Career Center Announcements

2011 PFIG Recipient Logan Gates

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Logan Gates
College of Arts & Sciences
Political and Social Thought and Religious Studies Major
2013 Graduation Year

Internship: ORPHANetwork

Notes on the first week

5:33 AM. I wasn’t expecting any jetlag travelling to a country nearly due south from Virginia – but between exotic bird...

2011 PFIG Recipient Natalie Affinito

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Natalie Affinito
College of Arts & Sciences
Political Philosophy, Policy & Law (PPL) Major
2013 Graduation Year

Internship: Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, PA

Notes on the first week

I am now a little more than one week into my summer internship and I could not be more...

2011 PFIG Recipient Kate Jarosik

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Kate Jarosik
College of Arts & Sciences
Foreign Affairs Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: International Action

Notes on the first week

A very small non-profit based in the Capitol Hill area of Washington DC, International Action’s mission is large – providing the people of...

2011 PFIG Recipient Sydney Kastner

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Sydney Kastner
College of Arts & Sciences
Sociology Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: American Enterprise

Notes on the first week

This summer, I am one of two interns in the Development department at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research in Washington, DC....

2010 PFIG Recipient Hebah Fisher

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Hebah Fisher
College of Arts & Sciences
Global Development Studies Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Family Bank

Notes on the first week

I completed the first full week of my internship today. I’m working with the Family Bank, a new microfinance bank in Bahrain, a partner of...

2010 PFIG Recipient Komal Karnik

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Komal Karnik
College of Arts and Sciences
Biology and Psychology Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: US Public Interest Research Group

Notes on the first week

I breathed a sigh of relief as I stepped off the elevator and through the glass door at the Washington D.C. office of U.S. Public...

2010 PFIG Recipient Michelle Martin

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Michelle Martin
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: LA Department of Public Health

Notes on the first week

I’m finishing up my first week of work here in LA. It’s been pretty busy so far. Exploring LA has proven to be quite the adventure so far; it’s kind of...

2010 PFIG Recipient Rosa Bauer-Moshi

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Rosa Bauer-Moshi
College of Arts & Sciences
Human Biology and Anthropology Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship:  The Aurum Institute

Notes on the first week

I landed in South Africa on January 26th unsure of what to expect, but full of excitement and anticipation. I was going to spend...

2010 PFIG Recipient Carolyn Browder

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Carolyn Browder
College of Arts & Sciences
Undeclared Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Plimoth Plantation

Notes on the first week

Today I completed my third day of work at Plimoth Plantation (yes, this is the correct spelling), and I have already seen and done so much! First of...

2010 PFIG Recipient Lilly Frost

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Lilly Frost
College of Arts & Sciences
Political & Social Thought Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Stimson Center

Notes on the first week

Hi! My name is Lilly Frost and I am interning at the Henry L. Stimson Center this summer. The Stimson Center is an independent, nonprofit,...

2010 PFIG Recipient Ted Karch

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Ted Karch
College of Arts & Sciences
Foreign Affairs and Economics Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Dashan International

Notes on the first week

The organization I am working for, Dashan, is a non-profit organization aimed at increasing incomes for farmers and workers in rural...

2010 PFIG Recipient Marcus Hall

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Marcus Hall
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Africa y su Diaspora

Notes on the first week

The organization that I’m working for is called Africa y su Diaspora. This organization focuses on human rights for Afro-Argentineans and African...

2010 PFIG Recipient Haley Pack

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Haley Pack
College of Arts & Sciences
Environmental Thought & Practice and Economics Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: VA Department of Game & Inland Fisheries

Notes on the first week

Hello! My name is Haley Pack and I am working for the Virginia Department of Game and...

2010 PFIG Recipient Anne Stoler

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Anne Stoler
College of Arts & Sciences
History Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Amnesty International

Notes on the first week

When I arrived at Amnesty International’s offices in Washington D.C., I was not really sure what to expect. I arranged the internship while abroad in...

2010 PFIG Recipient Dylan Priddy

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Dyaln Priddy
College of Arts & Sciences
Spanish Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Youth Life Foundation

Notes on the first week

I just finally completed the first week of my internship and I can’t wait for Monday to arrive! The bell finally rang for summer at the local public...

2010 PFIG Recipient Becky Cooper

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Becky Cooper
McIntire School of Commerce and College of Arts & Sciences
Commerce and Spanish Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Foundation for Sustainable Devlopment

Notes on the first week

I arrived in Cochabamba, Bolivia about two weeks ago. The first week I spent orienting myself...

2010 PFIG Recipient Katie Barber

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Katie Barber
College of Arts & Sciences
English and Spanish Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Legal Aid Justice Center

Notes on the first week

Today marks the start of my second week interning at the Legal Aid Justice Center in Falls Church, VA. The past week has been a whirlwind...

2010 PFIG Recipient Emma Dupont

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Emma Dupont
College of Arts and Sciences
Foreign Affairs and Environmental Thought & Practice Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Albemarle County Public Schools, Building Services Department

Notes on the first week

My first week at my internship has absolutely fulfilled my...

2010 PFIG Recipient Gregg Forse

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Gregg Forse
College of Arts & Sciences
History Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Pittsburgh Hilltop Alliance

Notes on the first week

Last week, I began working for the Pittsburgh Hilltop Alliance, an umbrella organization that brings together various smaller community organizations...

2010 PFIG Recipient Kevin Klembczyk

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Kevin Klembczyk
School of Engineering and Applied Science and College of Arts & Sciences
Biomedical Engineering and Economics Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Engineering World Health

Notes on the first week

For the next two months I will be participating in the Engineering World...

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