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VA Pride LGBTQ+ Panel Discussion

Today Monday, September 28, 2020, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Discover the benefits of Peace Corps service from LGBTQ+ returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Join the Peace Corps to learn about challenging, rewarding, and inspirational moments from their service. Ask questions about the Peace Corps service experience, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Note: They will be holding this event on a virtual platform instead of in-person. Please register to ensure that you receive access to join the event.

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/572492?ref=events-search

Introduction to Pre-Law Event hosted by VCU Career Services

Wednesday, September 30, 3:00 - 4:00 pm 
This workshop is designed for students who are starting to think about going to law school. We'll discuss majors, general application timelines, pre-law resources at VCU, and hear from current VCU students who are in the process of applying to law school.
*see attached for details*
View two pre-law student organizations that continue to be active.  

Presidential Management Fellowship webinar

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, from 2:00-4:00pm (ET)

  • This session, a day before the 2021 Application opens, will serve as an open forum for questions. It will be open to all disciplines, but will not include a presentation.
  • A copy of the general slides used during the previous webinars can be found under the Resources webpage.
  • Register in advance here: https://pmf2021september29.eventbrite.com

All registrations close at Noon (ET) on the day of the webinar. Registration links will either be deactivated or removed after each session. A confirmation email will be sent prior to the scheduled webinar with details on the link and audio requirements.

The webinar will be conducted via Zoom for Government. See the link "Joining a Zoom Meeting" posted towards the bottom of the Resources webpage. Participants should check if they can access the Zoom for Government platform prior to the webinar.

NOTE: The webinar is limited to 1,000 participants at a time. 

Learn about the PMF program here: https://www.pmf.gov/become-a-pmf/2021-application/

Prepare for the (Virtual) Fair

Wednesday, September 30, 12:30 p.m. on Zoom 

Join us for a workshop dedicated to helping you prepare specifically for virtual career fairs! We will explore the how to’s of virtual fairs at VCU and explore best practices students can use to make their best first impression on employers. Students can register on Zoom.  

VCU Diversity Career and Internship Fair - October 2020 (Virtual)

This career fair will enable you to connect with recruiters and hiring managers from organizations that are committed to building a diverse workforce by hiring candidates like you. These organizations are seeking students and alumni for internship and full-time job opportunities. Everyone is welcome!

The fair will be held virtually in Handshake. You will be required to register for the fair on Handshake in order to participate and can schedule times to meet with individual recruiters leading up to the event.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2020, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Register now and view the full list of employers in Handshake!

Experiential Opportunities Fair

Experiential Opportunities Fair:


Wednesday, Oct. 21, 1-4 p.m. on Handshake 


Co-sponsored by VCU REAL, this fair is designed to connect students with organizations offering opportunities to connect their coursework to authentic, real-world work and provide exposure to the work environment through internships, fieldwork, and the like. Students can also engage with departments that offer study abroad experiences or undergraduate research activities, and network with community-based organizations that can provide opportunities to practice and improve communication, professionalism, and leadership skills. Students should register and view the growing list of employers in Handshake.

TDC-MIT Transportation & Infrastructure Virtual Summit

TDC-MIT Transportation & Infrastructure Virtual Summit 

Monday, October 12, 2020

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Students and professionals can register for FREE at tinyurl.com/tdcmit2020. A schedule of the conference can be found here.

At the conference, hear experts from regional agencies and companies representing all modes of transportation speak on:

  1. Navigating Political and Funding Structures
  2. Mitigating Transportation Workforce Challenges

Please feel free to contact Rubén Morgan at rumorgan@mit.edu or John Moody at jmood@mit.edu with any questions or comments.

See attached

MHCCV Symposium 2020

A VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON VIRGINIA’S MANUFACTURED HOME COMMUNITIES

Join MHCCV and our partners for a week-long virtual conference this October to explore these changes and learn how you can get involved. Across eight different sessions, you’ll have the opportunity to hear from over 20 experts, practitioners, leaders, and innovators who are collectively making life better for our neighbors living in manufactured home communities.

All sessions will be held virtually. You can click here to learn more about the sessions and speakers, or register below.

Start:October 5
End:October 9
Cost:$25; Students free: enter the following code at registration: mhccv-102020
Website: https://mhccv.org/event/symposium-2020/
Manufactured Home Community Coalition of Virginia Website: mhccv.org

2020 APA Virginia Virtual Conference

APA Virginia is thrilled to announce our 2020 APA Virginia Virtual Conference presented by Virginia Housing and TischlerBise, scheduled for October 12-16! We wanted to reach out to allied organizations and universities and ask that you share this opportunity with your colleagues, members and students. Your help in sharing the educational and networking opportunities we have planned is truly appreciated.
Registration is currently open and our Early Bird pricing is available until September 30th. On October 1st there will be a slight increase in pricing. 
  • APA Virginia member - $150
  • Non-member - $225
  • Speaker - $125
  • Student - $25
  • Planning Commissioner - $25

Ocean City PD Zoom Informational Sessions

The Ocean City (MD) Police Department has opportunities for Summer 2021:

  • (75) Seasonal Police Officers
  • (75) Seasonal Public Safety Aides
  • (20) Seasonal Communications Operators

Each position is paid and each can be used for Internship Credits…our first Applicant Testing Weekend on this year will occur on October 24/25, 2020

Informational Sessions thru Zoom on the following dates/ times

  • Tuesday September 29, 2020 (10AM)
  • Thursday October 1, 2020 (2PM)
  • Monday October 5, 2020 (Noon)
  • Wednesday October 7, 2020 (5PM)

If you want to register for one of these informational sessions, please email (vrow@oceancitymd.gov). The link will be sent approximately (30-60) minutes ahead of the scheduled time

Federal Reserve: Summer 2021 Regional and Community Analysis Intern

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond is accepting applications for their Summer 2021 Regional and Community Analysis Intern. 

The Regional and Community Analysis group is hiring an economic analysis intern. The RCA group includes regional economists, analysts, and community development experts who collaborate closely on economic reports and data publications.

The hourly rate for summer interns is $19/hour. 

See details and apply via: https://www.richmondfed.org/about_us/careers/job_openings

Requisition # 265707
 

Spring Semester in Washington, DC - Intern, Study + Network

The Fund for American Studies is committed to providing engaging opportunities for academic and professional growth to undergraduate students.

We are currently accepting applications for our Spring 2021 Capital Semester Program to be held in-person in Washington, DC. 

Students applying by the October 15 early deadline will receive priority scholarship consideration.

visit https://tfas.radiusbycampusmgmt.com/ssc/aform/x7BB3IEG003m0x670Gc03I.ssc 

Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program - 2021 Application OPEN

The Pickering Graduate Fellowship is a U.S. Department of State program, administered by Howard University, that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers as Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State. Candidates must be graduating seniors or college graduates. The Program welcomes the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the State Department, women, and those with financial need. Based on the fundamental principle that diversity is a strength in our diplomatic efforts, the program values varied backgrounds, including ethnic, racial, social, and geographic diversity. Applicants with any undergraduate major are welcome to apply. Selected fellows will receive support for graduate school and will enter exciting and rewarding careers representing the United States overseas.

 

Details available on HandShake https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3962666

National Criminal Justice Association Internship

The NCJA offers semester-long and summer internships. This internship program is designed to provide substantive experience in criminal justice policy. Interns primarily research and write articles for two weekly newsletters; summarize and analyze criminal justice research reports; report on congressional hearings, Justice Department briefings, and other events; and participate in other projects as assigned. Clerical duties are minimal.

This is a remote position. Interns may work from anywhere in the United States.

See details and application requirements here: https://www.ncja.org/careers-and-internships

2020 National Iranian American Council (NIAC) Internship

The National Iranian American Council (NIAC) is accepting internship applications to work remotely with our team. Standard internships are part-time/full-time, unpaid positions for a duration of ten (10) weeks with exceptions possible for applicants who plan to be enrolled in classes during the internship. NIAC will assist in helping students receive course credit for their internship.

 

Details available on Handshake https://vcu.joinhandshake.com/jobs/4009963?ref=preview-header-click

Research Associate

NextGen America acts politically to prevent climate disaster, promote prosperity, and protect the fundamental rights of every American.  

NextGen America is looking for a Research Associate to support the largest youth organizing program in American history for the 2019/2020 cycle. The Research Associate is responsible for managing and contributing to a number of research projects, including monitoring rapidly developing news-cycles and completing research memos on legislation, individuals, and organizations. The Research Associate is also responsible for fact-checking public-facing information. This position is based in San Francisco, CA. The Research Associate reports to the Research Manager.

  • Are a political enthusiast who loves to stay on top of current events.
  • Can take complex puzzles and turn them into concise and digestible narratives.
  • Have great writing skills along with excellent attention to detail.
  • Have a passion for progressive politics and the #youthvote.

Details available https://philanthropynewsdigest.org/jobs/56417-research-associate?utm_source=pnd&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=jobs%7C2020-09-25

Tenant Research Associate - Dec 2020 Grads

OVERVIEW
CoStar delivers real-time, verified commercial real estate data that helps clients confidently spot great opportunities and make smart choices ahead of competitors. By combining the power of CoStar’s independent research organization – the industry’s largest – with global data delivery, software, and application solutions, clients can act on opportunities with confidence.
The Research team is the heart of CoStar, capturing market-critical information that enables our commercial real estate clients to make informed, high impact business decisions daily. CoStar Group’s research contributes to the most important segment of our economy, helping businesses open offices, retail stores, warehouses, and manufacturing facilities. CoStar Group is seeking a Tenant Research Associate to join our growing research organization.
 
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
·       Associate’s degree required
·       8+ months experience in a customer service environment
·       Microsoft Excel 2016 experience is required
·       Flexibility to work shifts aligned with ET, CT, MT, and PT time zones

City of Annapolis’ Office of Emergency Management Job

The City of Annapolis’ Office of Emergency Management has an opening for a Training and Exercise Coordinator. The application is attached:

https://www.annapolis.gov/DocumentCenter/View/17856/exercisetrainingcommcoord2020

Director of Community Engagement

RVA Rapid Transit (rvarapidtransit.org) is a local nonprofit dedicated to educating,
organizing, and advocating for public transit across the Richmond region, because
frequent, far-reaching public transit helps people lead healthier, more productive, and
more interconnected lives.

Position Description

The Director of Community Engagement’s role focuses on grassroots organizing with
current core bus riders and potential bus riders (where lines do not currently exist) in
order to center their stories, concerns, and interests at the heart of RVA Rapid Transit’s work. The purpose of the role is to amplify rider perspectives in decision-making about public transit throughout the region and to equip and facilitate riders' participation in that decision-making process. While this role will include interaction with other groups, such as nonprofits and service organizations, businesses and employers, as well as local and state public officials, it is focused on current and potential riders.

How to Apply

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to info@rvarapidtransit.org. Submit
your application as soon as possible. Applications will begin being reviewed October
16, 2020, and will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. We plan to
begin interviewing by October 26, 2020.

 

Details available https://www.rvarapidtransit.org/staff-and-board

 

 

Fairfax, VA OEM trainers job

The Fairfax County Health Department’s Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response seeks two (2) Preparedness Trainers (Training Specialist II) to join their team. 

Preparedness Trainers Job Ad