Ten skills for an international affairs career in the 21st century

International Affairs

The world of international affairs is ever-changing and today’s world needs global leaders that are creative, nimble, and extremely committed. Whether you intend to work for the U.S. government or the private sector, 21st century careers in international affairs require …

By Sha'terika Perkins
Sha'terika Perkins Career Counselor Sha
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International internships with Omprakash


Omprakash (https://www.omprakash.org/) offers immersive international internships with over 160 grassroots social impact organizations in over 35 countries around the world. UW students can pursue internships related to health, education, economic development, refugees, disabilities, gender relations, and more.

This …

By Jessie Smith
Jessie Smith Assistant Director of Employer Relations Jessie Smith
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3 Tips for a Successful International Job Search


There are a lot of exciting benefits to working in another country. However, the process of getting there can feel daunting and intimidating. Where do you even start? If you’re considering working abroad, keep the following tips in mind for …

By Sha'terika Perkins
Sha'terika Perkins Career Counselor Sha
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Interested in a government career?

You’ve got two great opportunities coming up to connect with recruiters from government agencies – everything from city to state to federal! – as well as opportunities to learn how to put your best food forward in the federal government …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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Carnegie endowment for international peace junior fellowship


It’s kinda like a job/scholarship combo.  Deadline to apply is 11.27.17.  More info below …

Each year the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace offers 12-13 one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors (in 2017-18) and individuals who have graduated …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director Patrick Chidsey
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