Government, Law & International Affairs

Welcome to the Government, International Affairs & Law Community!

Careers in this community focus on serving the public interest, analyzing and setting policy, and ensuring fundamental rights are upheld at the local, state, national and international level— whether it be in an NGO or non-profit, public, or the private sector. People who pursue careers in government, law or international affairs develop skills in writing, public speaking, developing fluency or high proficiency in a second language, interpersonal and intercultural communication, conflict resolution, outreach, systems-thinking, analysis and problem solving.

Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): activists, advocacy, analysts, community organizers, consulting, creative arts, education, engineering, finance and budgeting, international development, information technology and computer science, legal, politics, public policy, researchers, and local, state, tribal, federal, or global/international entities.

Change-Making in the Workplace Series: Challenges in DE&I Work

Change-Making in the Workplace Blog Series

Introduction to Change-Making in the Workplace Series

In April, Tufts Career Center’s Career Fellows Ismenia and Jesse moderated a panel on Change-Making in the Workplace. We will be breaking down that conversation into smaller blog posts, but if you are …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
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Advice from a Recruiter – Standing Out in the Virtual Recruitment Process

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As the end to another semester and year at Tufts approaches, many of you may be looking for your next experience. You may be seeking a summer internship, a part-time role, or your first post-grad position. Regardless of the position, …

By Paul Riley
Paul Riley Recruiter
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Jumbos4Jumbos is Back!

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Looking for to gain experience during the pandemic? Tufts alumni have answered the call and are providing opportunities for undergraduates in the School of Arts & Sciences, School of Engineering, and School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts! …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
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No Internship? No Problem!

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Virtual work experiences are a great way to set yourself apart, build your skills and your resume, and explore what it’s like to work in different industries. And guess what? Tufts has partnered with Forage, to provide top-notch and free …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
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Featured Resources

From Here to There: A Podcast with the Career Fellows

How did they get from here, to there? Career Fellows talk to Tufts alumni about their career journeys, how they …


Interstride is an interactive career platform that enhances the career exploration and job search process for international students. With web …

Opportunities in Public Affairs

Job and internship opportunities in the Washington, DC area focused on government, public relations, advocacy, and media. Log in with …