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September 2017
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September 25 @ 7:00 pm EDT

Dalberg Case Workshop

"New to case interviewing? This session is for you. Dalberg is the top strategy consulting firm focused on international development and emerging market issues. Our mission is to raise living standards in developing countries and address global challenges, serving a range of clients including top foundations, multilateral institutions, multinational companies, and NGOs. Our approach to impact is unique in the market, and we incorporate cutting-edge approaches to human-centered design, impact investing, research and implementation to address the world's most intractable…

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September 27 @ 12:00 pm EDT

Gruber Fellowship Information Session

Graduate and professional degree students: come and learn about this one-year post-graduation fellowship opportunity. The fellowship provides a stipend to spend one year working with a host organization (typically, a non-profit or NGO) anywhere in the world on issues of relevance to the fields of global justice and/or women’s rights. In addition to the stipend, fellowships cover roundtrip airfare (up to $2,000) for international placements, and up to $5,000 for health insurance if not provided by host organization. Interested applicants…

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September 29 @ 2:00 pm EDT

The Art of the Cover Letter

Writing a strong cover letter is a learned skill. Come to learn how to write a strong letter, we’ll use real job descriptions to investigate what an employer is looking for an how to attract an attractive letter.

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October 2017
October 2 @ 6:00 pm EDT

Career Conversation with Joe Cassidy

Joseph Cassidy is a Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, exploring potential reforms to the international humanitarian system, including U.S. refugee resettlement. He was previously a State Department diplomat, and served in the Middle East, Europe, Africa, and South America. He also worked at the National Security Council and with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe. Cassidy has published articles on refugee and humanitarian issues, State Department reform, the NSC system, the Middle East,…

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October 4 @ 12:00 pm EDT

Bosch and Alfa Information Session

The Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program is a distinguished transatlantic initiative that offers a select cohort of accomplished Americans the opportunity to complete a comprehensive intercultural professional program in Germany. The program is comprised of three main components: individual professional assignments, professional seminars, and German language training. The program is fully funded by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, one of the largest foundations in Germany, with the goal of fostering a community of American leaders who have first-hand experience in the…

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October 5 @ 12:30 pm EDT

Career Conversation with Don Terry, Expert on Remittances, Former General Manager of Multilateral Investment Fund of the Inter-American Development Bank

Donald F. Terry is an expert in matters involving financial inclusion, particularly remittances and microfinance. Previously, Mr. Terry was the General Manager of the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) from its inception in 1993 until July 2008. The $2.4 billion Fund, sponsored by 42 donor countries, promotes broad-based economic growth and poverty alleviation through private sector development.

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October 6 @ 4:00 pm EDT

U.S. State Department Information Session

Interested in working for the U.S. Department of State? Want to learn more about the Foreign Service? Come out to hear from Foreign Service Officer and Diplomat in Residence Jon Danilowicz.

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October 10 @ 12:00 pm EDT

Career Conversation with Pat Desouza

Dr. Patrick DeSouza is Chairman of the Plain Sight Group, an innovation holding company that seeks to commercialize university technology, principally at Yale, both through strategic licensing to Fortune 500 companies and by adding value with technology to venture level spinoffs, buyouts and asset management products. Two Plain Sight companies in particular – American Leak Detection (environmental services) and Deep Markets (financial services) – provide illustrations of the application of Yale technology to high value opportunities. American Leak is a…

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October 24 @ 12:00 pm EDT

Career Conversation with World Fellow Jose Luis Chichoma

José Luis Chicoma is the executive director of Ethos Public Policy Lab, a Mexican think tank recognized as one of the most innovative and relevant in Latin America. Over the last five years, he has spearheaded a wide range of projects—including research and public policy proposals, hackathons, and storytelling through comics—which promote innovation, new instruments for public-private collaboration, government transparency, and anticorruption efforts. He was named by the prestigious Semana Economica magazine as one of the 25 people under 45…

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November 2017
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November 2 @ 6:00 pm EDT

Lead Like a Woman – How do we balance our roles as a leader, a wife and a mother?

Join three women of the Greenberg World Fellows program for a candid conversation about balancing personal and professional goals as a woman leader. Bayartsetseg Jigmiddash is a human rights lawyer, CEO and Founding Director of Veritas Consulting, and former Secretary of State of the Ministry of Justice of Mongolia. Lin Kobayashi is a founder of International School of Asia, Karuizawa, Japan's first international boarding school and has served on national and prefectural government councils on education reforms in Japan. Annemie…

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November 30 @ 12:00 pm EST

Career Conversation with David Shedd, Defense Intelligence Agency

David R. Shedd is a retired U.S. intelligence officer whose final post was as the acting Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency. He is a former Central Intelligence Agency operative.

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