Friday, September 22, 2017

Graduate School Fair

The USC Price School of Public Policy will be at the Idealist Graduate & Professional School Fair in Washington DC on October 2nd!   The fair will be held at:

Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Hall E
801 Mt. Vernon Pl NW
Washington, DC 20001
5pm to 8pm

The Price School was recently ranked #4 in the nation by US News & World Report.  They  offer six professional Master’s degree programs:

Master of Public Administration
Master of Public Policy
Master of Health Administration
Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management
Master of Planning
Master of Real Estate Development

They also offer three executive Master’s and three doctoral level programs.  All programs are offered at their campus just south of downtown Los Angeles, a regional, national, and international hub of governance and enterprise for the Pacific Rim.

A flier with event information is attached, and you may also visit their website at for more information on the school


Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Read our semi-annual Summer 2017 Newsletter, Geograffiti, here

Find out all of the amazing things that have been happening in the Geography Department!
We hope you enjoy this edition of Geograffiti and maybe you'll be featured in our next edition!

If you have any comments about this newsletter, please email us at

Project Success

Are you interested in improving your academic performance? Don't wait until the last minute to seek help! Come join Project Success!

What is Project Success?
Project Success is your one stop introduction to academic advising and learning strategies for this semester. Topics that will be discussed include:
  • how to be successful in school and in life
  • how to identify challenges that are impacting your academic performance
  • how to create an action plan for upcoming midterms and finals
  • important tips to improving your academic performance from an academic advisor and learning specialist
Come enjoy FREE PIZZA, meet other BSOS students and discuss ways to maximize your academic potential.
Wednesday, October 4th 4:00- 5:30pm
BSOS Seminar Room 3100 Tydings Hall
Interested? Sign up at

Internship Workshops

Need help finding an internship? Attend one of these internship workshops from the UMD Career Center!

FBI 2018 Summer Honors Internship

FBI 2018 Summer Honors Internship

Discover an insider's perspective on FBI operations while gaining unparalleled experience with our Honors Internship and Visiting Scientist Programs, or begin a career directly after graduation with our Collegiate Hiring Initiative.

The application period for the 2018 Summer Honors Internship Program and Collegiate Hiring Initiative is open from August 25th, 2017 until October 15th, 2017.

Maryland General Assembly Internship

 2018 Session (January 8 - April 9)
Deadline: October 31

Applications are reviews by members or their staff.  A member may select two applications to contact students for placement interviews.  Click here for more information about the program.

National Geographic Internship