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Date Event Details
11/03/2023 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM CT
Career Development
10/27/2023 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CT
Career Development
Join us to learn about White House Internships. Session led by former White House interns.
10/20/2023 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM CT
Career Development
10/13/2023 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
IOP Student Workroom
10/06/2023 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM CT
Career Development
Zoom
09/21/2023 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM CT
Career Development
08/14/2023 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM ET
Career Development
UChicago Office of Federal Relations
1730 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC
08/08/2023 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CT
Career Development
Virtual, Zoom link shared before event
Join us to begin onboarding for AY 2023-24!
07/27/2023 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM ET
Career Development
Embassy of Indonesia
2020 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC
07/27/2023 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM ET
Career Development
Embassy of Indonesia
2020 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC
07/27/2023 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM ET
Career Development
Embassy of Indonesia
2020 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC
07/27/2023 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM ET
Career Development
Embassy of Indonesia
2020 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC
07/25/2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM CT
Career Development
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 60615
Join us virtually for a remote lunch and media club!
07/21/2023 05:00 PM - 07:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Meet your Mentees or Mentors, accompanied by an amazing view of the city!
07/20/2023 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
City Hall
121 N La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60602
Join us for a captivating coworking day at the Harold Washington Library, featuring guided tours by library staff and access to Harold Washington archives and exhibits.
07/19/2023 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM ET
Career Development
Meridian House
1630 Crescent Pl NW
Washington, DC 20009
07/19/2023 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM CT
Career Development
City Hall, City Council Chambers
121 N La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60602
Join us as we delve into the inner workings of the Chicago City Council and gain a deeper understanding of the Chicago political landscape.
07/17/2023 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM CT
Career Development
City Hall
121 N La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60602
Discover insights and solutions for bridging the urban-rural divide at an event hosted by Mercury LLC, featuring former US Representative Cheri Bustos.
07/13/2023 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM CT
Career Development
City Hall
121 N La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60602
Join us as we delve into the inner workings of City Hall and gain a deeper understanding of Chicago.
07/13/2023 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM ET
Career Development
American Enterprise Institute
1789 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036
07/11/2023 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
University of Chicago IOP
Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60615
Join us at the IOP for a Coworking Day!
07/07/2023 07:15 AM - 03:00 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
07/04/2023 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM ET
Career Development
Lincoln Memorial
Specific Location TBD!
2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW
Washington, DC 20002
Join us to celebrate July 4th in the capital with its signature fireworks show!
06/29/2023 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
University of Chicago IOP
Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60615
Join us at the IOP for a Coworking Day and the launch of our Summer Book Club
06/28/2023 05:00 PM - 07:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join us to meet other interns and enjoy pizza accompanied by an amazing view of the city!
06/28/2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM CT
Career Development
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 60615
Join us virtually for our introductory event and the launch of our Summer 2023 Book Club
06/21/2023 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
Career Development
Gong Cha (DC 14th Street)
1399 New York Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005
Enjoy some boba with IOP staff and your fellow interns following the Charles H. Percy Summer in Washington Reception!
06/20/2023 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM ET
Career Development
Rayburn House Office Building
45 Independence Ave SW
Washington, DC 20515
06/16/2023 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET
Career Development
Rayburn House Office Building
45 Independence Ave SW
Washington, DC 20515
06/14/2023 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM ET
Career Development
Nationals Park
1500 S Capitol Street SE
Washington, DC 20003
Join us to watch Congress Members play baseball!
06/13/2023 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM ET
Career Development
IOP Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
[No City], IL 60637
Join us to meet other interns and take in a private screening of a Chicago political documentary!
06/11/2023 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM ET
Career Development
Starbucks
237 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003
Join us to meet other interns and enjoy the city before the summer season kicks in!
05/18/2023 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
05/12/2023 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM CT
Career Development
Looking for Help with your resume, cover letter, or just want some career advice? Feel free to drop by the IOP for some personalized help from one of the IOP's Career Development Staff.
05/05/2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
04/28/2023 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM CT
Career Development
Looking for Help with your resume, cover letter, or just want some career advice? Feel free to drop by the IOP for some personalized help from one of the IOP's Career Development Staff.
04/21/2023 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM CT
Career Development
Looking for Help with your resume, cover letter, or just want some career advice? Feel free to drop by the IOP for some personalized help from one of the IOP's Career Development Staff.
04/20/2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM CT
Career Development
IOP House
IOP Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
04/19/2023 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
04/14/2023 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM CT
Career Development
Looking for Help with your resume, cover letter, or just want some career advice? Feel free to drop by the IOP for some personalized help from one of the IOP's Career Development Staff.
04/07/2023 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM CT
Career Development
Looking for Help with your resume, cover letter, or just want some career advice? Feel free to drop by the IOP for some personalized help from one of the IOP's Career Development Staff.
02/03/2023 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
If you are a fourth year student in the College trying to navigate the uncertainty of finding a full-time job in public service after graduation, join UChicago alums to hear their stories on how they networked and applied for jobs to find employment after graduation. Join the IOP to talk strategy for finding jobs, networking with alumni, and explaining to your family that the public service hiring process is not straightforward and takes longer than classmates opting to go into more traditional private sector jobs. 
01/24/2023 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM CT
Career Development
01/18/2023 03:30 PM - 04:45 PM CT
Career Development
01/13/2023 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
01/13/2023 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM CT
Career Development
01/13/2023 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
Interview Workshop
01/06/2023 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
11/15/2022 03:00 PM - 03:45 PM CT
Career Development
Interested in working in Washington, DC? Join us on Thursday, November 15, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. CT as we hear from DC insiders on how to position yourself for success in Washington.
11/11/2022 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM CT
Career Development
IOP House
IOP Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
Learn from the UChicago College Center for Research and Fellowships about opportunities for students to pursue scholarships and fellowships during summers and beyond their days at UChicago
10/20/2022 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CT
Career Development
IOP House
IOP Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
10/20/2022 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
IOP House
IOP Student Workroom (basement)
Session for UChicago advisors to meet with Katy Hogan from the Partnership for Public Service. Katy will provide tips for placing students within federal jobs and internships.
10/19/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
10/14/2022 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
IOP House
IOP Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
Learn about how to get started looking for careers in public service
10/12/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
10/07/2022 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
IOP House
IOP Living Room
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
Learn about how to get started looking for careers in public service
10/05/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
09/30/2022 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
09/28/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
09/23/2022 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM CT
Career Development
Learn about working with the State Department from two Summer 2022 State Department interns!
09/21/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
09/16/2022 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
Franklin Park
1332 I St NW
Washington, DC 20005
09/14/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
09/14/2022 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
Virtual
Link will be sent day of for registrants
09/07/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
08/31/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
08/26/2022 06:30 PM - 10:00 PM CT
Career Development
IOP Interns: Support your local Washington Nationals on Friday, August 26
08/24/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
08/17/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
08/10/2022 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the final mixer of the summer
08/04/2022 02:30 PM - 05:30 PM ET
Career Development
Join National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan for a conversation on his work in the Biden administration
08/02/2022 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM ET
Career Development
The Inside Scoop: Join Heather Caygle for a conversation on the state of journalism in America
07/26/2022 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM ET
Career Development
Join Senator Richard Durbin (D-Illinois) for breakfast and a conversation about his extensive career in political office
07/20/2022 01:00 PM - 01:40 PM ET
Career Development
Join Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) for a photo op and a brief conversation on his work in the Senate
06/29/2022 05:15 PM - 07:30 PM ET
Career Development
University of Chicago Office of Federal Relations
Rooftop Terrace
1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join DC-based interns, employers, and alumni for a reception overlooking the National Mall
06/14/2022 05:15 PM - 07:30 PM ET
Career Development
The Exchange
1719 G St NW
Washington, DC 20006
Join your fellow DC-based interns for the IOP's first mixer of the summer!
05/19/2022 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM CT
Career Development
05/09/2022 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
Institute of Politics
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
04/21/2022 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
IOP Living Room
04/14/2022 04:00 PM - 04:45 PM CT
Career Development
Institute of Politics
5707 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
03/30/2022 04:00 PM - 04:45 PM CT
Career Development
Institute of Politics
5707 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
02/28/2022 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
This program is mandatory to attend for students who are participating in academic-year internships through the IOP's ACE and UPReP programs.
11/12/2021 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM CT
Career Development
Interested in working on Capitol Hill? Join us on Friday, November 12, 2021, at 12:30 p.m. CT as we hear from a DC insider on how to position yourself for success in Washington.
09/28/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
This program is for students who are interested in learning about academic-year internships as part of the IOP's ACE and UPReP programs.
05/19/2021 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
Join alumni pursuing justice through law and policy on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, at 5:30 p.m. CT to learn more about their experiences as they’ve navigated careers pursuing Justice.
05/06/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
04/29/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
04/28/2021 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM CT
Career Development
Join Black alumni on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. CT to learn more about their experiences as they’ve navigated careers in politics and public service.
04/26/2021 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM CT
Career Development
Interested in careers in Climate and Environmental Advocacy? Join us on Monday, April 26, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. CT as we hear from UChicago alums who all work at the intersection of climate and environmental advocacy and public service.
04/22/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
04/14/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
04/07/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
04/05/2021 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
Interested in careers in journalism? Join us on Monday, April 5, 2021, at 5:30 p.m. CT as we hear from three UChicago alums who all work within the intersection of journalism and public service.
04/01/2021 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM CT
Career Development
This event is for students who are interested in learning about the IOP's summer stipend program.
03/23/2021 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM CT
Career Development
Over the course of two days, the IOP's Career Development team will host panels on how to set yourself up for careers in politics and public service. Day 2 panels will be focused on getting hired in the following Chicago-focused sectors: Panel one: Advocacy. Panel 2: Local Government. Panel 3: Civic Tech
03/22/2021 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM CT
Career Development
Over the course of two days, the IOP's Career Development team will host panels on how to set yourself up for careers in politics and public service. Day 1 panels will be focused on getting hired in the following D.C.-focused sectors: Panel one: Think Tanks. Panel 2: Politics/Government. Panel 3: Media
03/18/2021 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
03/11/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
03/05/2021 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
03/04/2021 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
Interested in a career path that balances your love for politics and data science? Join us on Thursday, March 4, 2021, at 5:30 p.m. CT as we hear from three UChicago alums who all work within the intersection of politics and data science and technology.
02/25/2021 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM CT
Career Development
These office hours are open to any student with questions about internships, cover letters, resumes, job searches, etc.
02/24/2021 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM CT
Career Development
This workshop is for students who are interested in learning about the experiences of women in politics, working for male versus female elected officials, and how to build a diverse mentor network.
02/17/2021 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM CT
Career Development
This workshop is for students who are interested in learning about cover letter writing.
02/08/2021 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
Ever think about running for office or wonder how such a major endeavor gets off the ground? Join us on Monday, Feb. 8, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. CT as we hear from three UChicago alums who have all run for office themselves.
01/13/2021 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM CT
Career Development
This event is for students who are interested in learning about the IOP's summer internship program.
11/17/2020 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM CT
Career Development
If you’re a junior or senior who is stressing out about applying for jobs this year, or if you’d just like to hear from some of our amazing new alumni, join us on Tuesday, November 17th at 5:30 p.m. CT! We will be hearing from three alumni who graduated within the last two years and all successfully got a job, even in the toughest of circumstances.