Call for Papers: Journal of Politics & International Affairs | Submit by January 31, 2021

The Journal of Politics & International Affairs (JPIA) is seeking qualified undergraduate student submissions to be published in the Spring 2021 issue. JPIA is a student-run journal that publishes papers written by undergraduate students in the areas of Political Science, International Studies, Economics, Public Affairs, Social Science, and related fields. Publication in the Journal is an opportunity to reach a wider audience outside of the class, as well as a learning experience through the editing and feedback process. We seek to publish high-quality papers that address current events and relevant…

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Peace Day Challenge | September 21

It’s still a busy September on all fronts, and despite the circumstances, USIP is working on the annual Peace Day Challenge, connected to the International Day of Peace next Monday 9/21 – in fact, our tag-line this year is: “In a year like no other, Peace is still Possible.” We are reaching out to schools and universities and organizations all across the country, and we have lots of folks helping to spread the word on social media. If you’re so inclined – whether to participate yourself or to share it…

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Climate Action Art/Photography Contest and Survey for K-18 | Submissions due: Sep 30

Prizes will be awarded for the best artwork in grade level categories! Submission deadline: September 30, 2020 More information: https://globalchange.gatech.edu/events/gcas2020/ In partnership with the Global Climate Action Symposium, the Atlanta Global Studies Center, the German Consulate General Atlanta, and the Georgia Department of Education invite students (grades K-18) to participate in a climate survey and climate action art and photography contest! We want to hear student perspectives on climate action from ALL grade levels! Please take some time to share our climate action survey with your students. Their feedback will…

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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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