Government, International Affairs + Public Policy

DO YOU HAVE A PASSION FOR POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT? Do you imagine yourself solving problems on a global scale?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You are fascinated by politics, policymaking, and the workings of government.
  • You are inspired by the idea of improving our world through the processes of government.
  • You love learning languages and hope to use your language fluency in a future career.
  • You enjoy the idea of applying your analytical abilities or research experience in an organization that works to solve large-scale problems.
  • You follow current affairs across the globe and have an interest in exploring international careers.
  • You enjoy working with people from other cultures and fostering positive cross-cultural relations.

Explore the Government, International Affairs, and Public Policy career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Why should you use LinkedIn?

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If you’ve never used LinkedIn before, you should know it’s a social network for professionals. Sort of like Facebook, but for your career. Watch career coach Michael Jordan explain the benefits of using this tool. 

Once you sign up and …

By Maureen Langley
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Neuroscience Major Caleb King Devoted to Improving Healthcare for Native People

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Caleb King grew up in Alaska, where 50 percent of the United States’ federally recognized Native American tribes reside. Now at Indiana University Bloomington, King is one of only about 50 native students on campus.

But being part of a …

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What can YOU do at the Walter Center?

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It’s very possible that you’ve never heard the term ‘Career Coaching’ before college. That’s OK — it’s our job to show you what it’s all about! Watch career coach Maria Cambone tell you all about it, and then sign up for …

By Austin Guan
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Take a Video Tour of the Walter Center

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The Walter Center moved into Ernie Pyle Hall in May 2018 — we can’t believe we’ve been in our new space for a whole year!

Have you been able to visit yet? Watch the video to tour our space and make …

By Maureen Langley
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Elephants, Frogs, and Your Career

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When you get a new syllabus at the start of a semester, do you mark all the assignments on your calendar for the whole term? Do you start outlining your research plans for upcoming projects months in advance? Have you …

By Trevor Verrot
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