Summer Study Programs in Croatia and Tunisia
Croft graduate Christopher Lamont (B.A. 2002), currently Assistant Professor at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, has brought two summer study opportunities to our attention.
The Institute of International Education (IIE) recently notified us of the launch of the Project Pengyou Leadership Fellows Program. They are currently recruiting alumni of China study programs who have returned back to the United States to apply to be a Leadership Fellow for Project Pengyou. Their fellows will attend a four day Leadership Summit at Harvard University on March 20-23, 2014, and receive training on community organizing and cross-cultural leadership in the US-China context.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation core belief is that every life has equal value. The Foundation follows 4 values, which help define the approach to their philanthropic work, and employ an outstanding leadership team to direct their strategies and grantmaking.
2014 Summer Internship Program, Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development, Washington D.C
This internship program provides students with an opportunity to conduct primary-source research, develop writing and organizational skills, build valuable D.C. contacts, gain hands-on experience and observe the extensive political and policy-related happenings in the metropolitan D.C. area. As important members of our team, interns gain valuable exposure to the functions of a highly productive non-profit organization working on issues of national and international significance.
This program offers U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to participate in 10-week, unpaid internships (Summer 2013) that provide intensive educational and professional experience within the environment of America's principle foreign affairs agency.
The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) is currently looking for a full-time Winter-Spring 2013 Intern. The internship will start in January and end in May. The intern should be a recent college graduate or graduate student.
The City of Dallas Office of Economic Development has just posted a job for an Economic Development Analyst. This position is responsible for assisting the development and delivery of critical marketing/communication tools and collateral for business recruitment/retention and retail development with the City of Dallas.
The Center for International Policy (CIP) seeks a program associate for its Latin America Rights & Security (LARS) Program. CIP is a nonprofit research and advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. Through advocacy and policy research, CIP promotes transparency and accountability in U.S. foreign policy, while advocating a foreign policy that promotes international cooperation, demilitarization and respect for human rights.