How to Make the Most of Being an International Student

By Laura Gomez Cadena, BA in International Affairs and Economics, GWU 2018 Studying abroad is a great opportunity. You not only get to embrace a different culture and different education … Continue reading How to Make the Most of Being an International Student

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

Accepting & Embracing My Fate as a Generalist

By Avra Bossov M.A. ’16, Media & Strategic Communication (expected) B.A. ’15, Political Communication “I want you to feel comfortable with being a generalist,” said Lonnie, my career coach. I … Continue reading Accepting & Embracing My Fate as a Generalist

Post-Grad Success: A Conversation

By Ava Taylor, B.A. ’13, Communication and Carson Zarin, B.A. ’13, Sociology Carsen: It became clear very early on in my conversation with Ava that we define success quite differently.  My mind immediately began … Continue reading Post-Grad Success: A Conversation

All About Ali: A Personal Path to Career Success

By Ali Valentin B.A. ’17, Business Administration & Marketing As a junior at the George Washington University’s School of Business, I’m well on my way towards achieving success.  The road to … Continue reading All About Ali: A Personal Path to Career Success

Persistence Pays Off: Pursuing an Internship Without a Posted Position

By Thomas Davies, Bachelor of Arts in Economics & International Affairs, GWU, 2016 It was the second semester of sophomore year, and I was without an internship. At most universities, … Continue reading Persistence Pays Off: Pursuing an Internship Without a Posted Position