dreams. The competitive yet tender relationships of young players and the qualifying of players for the 2016 Olympic Games reveal that even…

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Research Intern, Improve International – Atlanta, GA

Improve International Research Intern ($15/h): We are looking for someone  to start right away helping us research donor practices for our donor scorecard.  Estimate is 75-100 hours over next 3 months.  Person would work flexible hours and remotely. Contact Susan Davis sdavis@improveinternational.org “Improve International is a mission-driven research and consulting firm that seeks to improve the responses to the water and sanitation crises. We believe that people deserve to have high quality water and sanitation services, for life, and for generations. We play a unique role in the sector. We don’t do water…

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