International Relations, Global Development, Human Rights

2020 Dec 02

Politics and Public Service Careers Panel [Harvard Undergraduate Thomas V. Sullivan Society Event]

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

The Harvard Undergraduate Thomas V. Sullivan Society is incredibly excited to announce that we will be hosting a Politics and Public Service Careers Panel on beginning careers in politics and public service and working amidst the pandemic. Our panel will feature recent alumni, students on leave for work, and current students who have all had success launching a career in public service and/or politics including during the pandemic. They’ll be discussing with our moderator, Michael Pak ‘23, and you about their path to where they are, what work has been like, and what they...

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2021 Jan 22

Public Service, Social Impact, & Education Job & Internship Search Orientation

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Whether you are seeking post-grad opportunities or wondering what public service internships are available this summer, come to this session and hear from the Office of Career Services (OCS), the Institute of Politics (IOP), the Center for Public Interest Careers (CPIC), and the Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) about various public service opportunities for the summer and to learn more about timelines, strategies, and how to best approach your job search.... Read more about Public Service, Social Impact, & Education Job & Internship Search Orientation
2020 Sep 16

International Development Careers: Strategy for Success

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Join this session to explore your interest in international development work. Hear from HKS alums and OCS staff about career pathways and resources. Get ideas to help you with a strategy for success in this dynamic field. The following presenters have worked at organizations including:  Innovations for Poverty Action, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) at the University of Oxford, World Bank, IADB, UNDP, UNICEF, Hewlett Foundation, and other agencies and governments:

  • Adriana Conconi, MPA/IDDirector of Strategic...
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2020 Sep 17

Global Development, Sustainability, & Conservation Professional in Residence Career Chat: Nancy Dammann ‘97 (Co-Executive Director of VASI)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Join us for a conversation with alumna Nancy Dammann ('97), who helps run VASI - a non-profit founded by nine rural communities in the Peruvian Amazon to address the threats of biodiversity loss, climate change, and extreme poverty. VASI works to conserve vulnerable ecosystems and landscapes while contributing to a higher quality of life for those in the region. Our world and the Amazon are at a critical point, biodiversity loss and climate change are recognized as threatening our very society, and the current pandemic both highlights these issues and puts the vulnerable communities in the... Read more about Global Development, Sustainability, & Conservation Professional in Residence Career Chat: Nancy Dammann ‘97 (Co-Executive Director of VASI)
2020 Jul 15

Working for Social & Racial Justice [IOP Event]

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

From Harvard's Institute of Politics:

"Join us in the virtual ‘IOP Living Room' on Wednesday, July 15 at 6 pm ET for a conversation with Harvard College alums about pursuing work in economic justice, voting rights, and social and racial justice. This conversation will feature:

  • Sophia Hunt ‘19, PhD Student, Stanford University
  • Tara Raghuveer ‘14,...
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2020 Jun 16

Careers with Social Impact: Anita Bhatia, Deputy Exec. Dir. for Resource Management, Sustainability, & Partnerships, UN Women [Yale OCS event]

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Online

Yale’s Office of Career Strategy invites Harvard GSAS and Harvard College students to attend this career talk with Anita Bhatia, Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director for Resource Management, Sustainability and Partnerships at UN Women. Ms. Bhatia has had a distinguished career, serving in various senior leadership and management positions at The World Bank Group and its private sector arm, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), and holds a BA in History from Calcutta University, an MA in Political Science from Yale University, and a Juris...

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