Global Development and Humanitarian Aid Virtual Career Series 2020

Dreama Johnson

Oct. 30, Nov. 6 and Nov. 12 | 12-1:30pm EDT

Students interested in careers in global development and humanitarianism: this virtual career series is for you! Are you interested in how your future career could help fight disease, hunger, violence or poverty around the globe? Do you want a career that aligns with your values and purpose to promote human welfare? Come learn from alumni in the field of global development about career paths, important skills needed in this field, and how to "break in" to a career in humanitarian aid and international development. There will be multiple opportunities to learn and network virtually with alumni, faculty and fellow students. Don't miss this great opportunity to meet virtually with alumni working in organizations such as USAID, DAI, World Economic Forum, Millennium Partners, Peace Corps, International Rescue Committee and more!

Be sure to register for each event in Handshake. The zoom link for each event will be shared with all registered students. Select the event below to see the biographies of alumni in attendance:

• Session 1 | Oct 30: Panel - The State of the Field and Getting Your First Opportunity

• Session 2 | Nov 6: Small Group Mentoring Conversations with Alumni in the Field

• Session 3 | Nov 13: Peace Corps Panel with UVA Alumni