Weekly Newsletter: February 13, 2012

Are you interested in becoming a First-Year Representative? The Finance Club is currently accepting applications for spring semester First-Year Representatives. These representatives play an important role in club activities, and the position can serve as a launching pad for future club leadership positions. If you are interested in becoming a dedicated member of the club’s leadership team, please email saisinternationalfinance@gmail.com with a paragraph explaining your interest and your resume by Friday (2/17) COB.

Don’t forget – you can stay up to date with club events via our website.

–Your SAIS International Finance Club Leadership


February 22: “Private Equity and Clean Energy: Prospects and Challenges in Emerging Markets” – WHS is hosting Joe Lipscomb (SAIS ’90), Co-founder and Partner at Arborview Capital from 12:45 – 1:45pm in N517. Professor Sobol will moderate the event. Please note that the event is limited to SAIS students only, and the speaker’s remarks are strictly off record. Email Jennifer Zurek to RSVP.

February 29: “Brazil’s Outlook in the Context of a Global Economic Slowdown” – WHS is hosting Dr. Otaviano Canuto, Vice President and Head of the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) Network at the World Bank from 12:45 – 1:45pm in N517. Professor Sobol will moderate the event. Email Jennifer Zurek to RSVP.


February 24: “IDB at a Glance: An Introduction for Students” – The IDB cordially invites undergraduate and graduate students to its annual conference geared towards informing students about the IDB and its work. The event will feature several presentations from specialists on the institution’s mission, priorities and operations in addition to a resources fair showcasing IDB research, initiatives and employment for young professionals. Registration is required. Details available here.


Internship Opportunities – If no contact listed, details available on SAISWorks
Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) – Portfolio Analyst Internship (Spring) – Deadline Feb 15, 2012
Treasury Department – Summer Internships, see USAJobs posting – Deadline Feb 17, 2012
Japan Center for International Finance – Research Assistant – Deadline Feb 18, 2012
CARANA Corporation – Global Business Innovations Intern – Deadline Feb 18, 2012

Full Time Opportunities – If no contact listed, details available on SAISWorks
PFC Energy – Associate Analyst (Global Gas unit), See attachment for position and application details – No deadline specified
The World Bank – Junior Professional Associate (Lima, Peru) – Deadline Feb 18, 2012
Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) – Rotational Analyst Program, see USAJobs posting – Deadline Feb 24, 2012
Women’s World Banking (WWB) – 2012 Fellowship – Deadline Feb 24, 2012
Inter-American Development Bank – Young Professionals Program – Deadline Mar 1, 2012


Do you have classmates or potential employers who are curious about Finance at SAIS? Share the finance brochure (attached).

Stay up-to-date with club events on the new SAIS International Finance Club website.

Join the Linked-In and Facebook groups for all students and alumni

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