Subject: Federal Semester Program or Global Semester Program
Want college credit for a Washington internship? Interested in global or
domestic issues? Intrigued by the idea of a career in public service? Apply
now to the Federal Semester Program or Global Semester in Washington, D.C.!
In both programs students take a fall-semester seminar from industry
practitioners in one of several concentrations covering foreign policy,
diplomacy, homeland security, energy and environment, and science in a global
context. In the spring semester, students intern at federal agencies,
congressional offices, think-tanks, nonprofits, and related organizations.
Past internship locations include Department of State, embassies, Department
of Homeland Security, National Institutes of Health, Environmental Protection
Agency, White House, Children’s Defense Fund, and many more. Activities
include trips to Capitol Hill and federal agencies, professional development
workshops, and conversations with policymakers.
For details and an application form, go to http://federalsemester.umd.edu
and/or http://globalsemesterdc.umd.edu or contact our office: 2407 Marie
Mount Hall, 301-314-0261. Dr. Joan Burton, Director. Applications preferred
by April 8.
Contact Person: Starsky Cheng
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