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  • Danielle 7:55 pm on December 7, 2010 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , final exams, Fund for Peace, , last week, what i have learned   

    It’s the final countdown. 

    …no not that famous 1980’s song, but the actual final countdown. Today is Tuesday and I will be done with all my exams/papers/internship THIS Thursday! I know it is so cliche, but where has the time gone?? Wasn’t it only last week I was uploading my intro post and getting lost on the metro going to work? How did all of these papers sneak up on me all at once?

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  • Danielle 5:20 pm on November 30, 2010 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , December, , exit memo, , Fund for Peace,   

    ‘Tis the season! 

    Soo, it’s pretty much December… where did the time go?? It seems like it was just a few weeks ago that I started my position as a Conflict Assessment Intern. Slowly, the temperature has dropped (and so has the humidity, thank goodness!), but the research and learning have continued. I do have to say, it was a great first internship to have in DC and will be a wonderful jumping-off point for future endeavors…

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    • lara 8:13 pm on December 6, 2010 Permalink | Reply

      very cool about launching ffp’s employer profile on linkedin! it will definitely help recruit future interns : )

  • Danielle 9:18 pm on November 10, 2010 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , , confirmation, Fund for Peace, ,   

    Total Career Confirmation 

    So, today I had the opportunity to interview of one my colleagues who has recently returned from a trip to Liberia where she helped to implement a two-day workshop to train local leaders on how to best report data to our organization. See, our organization (Fund for Peace), aims to prevent conflict, so it is vital that we have an ongoing and accurate stream of info to do so. What I found out is that, for lack of a better phrase, you don’t know what you don’t know.

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