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Graduate Career Center Resources - Shared screen with speaker view
Will Krieger
09:39
Will from DC
Payton Tanner
09:53
Hi everyone! Welcome and thank you for joining us!
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
15:05
What can graduate students do to make themselves marketable from the gte go?
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
15:08
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Will Krieger
16:56
How active are SSP alumni in career outreach?
Huey Uven Amelea Chua
17:07
1) Do you happen to know of any pathways into the UN, besides the Young Professionals Programme (YPP), the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme, as well as their internship programmes?2) Also, would you recommend that students build up experiences by working for NGOs or thinktanks first before entering the UN?
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
18:54
Great question Eric!
Dina Abi-Rached
21:48
How can we access the industry guide?
Dina Abi-Rached
26:23
Can you be more specific about career tracks, especially for mid career level graduates, what are the possibilities?
Dina Abi-Rached
31:10
Thank you, the employment data would be useful.
Erik Fliegauf
31:11
Do you have students going into the Presidential Management Fellowship program, and what’s your advice for being prepared for that?
Julia Gaiser
31:12
https://sfsgcc.georgetown.edu/employment-reports/2019-report/
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
37:14
What sort of career opportunities do you see for JD/SSP students?
Huey Uven Amelea Chua
37:19
As career coachs, do you provide advices to inspiring social entrepreneurs on ways to resume their social venture upon graduation, such as scaling it down/changing it to make things easier? Or even merging with another group?
Huey Uven Amelea Chua
37:32
*coaches
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
38:32
Cool!
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
40:52
What do you project to be the fields or positions that will be in demand especially given the pandemic induced recession coming our way?
Erik Fliegauf
43:28
What major differences should we expect between the career search as graduate students vs when we were undergraduates?
Erik Fliegauf
43:39
Sorry, bad service!
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
44:22
Do you guys have any data on average starting salaries for graduates of the program?
Huey Uven Amelea Chua
50:26
I am interested in becoming an international lawyer, but because the degree I completed was an undergraduate MA in International Relations from the University of Edinburgh, I was told that unless you have a law degree, you are not eligible to practice international law. Do you know of any possible alternative entryways?
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
53:21
My biggest fear is as an older undergrad (31) that I won't be as marketable as my younger counterparts or older professionals with experience
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
53:36
Can you dissuade or confirm my fears?
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
55:35
Looking to get into cybersecurity, by the way
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
55:39
Haha
Huey Uven Amelea Chua
55:58
@Payton @Robert @Julia @Moira No worries, I was just wondering if you have any insights is all. My main long-term dream is to become a future ambassador/diplomat or a person of high status at the UN.
Jasmine Moheb
58:51
Thank you so much!
Stephanie Cannon
58:53
Thank you for hosting this session!
Erik Fliegauf
58:53
Thank you!
Dina Abi-Rached
58:59
Thank you.
Matthew Buckwald
58:59
Thank you all so much!
Joel Boykin
59:00
Thanks for all of the great info!
Elizabeth Mejia Castro
59:01
Thanks!
Wes Thornburgh
59:02
Thank you!
Cecilia Smetana
59:02
Thank you!
Jheel Patel
59:03
Thanks y'all!