Tag: international relations

Internship Series: Office of the Attorney General Maura Healey

Grace Li COM and Pardee'19 | Advertising and International Relations Press Intern CCD: Tell us about your work experience. What were your responsibilities? GL: I wrote online content for the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office. I was responsible for updating and creating new content for the AGO's website, which will hopefully provide constituents with valuable and ...

Internship Series: Tim Canova for Congress

Masha Vernik CAS/Pardee’19 | International Relations Deputy Field Organizer CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities?  Masha: My job was to knock on voters’ doors and convince them to vote for Tim Canova. To do this effectively required a multitude of persuasion and tactful skills. I gave pitches tailored to an individual ...

Internship Series: Discovering Justice

Ibrahim Rashid CAS/Pardee’19 | International Relations Summer Intern CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Ibrahim: I would hold on average 3-4 tours each week of the Moakley Courthouse for students as well as working professionals, where I would talk about the architecture, artwork, and history of the court as well as the ...

Internship Series: Department of State

Aelish Benjamin-Brown CAS/Pardee’18 | International Relations State Department Internship CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Aelish: I found the opportunity via my academic department and the Center for Career Development. I went to walk-in hours for cover letter help and followed up with a career advisor multiple times to perfect my ...

Internship Series: The Foreign Policy Initiative

Christina Lucas CAS’17/Pardee’17 | International Relations & Economics Policy Internship CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Christina: My overall job description was writing up policy memos, assisting in conference call briefings, presenting at weekly policy team meetings, and working on my long term research project. Every day I was responsible ...

Internship Series: Truman National Security Project

Samuel Sherman Pardee’17 | International Relations Development Internship CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Samuel: I was on the BU Study Abroad – Washington DC Internship program. I connected with a former BU alum who suggested me for the position. Essentially, I cultivated donors, built donor profiles, planned receptions and ...

Internship Series: UROP

Ben Gagne-Maynard CAS/Pardee '16 | History and International Relations Student Researcher During the summer of 2015, Ben Gagne-Maynard worked on a UROP project under the guidance of Professor Anthony Petro. He conducted his own historical and archival research project. CCD: What did you do in that position? What were your responsibilities? Ben: As a student researcher ...