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Thank you to our 2016 US Review and Admissions Committees

Press release | USA | 5 April 2016

Aasha Abdill, Adrian Wilairat, Adrienne Le, Aisha Turner, Alexander Simon-Fox, and others

Buoys Provide Safer Alternative for Catching Swordfish in Pacific Ocean

Alumni News | USA | 8 March 2016

Ben Allen

Senior Fellow and California State Senator Ben Allen pens article with California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom in The Sacramento Bee on fishing regulations to safeguard the environment.

Meet the 2016 Humanity in Action Congressional Fellows

Press release | International | 27 January 2016

Andras Molnar, David Reis, Edita Rigová, Hannah Beth Kunzlik, Kim Lindgaard Jørgensen, and others

16 Shots, 10 Ministers, and a Renewed Call for Justice

Alumni News | USA | 2 December 2015

Devon J. Crawford

In the Huffington Post, Senior Fellow Devon Crawford writes of his arrest alongside other ministers and reverends in protest of Chicago official's treatment of Laquan McDonald's death by police shooting.

On #WorldKindnessDay, A Mango Thief Tells How Kindness Saved His Life

Alumni News | USA | 13 November 2015

Kennedy Odede

2009 Senior Fellow Kennedy Odede, founder of Shining Hope for Communities in Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya, talks about World Kindness Day and how a kind act during mob violence against him changed his life.

Let qualified students contribute; support the Pa. DREAM Act

Alumni News | USA | 27 August 2015

Carlos Gonzalez Sierra

Senior Fellow Carlos Sierra writes an op-ed in the Lancaster Online on why the 2015 DREAM Act in Pennsylvania should pass.

2015 Warsaw Fellowship Blog

Press release | Poland | 13 May 2015

Ashley Blackwell, Anna Wojcik, Martin Schinagl, Oleksii Bondarev, Camille Erickson, and others

During the 2015 Warsaw Fellowship, our Fellows wrote daily blogs of their experiences during the Fellowship. Read their reflections here.

Announcing the 2015 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellows

Press release | International | 8 May 2015

Sandrine Gil, Pelin Ekmen, Umut Pamuk, Iulianna Romanchyshyna, Aasha Abdill, and others