Risk and Foresight Group Intern, CSIS (Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Risk and Foresight Group housed within the CSIS International Security Program provides leaders in government and business with insights into the forces of change reshaping the global environment. This unit is charged with focusing CSIS’s cross-cutting analysis in mid- to long-term futures, as well as innovative use of foresight methodologies such as data analysis, modeling, simulation and gaming. The portfolio team delivers its findings in ways that are immediately useful in helping organizations navigate global risks and capture emerging opportunities. CSIS seeks a full-time summer research…

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Free Online Course: “Understanding EU-Russia Relations: Foreign Policy Actors, Institutions and Policy-Making” (University of Tartu)

University of Tartu is offering a free, online course in “Understanding EU-Russia Relations: Foreign Policy Actors, Institutions and Policy-Making.” Read the course description below. The course is organized into five issue specific modules, which discuss such topics as historical and institutional framework of EU-Russia relations; EU and Russia’s relevant foreign policy actors and institutions; contested areas of EU and Russia’s interactions in shared neighborhood EU-Russia energy relations  The course provides students with both theoretical knowledge (which is delivered through explanatory audio podcasts, video round-table discussions and academic commentary) and guest interviews from various practitioners coming from…

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Health and Wellness Events to Support You Through the End of the Semester

RECURRING Yoga for the Soul Every Friday 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Piedmont Room, Student Center We at Bhakti Yoga Club at Georgia Tech want to improve the quality of living of students and faculty by teaching them principles for a stress-free, happy and meaningful life. Heartfulness Meditation Every Friday 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Room 015, D.M. Smith Building Meditation for all, whether a beginner or an experienced practitioner. LGBTQIA+ Therapy Support Group Every Monday 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Counseling Center Providing a safe and affirming place for…

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Seeking Kendeda Building tour guides! – Apply by December 3

The Office of Campus Sustainability seeks enthusiastic and passionate individuals to join our team as Tour Guides for the Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design. These volunteers will serve as ambassadors for sustainability by hosting tours that highlight the unique features of The Kendeda Building and explain how the building and philosophy support Georgia Tech’s legacy of sustainability leadership. Tour guides will be representatives of the Office of Campus Sustainability and The Kendeda Building for visiting families, faculty, staff, students, and the general public. Any Georgia Tech student, graduate or…

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GT WAN & SWE Fall Campus Closet Clothes Drive – October 30

October 30  | 6pm – 8pm | Bill Moore Student Success Center Please join GT Women Alumnae Network in partnership with the Society of Women Engineers to host a Fall Campus Closet Clothes Drive. All donations go towards helping Georgia Tech students feel comfortable for their next interview or other professional events. HOW TO DONATE: We are happy to receive donations of the following items: unused and lightly-used suits, blouses, shirts, ties, winter coats, jackets, purses, briefcases, and portfolios. Gift cards will also be accepted. Students and alumni may drop…

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“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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