Career Center Announcements

2018 PFIG Recipient Mariana Brazao

2018 PFIG Recipient Mariana Brazao

Hi there! My name is Mariana Brazao, and I am a rising fourth-year double-majoring in Foreign Affairs and Latin American Studies, as well as minoring in Portuguese. This summer, I have the unique opportunity to intern abroad in my home country of Portugal at the U.S. Embassy in Lisbon. My family and I moved to the United States from Lisbon when...

2018 PFIG Recipient Natalia Heguaburo

2018 PFIG Recipient Natalia Heguaburo

Journal Entry #1

These past two weeks interning at the United States Attorney's Office have been extremely thrilling yet challenging. As an intern, I have had the opportunity to visit a prison, watch hearings, and attend a federal trial. Not only am I given the opportunity to attend these interesting outings, but I am als tasked with...

2018 PFIG Recipient Olivia Sanusi

Olivia Sanusi

June 2, 2018

I’ve only spent a week in New York, but now I never want to leave. I approached this summer with a lot of nerves and very little preparedness: My internship this summer is at the United States Mission to the United Nations, which is part of the US Department of State. It’s the culmination of seven months...

2018 PFIG Recipient Patrick Murphy

Patrick Murphy

Journal Entry #1

Legionarius is a startup medical device company, based in Boston, that is developing an autonomous treatment care and health sensory garment for armed forces and other users in high performance environments. With vital signs and health severity data transmission, a triage infrastructure is established. Dr. Gruentzig,...

2018 PFIG Recipient Sarah Hitchcock

Sarah Hitchcock

Journal Entry #1

I have officially just completed my first week at the Department of State! It has been an exciting week, with a lot to learn and absorb. On my first official day, I arrived to the massive building complex with around 100 other interns for our orientation. We were briefed by many different offices on rules, regulations...

Tech Night Takeover Schedule 2018

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Rejoice! Tech Night Takeover is BACK!

Don't have enough time to feast at this tech smorgasboard?  Check out the schedule below and drop into whatever sessions work best for you.

(Please note that you MUST sign up for technical interview coaching sessions ahead of time. Use...

Volunteer for local nonprofit start-up: Heather Heyer Foundation

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Nonprofit start-up seeks volunteers approximately 20 hours per week.  Monitor twitter, email and Instagram accounts and phone calls. Assist with research, mailings, videos and other programs and initiatives. Experience with MS Office, blogs, developing newsletters, various technology. 

Send cover letter and resume to:...

Public Health Research Internship with Global Impact Strategies

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About giStrat

Global Impact Strategies (giStrat) is a decision analytics firm founded by UVA Professor Jerry White.  giStrat provides services and software for social impact. Our easy-to-use cloud-based platform – giCompute - combines the insight of...

Handshake Changes for International Students

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Handshake has recently made changes to the type of information they collect to determine if a student is qualified to apply for a position within Handshake.  This change impacts international students.

Handshake will now collect work authorization information directly from you, the student, during the job application process to...

Interested in global health? Sign up for this amazing course!

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BME 1501

Fall 2018 | Mondays | 5-6PM

Center for Global Health on the UVA Corner

Course Description:

This course introduces the basic ideology of global health and human-centered design process. The objective is to better understand global health in...

The Center for Global Health is Hiring! Deadline to apply: September 21st

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The University of Virginia Center for Global Health promotes health in resource-limited settings by fostering the commitment of students, faculty and partners from many disciplines. CGH supports two student staff positions (up to 10 hours/week) available for the 2018-2019 academic year. Student staff are an integral part of the CGH Programs...

Democratic Whip's Office Seeking Applicants for Digital Internship Program

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The Office of the House Democratic Whip is seeking motivated, digital-savvy interns to join an aggressive communications team for part-time fall positions. This digital internship program includes the production of high-quality web graphics and videos, as well as filming, taking photos, and livestreaming events...

Europe-Eurasia Intern at the Jamestown Foundation

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Europe-Eurasia Intern at The Jamestown Foundation, Washington, DC

The Jamestown Foundation is offering a part-time unpaid internship for the fall 2018 term to assist with updating our website, researching topics related to security in Central and Eastern Europe, as well as preparing for and running...

2018 PFIG Recipient Alyson Lee

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2018 PFIG Recipient Alyson Lee

Journal Entry #1 - June 30, 2018

When I was little, I had a grand dream of working in an office one day. While other little kids played “House,” I would play “Office” and pretend to answer phones at a desk. I fantasized about scheduling my life around that 9-5 and having my own cubicle adorned with pictures of my doting...

Congressional Communications Intern Posting - Deadline: 8/20/18

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Congressmember Karen Bass, Second Vice-Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus and top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, is looking for a creative, highly motivated and solution-oriented communications intern to join her fast-paced, high-octane communications corps.

Primary responsibilities will include:...

2018 PFIG Recipient Colleen Averill

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2018 PFIG Recipient Colleen Averill

Journal Entry #1

Hello! My name is Colleen and I am a rising 4th year at UVA. This summer, I am interning for the Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC) headquarters in Arlington, Virginia; one of the nine federally recognized U.S refugee...

Fall 2018 Legislative Fellow Position

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A Senior Democratic Member of the Ways and Means Committee has an opening for an unpaid Fall Legislative Fellow to work on pensions, poverty, veterans, energy, natural resources, environment, labor, criminal justice, and other policy matters as needed.  This is not an entry-level position; the...

UN Foundation, Policy and Planning Internship Opening - Fall 2018

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Intern, Policy Planning | Internship Expectations

Title: Intern, Policy Planning

Duration: September 2018- December 2018

Supervisor: Deputy Director, Policy Planning

United Nations Foundation and Executive Office Overview

The...

Legislative Correspondent Job Opening - US House of Representatives

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Legislative Correspondent – Member seeks Legislative Correspondent with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work in a fast-paced office.  The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills and a high attention to...

2018 PFIG Recipient James Lord

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Jimmy Lord

Journal Entry #1

 

Sunday June 17, 2018 - 9:33 PM

     Eight days ago I flew into the quaint regional airport of St. George, Utah. I landed around 1:30 PM, and I stepped off of the plain to temperatures near a hundred degrees. The town of St. George is located just outside the limits of the Mojave Desert,...

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