Town Hall Meeting Invitation

You are cordially invited to participate in a Town Hall Meeting, jointly organized by BACO and US Intelligence Heritage Liaison Council regarding the following topics of interest to the Burmese American Community and community leaders.

• Overview of US Intelligence Community
• Privacy and civil right safeguards
• Role of Information Technology (IT)
• Intelligence Career opportunities
• OFAC Burma sanctions
• Other interest, topics, questions, concerns, etc.

This is a unique opportunity to speak with community liaison and council member U Ye Htut Aung and be heard. If you have questions regarding specific cases, please email your questions to SaungOoPan@gmail.com prior to the meeting. Your questions will be forwarded to appropriate US Government agencies for answers.

Date: Sunday, 17 July 2016, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Venue: 635 E Garvey Avenue, Monterey Park, California 91755
Contact: SaungOoPan@gmail.com
Phone: 626-506-9608

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DHS-FEMA Webinar for Partnership Resources to Help Prepare Houses of Worship for Emergencies

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Webinar Slides from Partnership Resources to Help Prepare Houses of Worship for Emergencies

(1) 12.16.2015+Complete+webinar

(2) 2522_FEMA_EFFAK_v12_508V3_Enabled

(3) developing_eops_for_houses_of_worship_final

(4) 2016_Ready_Calendar

(5) PrepareAthon_WINTER+STORMS_HTG_FINAL_508

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Partnership Resources to Help Prepare Houses of Worship for Emergencies

Webinar: Partnership Resources to Help Prepare Houses of Worship for Emergencies

 The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is pleased to invite you to a webinar to help connect faith-based and community organizations with federal government tools, resources, and partners to help prepare their houses of worship for all hazards, including active shooter incidents. Access resources, recorded webinars, trainings and more today at www.fema.gov/protecting-houses-worship

 This webinar is a collaborative effort between the DHS Center for Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships, a center of the White House Office of Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships, and FEMA.

 Title: Partnership Resources to Help Prepare Houses of Worship for Emergencies  

 Date: Wednesday, December 16, 2015

 Time:  2:00 – 3:15 p.m. (ET)

 How to Join the Webinar:

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NCTC Opportunities

National Counter Terrorism Center (NCTC) is opening Intelligence Analyst positions. Please see the attached notice.NCTC analyst positions Nov 2015

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CIA Internships

The CIA’s Directorate of Analysis is now accepting applications for Summer 2016 undergraduate internships and graduate fellowships. Our interns and fellows will have the opportunity to serve on teams with full-time analysts working on some of the most important national security issues facing our nation. We are seeking candidates who want to learn about the world of intelligence and who are ready for a challenging and rewarding experience.

If you think that could be you, go to www.cia.gov to learn more or contact ciastudentrecruiter@gmail.com. Qualified students who are majoring in engineering, economics, security studies, international relations, political science, area studies, or cyber issues should submit their applications as soon as possible, but no later than 15 October 2015.

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US Intelligence Community – Summer 2015 Internships

Application Deadlines for Summer 2015 Internships Fast Approaching in October and November

Plan Ahead by Attending This Virtual Event!

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014, six organizations from the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC) will open their virtual doors to qualified students looking to learn more about exciting student program opportunities in the IC.

The second annual IC Student Programs Virtual Info Session will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Eastern. Virtual space is limited. Don’t miss your chance to learn about IC student programs! Reserve your spot today!

From the comfort of your computer or mobile device, you can:

  • Visit IC agencies’ virtual booths to learn about internships, co-op programs and scholarships
  • Attend live presentations, including a Q&A with a panel of former IC interns
  • Link to IC agency websites and online application systems

Who will be there?
Meet student program representatives from the following agencies:

I’d love to learn more! Where’s Registration?

What kinds of student programs are available?
You’ll find opportunities in the following disciplines, mostly in the Washington, D.C./Baltimore, MD area, and also in Colorado Springs, CO, El Paso, TX, Miami, FL, Pearl Harbor, HI, St. Louis, MO and Tampa, FL.

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Criminal justice
  • Data science
  • Economics
  • Engineering (computer, electrical, mechanical and power)
  • Environmental science
  • Finance
  • Foreign language
    • Any Arabic dialect
    • Any sub-Saharan African language
    • Dari
    • Farsi
    • Hindi
    • Korean
    • Mandarin or other Chinese languages
    • Pashto
    • Russian
    • Somali
    • Turkish
    • Urdu
  • Geology
  • Geospatial/Geography Studies
  • Information Assurance/Cybersecurity
  • Intelligence/National Security Studies
  • International Affairs
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Operations Research
  • Physics
  • Political Science/Public Policy
  • Public Relations/Marketing

 

Register Now
U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED

Sneak Preview and On Demand!
Registration is your virtual ticket not only to the event, but also to a limited sneak preview day on Monday, September 22, and a 1-week On-Demand Period September 24 – 30.

At the Sneak Preview, you’ll be able to familiarize yourself with the show environment and download informational materials ahead of time in order to make the most of your participation in the event itself.

The On-Demand Period lets you come back to the show at your leisure to collect materials you’ve gathered or review presentations or other information. Plus, if you know you won’t be available on the day of the event itself, register anyway to attend the show On-Demand Period.

Please note that chat-with-recruiter functionality will only be available on event day.

Accessibility
If you are unable to attend the IC Student Programs Virtual Info Session, or have difficulty with some components of the virtual environment using accessibility software (e.g., screen reading software, live-captioning services), please visit the websites of the agencies listed above for more information and to apply online.

IC Agencies Are Equal Opportunity Employers
All applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or status as a parent.

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Burmese American Community Town Hall Forum

Town Hall Meeting – Flyer

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Mentally Ill Burmese Refugee Killed by San Diego Police

Mentally ill refugee killed by police _ FOX5 San Diego – San Diego news, weather, traffic, sports from KSWB

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Meet the Intelligence Community Online

The United States Intelligence Community (IC), an integrated network of agencies that work together to protect our nation’s security, is seeking a culturally diverse, technologically savvy and skilled workforce for exciting careers in a number of fields. Join us at the IC Virtual Career Fair to explore career opportunities, chat with recruiters and subject matter experts, and learn how to apply for job openings.

Please be aware that the agencies participating in the Virtual Career Fair will be hiring fewer new employees this year than in past years due to budget cuts. Competition will be keen and individuals with proficiency in mission critical languages such as Arabic, Farsi, Mandarin, Russian, etc, and with education/experience in science, engineering, cybersecurity and information technology and other critical skills will have the best chance for employment.

From the comfort of your computer or mobile device, you can:

Wednesday, February 26, 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. ET

Registration now open. Go to ICVirtualFair.com

Space is limited! To guarantee your entrance into this event, pre-registration is highly encouraged.

From the comfort of your computer or mobile device, you can:

  • • Visit IC agencies’ virtual booths to explore currently available jobs
  • • Chat with recruiters and subject matter experts in real-time (subject to staff availability)
  • • Attend live presentations
  • • Network with other job seekers
  • • Learn about cooperative education programs for current students
  • • Link to IC agency Web sites and online application systems
  • • Gain a realistic understanding of IC security clearance requirements

Career opportunities are available in a variety of fields, including:

  • • Clandestine Services
  • • Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • • Cooperative Education Programs
  • • Cybersecurity/Information Assurance
  • • Data Science
  • • Engineering – Aerospace, Aeronautical, Chemical, Electronics, Mechanical, Nuclear and Systems
  • • Graphic Design and Multimedia Specialist
  • • Foreign Language – Language Analysts, Officers/Instructors, Contract Linguists*
  • • Information Technology – Software/Application Developer, Network Engineer, Mobile Application Developer
  • • Intelligence Analysis – Analytic Methodology, Maritime, and Technical Analysis (Geodetic Surveyor, Aeronautical, Bathymetry, Photogrammetry, Geodetic/Earth Science, Geodetic Orbit Scientist, and Targeting)
  • • Mission Support – Data Analytics, Human Resources, Logistics, Police Officer
  • • Science and Mathematics – Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Materials Science

* Priority languages include: All African languages, all Arabic dialects, Chinese/Mandarin, Dari, French (limited openings available), German, Italian (limited openings available), Korean, Pashto, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish (limited openings available), Tongan, Turkish. Note: Not all IC agencies participating in the IC Virtual Career Fair have openings in all languages. Full professional proficiency is required.

The following IC agencies and components will be participating in the fair:

  • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation Language Services
  • Section (FBI LSS)
  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)
  • National Security Agency (NSA)
  • National Virtual Translation Center (NVTC)

U.S. citizenship is required. The United States Intelligence Community is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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