Exploring Job Ideas In Policy, Advocacy and Politics

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Campus Resources

Where can I connect with people in a specific area or sector to learn about jobs/internships and meet alumni in that sector?

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Web Resources

Explore targeted job boards and other websites that can help you find your first job after Duke.

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Sanford Resources

Learn more about job hunting in Advocacy, Policy & Politics and connect with alumni in your area of interest through Sanford Embark, POLIS and other programs coordinated by the Sanford School of Public Policy.

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Alumni Connections

Tips for Connecting with Alumni for Career Advice, Job and Internship Ideas

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2021-2022 Programming

Spring 2022

Responding to Health Challenges Home & Abroad
  • Date: March 22, 2022
  • Location: Bolton Tower Family Room | Zoom
  • RSVP Here!
Networking Practice for People Who (Think They) Hate Networking
  • Date: February 22, 2022
  • Location: Bolton Tower Family Room
Piloting Your Career in DC: Building Networking Skills to Navigate a Job Search
  • Date: February 10, 2022
  • Location: Zoom
Alumni Making an Impact Alongside Federal Agencies
  • Date: February 8, 2022
  • Location: Bolton Tower Family Room | Zoom


Fall 2021

Policy and Advocacy Careers 101
  • October 11th, 2021
Spillin’ the Tea: Career Series
  • November 3, 2021: Public Sector & Non-profit Consulting with Duke Alumni

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