U.S. Diplomacy Center Launches Diplomacy Simulations Program

If you are an educator who focuses on global topics and uses experiential approaches in teaching and learning, you should consider using some of the simulations recently developed and made available by the U.S. Diplomacy Center (part of the U.S. Department of State).   The simulation topics include:

  • International Migration Crisis: Human Rights and Border Security
  • International Nuclear Crisis: Non-Proliferation and National Sovereignty
  • Global Counterfeit Trade: The High Cost of Cheap Goods
  • Crisis in the Oceans: Sustaining Fisheries in International Waters
  • International Wildlife Trafficking: Plight of the Pangolins
  • HIV/AIDS Crisis: Global Health and Development
  • Peacebuilding: The Challenge of Darfur

Click here  or below to visit the simulations page and download the materials.

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Everyone Needs Work-Life Balance

In today’s competitive world, especially in pressurized not for profit and NGO environments, it is important to remember that if we aren’t good to ourselves, we can’t be good workers and employees.

I wrote this short piece in today’s PCDN blog on work-life balance, particularly  when one is looking for a job.  Click here or below to read the entire piece.

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Individual Career Counseling Sessions, 11/5/17, 40th Annual Fulbright Association Conference, Washington, DC

The 40th Annual Fulbright Association Conference will be held November 4-7, 2017 in Washington, DC.  I will be part of a team of Fulbright alum who will be offering individual career counseling sessions on Sunday, 11/5/17.  If you are planning on attending the conference and looking to advance your career, you might take advantage of this opportunity! You can register for a session here or by clicking below.

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