Crisis Averted and Mischief Managed: My Experience Running the American Government

By Bridget Smith B.A. Political Science, Minor in Geographic Information Systems (Expected 2017) Scene: The Director of the Central Intelligence Agency burst into the National Security Council without knocking.  “Mr. … Continue reading Crisis Averted and Mischief Managed: My Experience Running the American Government

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

5 Takeaways from GW Career Quest

By Avra Bossov, MA Candidate in Media & Strategic Communication (2016) “The mission of an organization can’t be changed, but the traditions can.” As these words percolated the air of … Continue reading 5 Takeaways from GW Career Quest

GW is the Epitome of Opportunity, But it’s What You do With it That Matters

By Zach Kahn, BA in Organizational Sciences 2016 As a second-semester senior, with graduation just weeks away, I’ve been taking some time to reflect on my entire collegiate experience. I … Continue reading GW is the Epitome of Opportunity, But it’s What You do With it That Matters

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

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