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.

All Careers Considered: Andrea Vega Yudigo Embraces Election Season as a Reporter & Young Professional

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Andrea graduated with her degree in International Studies & Journalism in 2019 and is currently a DC-based reporter for NHK, Japan’s national broadcaster. As …

By Ian Sory
Ian Sory Operations Coordinator Ian Sory
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All Careers Considered: Using Technology to Enhance History, Art + Travel Experiences for All with Kathleen Burnett

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. You can also download this episode’s transcript.

If you’ve ever thought about being an entrepreneur while using the skills you’ve gained in your chosen …

By Ian Sory
Ian Sory Operations Coordinator Ian Sory
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Criminal Justice Alum Tony Fetter finds his place at the Government Accountability Office

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Tony Fetter found himself in an unusual predicament.

After working in law enforcement for years, he had moved to Germany with his wife for her career. He had graduated with a bachelor’s from IU in 2007, and a master’s from …

By Will Reed
Will Reed Senior Associate Director, Employer Relations Will Reed
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All Careers Considered: Applying Data to Government + Public Policy with Eric Langowski

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

While alumnus Eric Langowski was at IU, he became interested in government and public policy through IU Student Government. At the same time, he

By Ian Sory
Ian Sory Operations Coordinator Ian Sory
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Know Your Network — It’s Bigger than You Think!

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I have lived in Bloomington for almost 30 years. Everywhere I go, I see multiple people I know: in the store, at the movies, on the playground.  People will say to me, how do you know so many people?  When …

By Amy Cornell
Amy Cornell Senior Associate Director, Alumni Engagement Amy Cornell
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