Opportunities with Teach for America

By Juman Kekhia B.A. in International Affairs and Dance, Minor in Sociocultural Anthropology May 2016 When I look back and think about why I initially applied to Teach For America (TFA), a flurry … Continue reading Opportunities with Teach for America

Redefining My Career Path: The Career Management Class

By Lorena Tapias De Pombo, GW ’17 Being a student at GWU has been an incredible adventure for me because of all the opportunities and things that I have been … Continue reading Redefining My Career Path: The Career Management Class

Exceeding Expectations and Standing Out as an Intern

By Andrew Zysk, BS in Computer Science, GWU ’17 Last summer, I worked as an intern for Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG), a diversified energy company headquartered in Newark, New … Continue reading Exceeding Expectations and Standing Out as an Intern

Employer Spotlight: Kiva Fellows Program

The Kiva Fellows program offers an opportunity to apply your skills in support of global microfinance. Kiva is currently accepting applications for their 31st class of fellows. Apply online by May 22nd, … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: Kiva Fellows Program

Plan Ahead, Plan Ahead, Plan Ahead – But Don’t Rely on It!

By Ryan Toney, BS Biological Sciences, Minor in Public Health, GWU 2016 Since middle school, I have had 5, 10, and 20-year plans in mind. I’ve always found something so … Continue reading Plan Ahead, Plan Ahead, Plan Ahead – But Don’t Rely on It!

My Five-Month Journey: From a Junior Without Passion to a Confident and Employed Senior

By Anjani Patel, BS in Public Health GWU 2016 At the end of my junior year, I watched my senior friends graduate and it dawned on me that in 365 … Continue reading My Five-Month Journey: From a Junior Without Passion to a Confident and Employed Senior

Career Self-Assessments: Like Buzzfeed Quizzes but Better

By Jack Cronin, International Affairs and Arabic Studies, GWU May 2018 Hey everyone! I’m Jack and I’m a sophomore here at GW and a Career Ambassador at the Center for … Continue reading Career Self-Assessments: Like Buzzfeed Quizzes but Better

Interning with National Geographic: Exploration and Storytelling

By Samantha Sorbaro, JMC Major, GWU ’16 Everyone at the National Geographic Channel (NGC) was welcoming – it felt like a family. I joined the scheduling and programming department September … Continue reading Interning with National Geographic: Exploration and Storytelling

My Career Success: Working and Learning at GW

By Lauryn King, International Affairs and Sociology, GWU 2015 As senior year progresses, students are constantly asked one difficult and pressing question: What are your plans after graduation? For some, … Continue reading My Career Success: Working and Learning at GW

My Journey to Grad School: Confessions of a Nonprofit Drop Out

By Mallory Levy, BA in Psychology May 2013, MA in Education and Human Development May 2017 If you had asked me six years ago, as a freshman at GW, if … Continue reading My Journey to Grad School: Confessions of a Nonprofit Drop Out