Upcoming Event(s)

Networking Event

Date: June 11, 9:00am to 4:30pm

Location: American University, Constitutional Hall, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20016

Attire: Business casual

Registration is now closed and we are at capacity! Cant wait to see you all there. Check back here for updates.

General Schedule of Events

08:30am - 9:00am: Attendee check-in & breakfast buffet (provided)
09:00am - 10:00am:  Introductory remarks & presentation by CLSAS Board; open town-hall style board meeting for attendee Q&A
10:00am - 10:10am: Break
10:10am - 11:00am: Keynote session
11:00am - 11:15am: Break
11:15am - 12:00pm: Guest speaker & panel
12:00pm -  1:00pm: Lunch (provided)
1:00pm - 1:50pm: First topical sessions (CIA info session; Graduate Studies & Fellowships Opportunities with APSIA or partner universities)
1:50pm - 2:00pm: Break
2:00pm - 2:50pm: Second topical sessions (NSA info session; Consulting careers session w/ BCG)
2:50pm - 3:00pm: Break
3:00pm - 3:50pm: Third topical sessions (State Department) 
3:50pm - 4:30pm: Onsite Happy Hour

Reach out to communications@clsas.org with any questions!

2022 CLSAS Annual Conference
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CLS Spark is a pilot virtual initiative for U.S. undergraduate students to learn languages essential to America's engagement with the world

Applications due by:

Thursday, May 26, 2022, at 8:00 PM Eastern Time

Apply here

Past Events

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Happy Hour

Join us for a virtual networking Happy Hour where we will connect with Department of State professionals, exchange alumni, and representatives of businesses, non-profits, and more!


Tuesday, October 19 (16:30p - 18:30p) 

Learn more and RSVP HERE

Career Connections Virtual Happy Hour
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Join APSIA for an introductory webinar on best practices when applying for graduate school. 

Date: March 16, 2021
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Where: Online
Cost: This event is free.


APSIA Webinar:
Best Practices in Applying to Graduate School
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CLSAS is offering 10 free tickets (admission + tasting) to this event. 

Saturday, Nov 23, 2019

16:30 to 20:00

Museum of Food & Drink (Brooklyn, NY) 

Learn more and RSVP HERE

Chow: Making the Chinese American Restaurant (NYC)
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APSIA is hosting an online graduate school fair for those interested in international careers and graduate programs.

November 21 | 11:00am


Learn more and register here.

APSIA: Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs
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International Affairs and Public Policy Graduate School Fair

Date: September 30, 2020
Time: 11:00am - 1:30pm ET
Where: Online
Cost: This event is free.


APSIA Graduate School Fair (Online)

Come grab food or coffee at the Corner Bakery Cafe on L Street and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to CLSAS! 

1828 L St. NW, Ste 101, Washington, DC

Saturday, November 16, 2019

09:00 to 14:00

More information HERE

CLSAS Food Fundraiser (DC)

Polish your resume and come join us at our first Federal Government Recruitment Event! 

July 19 14:30-17:00

2301 L St. NW

Washington, D.C. 20037

Register here!

Federal Govt. Recruitment Event

Join us for our first ever conference!

Register Here!

CLSAS First Annual Conference
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The Cox-State Department Diplomacy Seminar is a fully funded, three-day professional exploration program to be held in Washington, D.C., October 2-5, 2019. 

Apply Here!

Dept. of State
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CLS Alumni Society Regional Event

When: March 21, 2019

Where: Cages - 428 Jiangning Lu, Jing'an Sports Centre, 3/F, near Wuding Lu

Shanghai, China

37th Annual Conference on U.S. - Turkish Relations

When: April 14 - 16

Where: Trump Hotel, DC

Volunteer Here!

Volunteer Code: HR453Q

American-Turkish Conference
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CLS Alumni Society Happy Hour

When: August 17th 7-9PM

Where: Senator Saloon (98 Wuyuan Road near Wulumuqi)

Click here to RSVP

Shanghai, China

CLS, Fulbright, and Gillman Potluck and Picnic.

Millenium Park, Chicago

5:00pm | August 24, 2018 

Click here to RSVP


General Chamber of Commerce

Oct 30 from 6:00-9:00pm


Where: National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

Click here to RSVP

Chinese-US Dialogue
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CLS Alumni Society Happy Hour


When: August 9th 5:30-8PM

Where: Ousia (629 W 57th Street New York, NY 10019)

Click here to RSVP


CLS Alumni Society Gathering


Silver Pizza near UC Berkley at 4pm

No need to RSVP for this event, just stop on by!

We'd love to hear your ideas for CLSAS, so bring some questions and comments

Berkley, CA

CLS Alumni Society Happy Hour


Stay tuned for an event in Seattle, WA later this year.

RSVP Coming Soon!


CLSAS is excited to host events all over the world! Anything from small get-togethers, annual regional events, dinner outings, and game nights to online webinars. If you have an idea or want to host or help plan an event, please contact us at info@clsas.org.

If you are an Alumni Ambassador and your event is not listed here, please let us know at info@clsas.org and we’ll add it!