Government, Law & International Affairs

Welcome to the Government, Law and International Affairs Career Community!

Explore the Government, Law, & International Affairs Career Community.

Joining this career community will give you access to resources, jobs, internships, employers and events curated specifically towards your interest in policy, law, public service and international relations. Skills built through the liberal arts curriculum at Duke within these spheres include speaking and writing with clarity and intention, public speaking, intercultural competency, an understanding of historical context, language proficiency, and a desire to create impact through your work.

Best Government Agencies To Work For

Joni Sweet, Leesa Davis

It’s been a whirlwind couple of years with the COVID-19 pandemic and U.S. government agencies, especially those within the health sector, which are still in full-speed providing public service efforts.

Based on federal agencies that made …

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Ängela Bonner Assistant Director, Career Services Ängela Bonner
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Internship Spotlight: Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

Position closes February 6, 2022 (11:59 pacific time)

DSHS’s Office of the Secretary (OOS) Internship Program is open to all qualified college students to learn, grow, and start a meaningful, rewarding career! 

Our paid summer 2022 Internship Program is designed for …

By Ängela Bonner
Ängela Bonner Assistant Director, Career Services Ängela Bonner
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Apply Now for a 2022-2023 Bass Connections Project Team

Duke students from all levels and schools are invited to check out the new Bass Connections project teams for 2022-2023. Project teams bring together faculty, postdocs, graduate students and undergraduates to tackle complex societal challenges in interdisciplinary research teams. The …

By Christina Plante
Christina Plante Assistant Director of Career Services Christina Plante
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Sports Law: What does it really entail?

Legal Career Path

Sports law is the collection of the many different types of law that impact the sports industry. Sports law might involve issues that relate to professional or Olympic athletes. It also relates to laws that govern youth …

By Ängela Bonner
Ängela Bonner Assistant Director, Career Services Ängela Bonner
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Employer Spotlight: Duke Law, Wilson Center for Science and Justice

The Wilson Center for Science and Justice at Duke Law School is happy to announce an opening for the Senior Communications Specialist/Coordinator and they are hoping to find a recent grad for the position. Read more about their work.

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By Monique K. Turrentine Holmes
Monique K. Turrentine Holmes Associate Director, Employer Relations Monique K. Turrentine Holmes
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