Career Center Announcements

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,...

2018 PFIG Recipient Alyson Lee

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Alyson Lee

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 husband and children.

After my fourth week with...

2018 PFIG Recipient Isabelle Foley

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2018 PFIG Recipient Isabelle Foley

My name is Isabelle Foley and I am a rising Fourth Year at UVA. I am pursuing a double major in Foreign Affairs and Religious Studies, as well as a minor in French. This summer, I am working as a Government Affairs intern at Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP)

CMEP is a non-profit, ecumenical organization that advocates for U.S....

Staff Assistant Opening - Representative David Price (NC-04)

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Representative David Price (NC-04) seeks a Staff Assistant to join his Washington, DC congressional staff.  The Staff Assistant will be responsible for managing the front office, fielding visitors and telephone calls, coordinating constituent service requests, serving as a liaison to technical...

Staff Assistant Opening - U.S. Representative A. Donald McEachin

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Virginia Democrat seeks D.C. office staff assistant. Duties include assisting the chief of staff, helping to manage the front office, answering phones, greeting visitors, processing flag and tour requests, and performing other tasks as assigned. The ideal candidate will be energetic, organized, flexible...

2018 PFIG Recipient Shadelle Gregory

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Shadelle Gregory

During my first month here at the Center on Society and Health, I have learned an extensive amount of information about data analysis and data collection. More importantly, I have been able to assist my coworkers in ongoing projects. The team at the Center are overwhelmingly informative and knowledgeable about their jobs and roles,...

2018 PFIG Recipient Anna Bostwick

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Anna Bostwick

Hello! My name is Anna Bostwick and I am a rising fourth year at UVA. I am pursuing majors in Cognitive Science and Psychology, as well as a minor in Women and Gender Studies. This summer, I am working at Becky’s Fund, a non-profit based in Washington, D.C. that works to prevent domestic violence through advocacy, education, and direct client...

2018 PFIG Recipient Ian Hardman

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2018 PFIG Recipient Ian Hardman

     Today marked the beginning of my third week as a Research and Publications Intern for the Environmental Law Institute in Washington, DC. The amount of exposure to the research and policy fields I have gained in such a short time is remarkable. In the first few minutes at ELI, I was thrust into a fast paced and independent work environment...

2018 PFIG Recipient Bradley Skeen

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2018 PFIG Recipient Bradley Skeen

The first few weeks of my internship with the Department of State have been full of acclimation, adaption, and so much learning. My knowledge of the topics and programs I’m working on has increased exponentially in just a few days. Altogether, I think it’s fair to say that my experience has been slightly different, and a great deal better than...

National Security Agency's Diversity and Women in Intelligence Summit

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The National Security Agency's Diversity and Women in Intelligence Summit

Introducing Your New Sustainability CPE: Seshi Konu!

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Seshi Konu

"Hi, my name is Seshi Konu and I'll be taking over Humna's position as the next sustainability Career Peer Educator! I'm currently a rising second year in the School of Architecture planning to work at the intersection of social justice, urban landscapes, and sustainability. In my design work, I always make it a point to factor sustainability...

It's time to graduate!

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Hi everyone,

It has been a pleasure being the Sustainability Career Peer Educator (CPE) at the Career Center this past year and putting together the monthly Sustainability newsletter for you all.

I came to UVA as a transfer student in Spring 2017, and declared a double major in Environmental Sciences, and Environmental Thought...

Alumni Spotlight: Morgan Ganoe

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For those interested in entering the field of education, but not necessarily knowing where to begin, what to do, or what path to pursue, this is the blog for you!

Last week the ECYD community chatted with Morgan Ganoe, UVA graduate, Virginia College Advising Corps (VCAC) alumni, and Assistant Director of Admissions at...

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