Category Archives: Midd Blogosphere

Accenture Federal Services (AFS) Special Session with CEO and alum John Goodman

Accenture Federal Services Consulting: Special Session with CEO and alum John Goodman

Tuesday, September 29 from 5-6 pm.

Click here to go to Handshake and register and get the link.  Follow all instructions.

AFS hired 8 Midd grads last year.  They are a premium employer especially interested in Midd students looking for jobs and internships.  This is a big deal!  Attend to get the inside scoop from this special alum and senior leader in the field of consulting and IT.

At the forefront of innovation, AFS is focused on trends in information technology, including cloud, mobility, and social computing. AFS is about combining human-centric design with commercial practices and new technologies and they focus on delivering real outcomes –from rescuing healthcare.gov, to transforming one of the largest supply chains in the world for the Department of State, to redefining the student loan business and experience. They’re on the leading edge of fundamentally redefining the next generation of government.

Join us to meet John Goodman and learn more from other alums and also hear about the hiring and interview process from recruiters. 

MIDDVantage: Careers on Capitol Hill – New Episode on Committees: Gatekeepers in the Legislative Process

We are excited to share the next episode on our MIDDVantage series, Exploring Careers on Capitol Hill!

Committees: Gatekeepers in the Legislative Process with our guest Leila Schochet ’16, Policy Advisor, US Senate.

Check out the latest episode (35 minutes) and keep an eye out for new episodes each week.

Refuge and Survival: Leaving it All Behind

The museum recently acquired a triptych of photographs by Canadian photographer Darren Ell. The images feature the piles of thousands of mostly orange-and-black life vests that had been abandoned at Molyvos on the island of Lesbos, Greece, by Syrian, Bengali, Yemeni, East African, and other refugees upon their arrival by boat from Turkey. Taken in...

Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship Webinar on Sept. 24–Register Now!

Applications for the Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship 2021 program are now being accepted. See https://www.faitfellowship.org/ .The FAIT Fellowship, funded by the United States Department of State, provides undergraduate and graduate students in IT-related fields with tuition assistance, as well as mentorship and professional development, to launch their careers in the Foreign Service as Information Management Specialists. […]

PPIA Junior Summer Institute Application Deadline Is Nov 15

The application for 2021 PPIA Junior Summer Institute Application is now open and due on November 15, 2020. The application can be found online at https://jsiawards.ppiaprogram.org/. The PPIA Fellowship Program prepares students to pursue Masters’ or joint degrees, typically in public policy, public administration, international affairs, or a related field. The organization does this through the intensive study provided by participation in a Junior Summer […]