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Careers at International Organizations

Event Type
Other
Topics
career fair, international
Sponsor
European Union Center, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Career Center, and other campus units
Location
Illini Union, 2nd Floor Ballroom
Date
Apr 26, 2018   3:00 - 6:00 pm  
Contact
Career Center
Phone
217-333-0820
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Originating Calendar
European Union Center Events

This event will welcome any students who are interested in careers in international non-profit or intergovernmental organizations. Panelists who used to work or are currently working in this field will be invited and related resources will be shared. Detailed information on participating organizations and panelists will be posted on Handshake. This event is co-hosted by Area Study Centers and Illinois Model United Nations. See the Career Center event.

 

Schedule

 

Part 1 - Presentations and Panel

3-5pm

 

Employment Opportunities at the United Nations

 

Nanayaa Kumi (Associate Outreach Officer, Office of Human Resource Management at United Nations)

 

 

Career Experiences in International Organizations

 

Panelists

 

Santa Leal: Global Talent Acquisition Partner at Rotary International

Justin Cross: International Component Relations Manager at International Society of Arboriculture

Ira Yulianti Purnomo: Promotion Coordinator at Erasmus Mundus Association a renewable energy expert working with EU

Mike Shen: Former United Nations Intern

Miranda Meng: Former Asian Development Bank Intern

 

 

Part 2 - Resource Tables and Informal Networking with Guests

5-6pm

 

  • United Nations
  • Rotary International
  • Erasmus Mundus Association a scholarship program from EU
  • International Society of Arboriculture
  • Peace Corps
  • YMCA International Travel Scholarship Program (TBD)
  • University of Illinois Area Studies Centers
  • Illinois Abroad and Global Exchange Study Abroad Programs with Internships
  • Model United Nations University of Illinois Chapter
  • UNICEF University of Illinois Chapter
  • The Career Center Global Careers Team
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