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.

Going to Portfolio Review Day? These Reviewers have Sessions Left

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Thinking about getting your creative portfolio reviewed at Portfolio Review Day on October 14, 2020?
To attend portfolio reviews, you must first register for the event on Handshake. You will then recieve an email with more instructions on how to …

By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Designer & Marketing Coordinator Maureen Langley
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The Advantages of Staying at IU for Grad School


With over 100 degree programs participating in the IU Graduate School Fair this Tuesday, you might find yourself wondering… “Where do I start?”

Why not start where you are? The IU College of Arts + Sciences Graduate Division offers over 100 …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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All Careers Considered: The Importance of Networking with Sam Gilchrist


All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode. 

Sam Gilchrist graduated in 2006 and studied Anthropology and Political Science. In this episode, he shares his story …

By Camryn Schreiner
Camryn Schreiner Videography Intern Camryn Schreiner
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Check out University of California’s Paul Merage School of Business Specialty Masters Programs

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Are you interested in going to business school? A specialty one-year masters degree from the Merage School can help you become better prepared to pursue your ideal career. The Merage School offers four Specialty Masters Programs: Master of Finance …

By William Pape
William Pape Peer Coach William Pape
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Junior Amna Ahmed Learns What it Really Means to Work at a Think Tank


As a rising third-year student, Amna Ahmed worked remotely over the summer as a policy analysis intern for The Lugar Center in Washington, D.C. In their first project, regarding global food security, they assisted the center by updating an index …

By Geoffrey Heck
Geoffrey Heck Peer Coach Geoffrey Heck
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