Careers In International Development Day
March 26, 2014
A day designed for students considering careers in the exciting field of international relief and development. Lindsay Coates, Executive Vice President of InterAction, an alliance of 190 international relief and development agencies, offered a perspective on the changing nature of the field: its new partners, players, and innovations. The breakout round-tables featured presenters from global health, NGOs, government agencies, corporations, foundations, social investing and social entrepreneurshipl offered advice on what students need to get a foot in the door. Students visited the Market Stall area to speak one-on-one about top graduate programs, great overseas volunteer opportunities, and how to jump-start their careers at Villanova.