Tag: government

Internship Series: Department of Environmental Protection

Julia Nassar CAS’19 | Environmental Analysis & Policy DEP Internship Program CCD: Tell us about your internship. What were your responsibilities? Julia: I mainly shadowed one of the employees Mr. Paul Wierzbicki, Professional Geologist III. I sat in on a number of meetings, such as a meeting with the city of Miami officials and the ...

Internship Series: Mission of Honduras to the United Nations

Fabiola Portal Dorado CAS'16 | International Relations Human Rights Representative, Permanent Mission of Honduras to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Fabiola: I worked primarily with human rights issues during the 28th and 29th Sessions of the Human Rights Council, the 22nd Cycle ...

Internship Series: U.S. Department of State

Greg Zegas CAS’15 | Environmental Analysis & Policy, Economics Econ and Diplomacy Intern at Embassy Majuro (Marshall Islands) CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Greg: The Embassy in Majuro is so small that I was able to be involved in a wide variety of projects. At the beginning of the summer, I ...

Internship Series: House of Representatives of Puerto Rico

Fabiola Portal CAS’16 & Questrom’16 | International Relations Intern (2011), Advisor (2013-2014) Fabiola Portal had the opportunity to intern in the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico during the summer of 2011, which later led to an advising job during the summers of 2013 and 2014.   CCD: Tell us about your experience in the ...

Internship Series: Congresswoman Niki Tsongas

Bob Schneider CAS’13 | International Relations Intern As an undergraduate student, Bob Schneider worked as intern in Washington, D.C. for Congresswoman Niki Tsongas. In addition to administrative tasks, Bob wrote recommendations on legislation for Congresswoman Tsongas. He found his internship via the Congresswoman’s website at the recommendation of a BU D.C. Study Abroad Program Manager. ...

Internship Series: U.S. House of Representatives

Eric Kashdan CAS’14 | Major: International Relations Legislative Intern for Congressman John Tierney This spring, Eric Kashdan is a legislative intern at the United States House of Representatives for Congressman John Tierney, representing the sixth Congressional District of Massachusetts. Eric found this opportunity online, with the knowledge that he wanted to work in the federal ...