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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Representing America Abroad with Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt, ’87 MA

Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt discusses his career in the State Department as the American ambassador to Ukraine and Greece and how you can develop leadership skills on the international level. #yale #cgcc #yaleocs #state #statedepartment #ambassador #foreignrelations #greece

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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Engaging Communities Through Art with Hannah Jacobson Blumenfeld, YC ’11

Hannah Jacobson Blumenfeld, Community Engagement Manager of the Creative Forces: National Endowment for the Arts Military Healing Arts Network, discusses how art can be used to create public good and build community partnership.
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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Contemporary Novel Writing with Elyssa Friedland ’03

Author Elyssa Friedland discusses her transition from lawyer to novelist and being a creative writer in the modern world. #cgcc #yale #yaleocs #elyssafriedland #floatingfeldmans #author #novels #novelist #writing #writer #creativewriting

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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Teaching Writing & Writing Literature with Prof. Susan Choi YC ’90

Prof. Choi discusses writing literary fiction and how teaching creative writing at Yale impacts her own creative process. #SusanChoi #yale #yaleocs #cgcc #author #writing #nationalbookaward #pulitzer #writer #trustexercise #foreignstudent

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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Producing a TV Show with Yahlin Chang YC ’94

The Handmaid’s Tale Co-Executive Producer Yahlin Chang discusses writing for the silver screen and the business of television. #yale #ocs #yaleocs #cgcc #tv #writer #writing #thehandmaidstale #producer #producing #hulu

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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Building a Writing Career with Leigh Bardugo, YC ’97

Leigh Bardugo, New York Times Bestselling Author of Shadow and Bone, Six of Crows, and Ninth House, discusses the joys and struggles of writing a first draft and the road to publication.#yale #yaleocs #cgcc #LeighBardugo #grishaverse #writer #writing #author #sixofcrows #shadowandbone #Netflix

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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Innovating National Security Solutions with Lucas Kunce YC ’04 from the Pentagon

Lucas Kunce, Deputy General Council at the Defense Innovation Fund, discusses his path to military service after Yale and his career in national security negotiating arms control treaties and writing about the intersection of security, finance, and technology.#yale #cgcc #security …

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