Fellows are assigned to the staff of the Executive Office of the
President and to "Learning by working is
the core strength of the program. As a doctor from Pittsburgh, the chance to develop an idea and see it implemented by
the Secretary of Health and Human Services was remarkable. All this, in
an environment of camaraderie, makes this program truly unique."
-- Sharon C. Kiely, 1994-95
"My fellowship year provided opportunities to observe and contribute to the decision-making process beyond any of my reasonable expectations. As a Marine Corps officer, I hope that the experience enriches my understanding of national security challenges, present and future."
-- Rod von Lipsey, 1993-94
"On the Vice President's staff, I worked on issues ranging from the environment to peacekeeping. I traveled with him to three continents and met with the heads of state of South Africa, Russia, and China."
-- Marc T. Thomas, 1994-95