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What's Inside:

Events & Programs
  1. National Health Policy Symposium


Articles & Resources

  1. "Top 12 Ways To Start Making A Difference - And A Living"
  2. "How To Network Your Way Into A New Career (Without Feeling Like A Slimy, Lying Con Artist)"


Video of the Week

  1. Human Resources at a Federal Agency


Featured From Tribe Careers

  1. Research and Analysis Specialist at NACCAS
  2. HIV/Family Planning Programming and Policy Advisor at US Agency for International Development's Global Health Bureau


Jobs

  1. Program Planning at the Government Publishing Office
  2. Passport Specialist at the U.S. Department of State


Internships

  1. W&M Exclusive Paid Internship in Tokyo, Japan
  2. Internship with The Office of Congressman Reid Ribble


Fellowships

  1. The Autry Fellowship
  2. The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship

Events & Programs

National Health Policy Symposium

UAID is hosting its annual symposium, "Community Empowerment & Health Policy" at University of Maryland, College Park from January 15-17th.

As a current student, you are eligible for the exclusive promo code "EMPOWER" (valid until December 21st) to save 40% off the registration price!

The symposium features the following distinguished speakers:

· Timothy Hill, Deputy Director for Medicaid and CHIP Services

· Dr. Howard Haft, Maryland's Deputy Secretary of Public Health

· Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, Delegate for Maryland's District 21

Special events include a stimulating Planned Parenthood simulation and a rigorous debate about socialized healthcare! Learn more and register today at http://www.uaid.org/symposium/2016!

UAID is also accepting applications for new UAID chapters and open intern positions on the UAID Board of Directors. Please visit http://www.uaid.org/ to apply.

Articles & Resources

Top 12 Ways To Start Making A Difference - And A Living

"Wish you could make some sort of difference in your work, but you like your comforts? Worried it may be too ambitious to have your cake and eat it too? Should you ignore the naysayers who claim you’re asking for the moon on a stick?" Find out more about how to make a living AND a difference by following in the link below.


http://bit.ly/1NFDcLb

"How To Network Your Way Into A New Career (Without Feeling Like A Slimy, Lying Con Artist)"

"You know you’re supposed to be networking. But no matter how many people tell you it works, the thought still turns your stomach. Does it really have to be so awful?" Get some advice from Career Shifters on how to successfully network!

http://bit.ly/1jKcHg7

Video of the Week

Featured From Tribe Careers

Research and Analysis Specialist at NACCAS

NACCAs is looking to hire a Research and Analysis Specialist! The responsibilities for this position include:


  • Analyzing job placement, graduation, and licensure records of post-secondary educational institutions

  • Overseeing various accreditation processes related to annual report submitted by accredited institutions

  • Conducting strategic research for company

  • And more!

For more information about this opportunity, log into Tribe Careers! http://bit.ly/1NFECW8

HIV/Family Planning Programming and Policy Advisor at US Agency for International Development's Global Health Bureau

USAID's Global Health Bureau is looking to hire a HIV/Family Planning Programming and Policy Advisor! This position is responsible for:


  • Coordinating responses to new and ongoing legislative and political issues and policy-related inquiries from Congress, external organizations and other parts of the government, including OGAC, by working with Bureau for Global Health (GH) leadership, the Office of Population and Reproductive Health (PRH), the Bureau for Legislative and Public Affairs (LPA), Office of the General Counsel (GC), the Bureau for Policy, Planning, and Learning (PPL), and other technical colleagues within USAID as necessary.
  • Contributing to Agency and USG policy statements and guidance documents for HIV/AIDS and FP/HIV assistance, working closely with relevant USAID counterpart staff, regional bureaus, and counterparts in other USG agencies as needed.
  • Participating in interagency discussions and working groups related to the integration of HIV/AIDS and FP activities. Reviewing internal program documents and USAID-supported technical reports for consistency with Agency and USG policies and programmatic priorities.
  • And more!



For more information about this opportunity, log into Tribe Careers! http://bit.ly/1OL0N2r

Jobs

Program Planning at the Government Publishing Office

"The Government Publishing Office (GPO) Pathways Recent Graduates Program affords developmental experience in the GPO intended to promote possible careers in the civil service to individuals who have recently graduated from qualifying educational institutions or programs. Successful applicants are placed in a dynamic, developmental program with the potential to lead to a civil service career in the Federal Government."


Responsibilities include:


  • Maintaining an understanding of all programs and projects within specific area of responsibility.
  • Conducting feasibility and analytical studies, collaborating with private sector and federal executives and other representatives.
  • Assessing cost and human resources implications, identifying technological requirements, coordinating implementation/execution and evaluating effectiveness.
  • Participating with higher-level staff in the development of strategic and operational plans with key operating officials; and analyzes proposed changes in operations.
  • Planning and scheduling program deliverables, goals, and milestones; and develops and facilitates maintenance of designated program documentation.



For more information about this opportunity, go to http://1.usa.gov/1RzZuUQ.

Passport Specialist at the U.S. Department of State

The Department of State is currently accepting applications for Passport Specialist positions at the National Passport Center in Portsmouth, NH. "As a Passport Specialist, your role and responsibilities are significant to overall national security, citizenship, and border security. Whether you are helping U.S. citizens to maintain their passports, screening documents to ensure accuracy, or providing exceptional customer service, you can make a difference in someone’s life."


For more information about this opportunity, go to http://1.usa.gov/1OfYhMS.

Internships

W&M Exclusive Paid Internship in Tokyo, Japan

Canon accepts one W&M undergraduate student with a demonstrable interest in Japan and in business careers for a paid summer internship in Tokyo, Japan.Canon's Global Human Resources Development Department will circulate applications throughout all the divisions to find a suitable assignment within the Company based on Canon's current needs and the candidates' qualifications. A few possibilities might include the marketing department, the accounts department, or even the athletes sports club management department.


Qualifications:
A basic understanding of Excel, Word, and Power Point is required.


To find out more about this opportunity, log into Tribe Careers! http://bit.ly/1HUCEFr

Internship with The Office of Congressman Reid Ribble

"The Office of Congressman Reid Ribble is seeking qualified candidates to intern in our Washington, D.C. office starting in January 2016.


We are interested in candidates of all academic disciplines.


Interns will assist the staff with a variety of tasks, including office administration, legislative research, constituent correspondence, and other duties as assigned.


Administration will include daily tasks such as welcoming guests, being aware of the Congressman’s and staff’s schedules, answering phones, constituent tours, mail administration, and other duties.


Legislative research and constituent correspondence will include being aware of current and pending legislation, researching legislation for constituent correspondence, attending briefings, and other duties.


Candidates should have excellent writing and communication skills, strong organizational abilities, a good work ethic, an ability to work independently, and the drive to take the initiative in a fast-paced environment.


This is an unpaid position. If candidates have any questions or wish to apply, please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to dominique.yantko@mail.house.gov"

Fellowships

The Autry Fellowship

"Through the Autry Fellowship, talented and passionate recent college graduates work alongside colleagues at Manpower Development Corp (MDC) to address the gaps that separate people and places from opportunity and success, particularly within the American South.

The Fellow has the unique opportunity to devote a significant portion of time to a collection of projects determined jointly by the Fellow and MDC. For example, during my time as an Autry Fellow, I have been able to both learn from and contribute to projects concerning economic mobility, strategic philanthropy, and cradle-to-career systems change.

The Fellowship is a one-year, full-time paid position."


For more information about this opportunity, go to http://bit.ly/1zJmFRy.

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship

"The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship, established in 1987, is a highly-competitive national fellowship program that provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice.


The program also arranges meetings for the fellows with policy experts. Many former Scoville Fellows have gone on to pursue graduate degrees in international relations and related fields and taken prominent positions in the field of peace and security with public-interest organizations, the Federal Government, academia, and media."


For more information about this opportunity, go to http://bit.ly/1s8zoyq.