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June 2017

June 22

"Summerfest 2017" (#1) Career/Networking Event in Boston

Tufts University - The Fletcher School

160 Packard Avenue

Medford, MA 02155

Alumni, students and staff from five top graduate programs in international affairs invite you to attend a reception this summer in Boston, MA. Join us to hear more about graduate programs and career opportunities, and to network with professionals in international affairs.

Representatives from the following graduate international affairs programs will be available:

  • Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)
  • Georgetown University – Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Johns Hopkins University – The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Princeton University – The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

RSVP here!

           

July 2017

July 14

PPIA Public Service EXPO

Marvin Center

George Washington University

800 21st St NW

Washington, DC 20052

The EXPO brings together representatives of some of the nation’s top graduate programs in public policy and international affairs and employers seeking highly qualified individuals who are committed to public service.

July 15

APSIA Diversity Forum - 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

On behalf of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA), MSFS invites you to participate in a special workshop for students and young professionals on Saturday, July 15, 2017 in Washington DC.

We will explore how to :

  • Channel interests into international careers,
  • Build skills and competencies to be competitive in a global marketplace, and
  • Prepare for and afford graduate school.

The workshop will also feature a keynote address and many opportunities for networking.

Register today:
Rising Sophomores/Juniors - Register Here
Rising Seniors / Recent Graduates - Register Here
Registration is first come, first serve. Space is extremely limited. To secure your spot, please follow all of the registration instructions.

July 18

APSIA Online Graduate School Fair - RSVP here!

July 20

"Summerfest 2017" (#2) Career/Networking Event in New York City

Columbia University - SIPA

420 W 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

Alumni, students and staff from five top graduate programs in international affairs invite you to attend a reception this summer in New York City. Join us to hear more about graduate programs and career opportunities, and to network with professionals in international affairs.

Representatives from the following graduate international affairs programs will be available:

  • Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)
  • Georgetown University – Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Johns Hopkins University – The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Princeton University – The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

RSVP here!

July 25

"Summerfest 2017" (#3) Career/Networking Event in Washington, DC

Georgetown University Law Center - Gewirz Student Center, 12th Floor

600 New Jersey Ave

Washington, DC 20001

Alumni, students and staff from five top graduate programs in international affairs invite you to attend a reception this summer in Washington, DC. Join us to hear more about graduate programs and career opportunities, and to network with professionals in international affairs.

Representatives from the following graduate international affairs programs will be available:

  • Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)
  • Georgetown University – Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Johns Hopkins University – The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Princeton University – The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

RSVP here!

AUGUST 2017

August 4-6, 2017

PPIA Public Service Weekend

Georgetown University

3600 N Street NW, Washington, DC

Georgetown's McCourt School of Public Policy and the Walsh School of Foreign Service are thrilled to announce our inaugural PPIA Public Service Weekend for young leaders interested in public service adn international affairs. This weekend-long program will be held at Georgetown's main campus. This program is free of charge but you must apply and be accepted in order to attend. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2017. For more program details and to apply, click here.

September 2017

September 12

APSIA Fair New York City

Council of Foreign Relations

September 13

APSIA Fair Washington, D.C.

George Washington University

September 14

APSIA Fair Vancouver

University of British Columbia

September 16

APSIA Fair Portland

Location: TBA

September 19

Idealist Grad Fair - New York City, NY

September 25

Idealist Grad Fair - Boston, MA

October 2017

October 2

Idealist Grad Fair - Washington, DC

October 4

Idealist Grad Fair - Minneapolis, MN

October 11

Idealist Grad Fair - San Francisco, CA

October 12

Idealist Grad Fair - Los Angeles, CA

October 18

Group of Five Schools Virtual Information Session

Alumni, students and staff from five top graduate programs in international affairs invite you to attend an online virtual information session from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (EDT).  Join us to hear about respective curriculums, career and networking opportunities, as well as, admissions requirements. There will be question and answer periods throughout the presentation.

Representatives from the following graduate international affairs programs will be participating:

  • Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)
  • Georgetown University – Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Johns Hopkins University – The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Princeton University – The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

RSVP here!

November 2017

November 7

APSIA Fair Tokyo

November 8

APSIA Fair Taipei

November 9

APSIA Fair Seoul

November 15

APSIA Online Graduate School Fair

November 20

Group of Five Schools Virtual Information Session

Alumni, students and staff from five top graduate programs in international affairs invite you to attend an online virtual information session from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (EDT).  Join us to hear about respective curriculums, career and networking opportunities, as well as, admissions requirements. There will be question and answer periods throughout the presentation.

Representatives from the following graduate international affairs programs will be participating:

  • Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)
  • Georgetown University – Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Johns Hopkins University – The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Princeton University – The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

RSVP here!

December 2017

December 6

Group of Five Schools Virtual Information Session

Alumni, students and staff from five top graduate programs in international affairs invite you to attend an online virtual information session from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (EDT).  Join us to hear about respective curriculums, career and networking opportunities, as well as, admissions requirements. There will be question and answer periods throughout the presentation.

Representatives from the following graduate international affairs programs will be participating:

  • Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)
  • Georgetown University – Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Johns Hopkins University – The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Princeton University – The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

RSVP here!