December 10, 2020 Newsletter

All Majors

Sigma Iota Rho Call for Papers
SIR’s Journal of International Relations is accepting article submissions for its spring 2021 journal.  Seniors, consider submitting your capstone paper. The deadline is Friday, January 31, 2021.

Center for Strategic and International Studies
CSIS is offering several remote internships focused on different countries and topics. International Studies alumni interned here as majors. Applications are being accepted until positions are filled.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Internship
Chamber of Commerce interns engage in research, writing, database management, and more. Spring internships will be virtual, and some are foreign-focused. Applications for spring 2021 are currently being accepted.

Cato Institute Summer Internship
The Cato institute provide students with paid, policy research internships some with a foreign focus. Applications for summer 2020 close February 15, 2021.

Best Practices in Applying to Graduate School
December 15, 12:00-1:00 p.m., Virtual
Join the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs to learn best practices for applying to graduate school and for career opportunities. Register in advance.

Wong Kar-wai Films
Online screening begins December 4, Cinematheque
View a variety of seven films by award-winning Hong Kong film director, Wong Kar-wai. Some of his highest rated films, including In the Mood for Love, will be featured. Online screening fee is $12.

European Parliament Liaison Office DC Internships
Recent graduates may apply for a full-time, paid internship at the EPLO in DC. Interns monitor transnational politics and participate in events with European executive agencies and NGOs in DC. Applications for internships beginning in March 2021 are due December 29, 2020.

Voyage to the End of the Universe
Online screening begins December 4, Cinematheque
This Czech sci-fi film follows a group of astronauts enduring a 15-year voyage to another planet. Online screening fee is $12.

Latin America
The Weasels’ Tale
Online screening begins December 4, Cinematheque
A young couple attempt to acquire the wealth of four elderly Argentine movie veterans in this dark comedy. Screening fee is $12.

Middle East
Yalda, A Night for Forgiveness
A young woman faces the death penalty for having murdered her husband and must plead her case. Online screening fee is $12.

The International Studies Program does not endorse or sponsor the fellowships, internships, jobs, and other opportunities listed in the newsletter. Students are encouraged to evaluate them. During the COVID-19 pandemic, follow all government and public health restrictions and advice when taking advantage of these opportunities. CDC information and resources appear here.