Past Events

Speaker: 
NSA Director of Research: Michael Wertheimer, Ph.D.

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Event Date: 
2014-02-13
Event Time: 
5:30 pm
Location: 
Annenberg 110
If you are a junior or senior IR major (or an ambitious sophomore!) please consider attending an info session to hear about Sigma Iota Rho, the National Honor Society for International Relations!

In order to have SIR on your resume or earn the graduation regalia, you MUST complete your member requirements this semester, so GET INVOLVED NOW!

Event Date: 
2014-02-04 - 2014-02-05
Event Time: 
(All day)

The International Relations Program

in conjunction with

Event Date: 
2014-01-27
Event Time: 
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: 
Hall of Flags in Houston Hall
Speaker: 
H. Andrew Schwartz

Open to IR majors and prospectives, H. Andrew Schwartz will be speaking on campus. He is senior vice president for external relations at CSIS and is responsible for directing the Center’s media relations, congressional relations, large scale events, publications, Web site, marketing, and other external relations matters.

Event Date: 
2013-12-05
Event Time: 
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Jaffe B17
Speaker: 
Dr. Amy Gadsden

Interested in international law and human rights? Dr. Gadsden is the Associate Dean and Executive Director for International Programs at University of Pennsylvania Law School. She will speak with international relations majors about enrolling in law courses and how to attain a Human Rights Certificate.

RSVP to Mark Castillo: mcastil@sas.upenn.edu

Event Date: 
2013-12-05
Event Time: 
4:30 pm
Location: 
I.R. Conference Room, 639 Williams Hall
Speaker: 
Diplomat in Residence Patricia H.H. Guy

Diplomat in Residence, Patricia Guy, will meet with students to discuss various career and internship tracks with the State Department, and how one should prepare him/herself in leading to them.

RSVP to Mark Castillo, mcastil@sas.upenn.edu

Event Date: 
2013-11-20
Event Time: 
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: 
Meyerson B3
Speaker: 
Arushi Sharma and Eva Tsui

IR Alumnae Arushi Sharma and Eva Tsui are coming to campus to talk about their work with the American Gas Association. More broadly, they will also be reflecting on their experiences looking and interviewing for various jobs in New York City and Washington DC.

Please RSVP to Mark Castillo: mcastil@sas.upenn.edu

Event Date: 
2013-11-18
Event Time: 
6:00 pm
Location: 
639 Williams Hall
Speaker: 
IR Alumni
Come reunite with other distinguished IR alumni and meet the future alumni of the IR department! Tap House is located at 3925 Walnut St. above Capogiro.

 

We look forward to seeing you there for some Happy Hour drinks and food! 
Event Date: 
2013-11-08
Event Time: 
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: 
City Tap House, 3925 Walnut St. (above Capogiro.)
Speaker: 
Merrill Csuri

Merrill Csuri is Manager of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Secretariat of the United Nations Global Compact office in New York as well as Senior Advisor to the PRME Champions leadership group. Merrill has worked in sustainable tourism and public education related to science, natural history, and international affairs, most notably at the National Geographic Society and American Museum of Natural History. Merrill holds degrees in international relations and policy from the University of Pennsylvania and the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

Event Date: 
2013-11-06
Event Time: 
12:00 pm
Location: 
I.R. Conference Room, 639 Williams Hall
Speaker: 
Iris Kappo

Do you want to intern with the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce?The International Relations Program is pleased to welcome Iris Kapo, an International Trade Specialist at U.S. Commercial Service in Philadelphia.

RSVP with Mark Castillo: mcastil@sas.upenn.edu

Event Date: 
2013-11-04
Event Time: 
5:00 pm
Location: 
I.R. Conference Room, 639 Williams Hall

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