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University of California San Diego
A day in the life of a GSR Maya Reynolds '17

A day in the life of a GSR Maya Reynolds '17

In a Q&A complementing our Storify tour of a day in the life of Maya Reynolds, the 2017 MIA candidate paints a picture of what attending GPS looks like for her as a GSR...

University of California San Diego
Building off of local knowledge

Building off of local knowledge

Meet GPS’s new assistant professor, Francisco Garfias, a political economist who is leveraging his inherent interest in Mexico to explore facets of state capacity...

Tufts University
Life After Fletcher in the Foreign Service

Life After Fletcher in the Foreign Service

“Public service starts individually. Make the best of what you have and prepare yourself with education and experiences because that is public service within itself, having educated citizens.”...

Yale University
Commitment to Service

Commitment to Service

Lukas Berg stumbled into his calling–serving his country in the U.S. Army. Now an American politics instructor at West Point, Berg credits his Yale degree with helping him prepare tomorrow’s leaders....

Yale University
Bringing Peace Through Economic Empowerment

Bringing Peace Through Economic Empowerment

When Eddy Gicheru Oketch was growing up in rural Kenya, he witnessed the tribal violence that erupted in his country following disputed elections. That’s when he came up with his big idea....