Start your global career!

Whether you plan to go directly into the workforce, start graduate school, or pursue a prestigious fellowship, the Hamilton Lugar School (HLS) will prepare you for your future.

HLS offers innovative programs to help you navigate your career options, whether you want to stay in the Midwest, head to Washington, D.C., or work internationally. The Emerging Leaders council connects students with professionals, and the Global Leaders and Professionals Program offers mentorship and professional development.

HLS students also have frequent opportunities to network with representatives from the public and private sectors. Recent visitors include the Central Intelligence Agency, the National Security Agency, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the US Department of State.

  • Airbnb
  • AmeriCorps
  • Booz Allen
  • Coca-Cola
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • Eli Lilly & Company
  • General Motors
  • Google
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Institute for Defense & Business
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • NHK
  • Northrup Grumman
  • Peace Corps
  • Roche Diagnostics
  • Tesla
  • US-China Institute
  • US Department of Commerce
  • US Department of Defense
  • US Department of Justice
  • US Department of State
  • United Nations

Engaging with the wealth of opportunities that HLS now has to offer, you can’t go wrong.  Doors will open and you just have to pick which door you want to go through.

Kathleen Claussen in Washington, D.C.

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