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Foreign Service Opportunity School

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What you will learn

Foreign Service Opportunity School

The Foreign Service Opportunity School has prepared many people to pass the U.S. Foreign Service exam and gain entry to the diplomatic corps. School faculty explain the complex testing process and teach you how you can improve your chances to become a professional Foreign Service officer. A heavy emphasis will also be placed on other careers in the field of international relations.

Topics covered include:
  • About the Foreign Service
  • Countering liberal dominance at the State Department
  • Increasing your chances of passing the Foreign Service Exam
  • Other careers in international relations
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Details

Starts Monday, June 10

Mon 10:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT
Tue 11:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT
Wed 12:   9:00 AM  - 2:00 PM EDT

Location:

Leadership Institute
Steven P.J. Wood Building
1101 N Highland St
Arlington, VA 22201 Map

Cost

$75.00 $25.00 discount for early registration until 6/8/19 Your Cost: $50.00

Manager

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Ben Woodward

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What graduates say

Morton Blackwell

Morton Blackwell

President of the Leadership Institute

"Expand the Leadership."

Your faculty

Dan Fisk

Dan Fisk

Chief Operations Officer – International Republican Institute

Daniel W. Fisk returned to IRI in January 2015 as chief operations officer. He first joined the Institute in September 2009 to coordinate the Institute's governance programs and from 2010-2014 served as vice president for ...

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Caleb Johnson

Caleb Johnson

Co-Founder - Harbor Policy, LLC

Caleb Johnson is the Co-Founder of Harbor Policy, LLC and formerly Director of Government Affairs at AQR Capital Management.

Prior to this, Caleb spent 4 years at the Center for Strategic and International Studies ...

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Gary Nordlinger

Gary Nordlinger

President, Nordlinger Associates

Gary Nordlinger teaches at the Graduate School of Political Management of George Washington University.

Mr. Nordlinger is a leading expert at using quantitative research to design winning communica...

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James Roberts

James Roberts

Research Fellow for Economic Freedom and Growth – The Heritage Foundation

James M. Roberts' primary responsibility as one of The Heritage Foundation's lead experts in economic freedom and growth is to edit the Rule of Law and Monetary Freedom sections of Read full biography


Maureen Russell

Maureen Russell

Business Development Director and Defense Strategist – Emissary, LLC

Maureen K. Russell is currently an Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton. She was formerly the Regional Coordinator for Central and North America and the Caribbean for the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC). Ms. Russell ...

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Reid Smith

Reid Smith

Foreign Policy Manager, Charles Koch Institute

Reid Smith manages foreign policy initiatives at the Charles Koch Institute. Past affiliations include the Cato Institute, the Foreign Policy Research Institute, and the Foreign Policy Association. He holds an MA in the co...

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Ray Walser

Ray Walser

Executive Director, Americas Forum

Ray Walser is the Executive Director at America's Forum and policy anaylst specializing in Latin America. Walser's area of policy research and interest include defending the values of freedom and individual liberty, streng...

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