Nuru Mugambi of Kenya talks with Faculty Director of the Center for African Studies Emmanuel Akyeampong

Eisenhower Fellows from Africa

November 7, 2016

All twenty-four of the fall 2016 Eisenhower Fellows visited Harvard on the same day for a group session co-sponsored by the Marshal's Office and the Center for African Studies, followed by individual appointments across the university with faculty and affiliates. This was the first time in the Eisenhower Fellowships' 60+ years that the program hosted an entire cohort from Africa. Participants came from Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe.

Spring 2016 Institute of Politics Fellows

February 10, 2016

The Spring 2016 Institute of Politics (IOP) Fellows visited Wadsworth House for a welcome to Harvard near the beginning of their term at the Harvard Kennedy School. The group of fellows includes: Karin Agness, founder and president, Network of enlightened Women (NeW), Forbes contributor, and former attorney; Anurima Bhargava, chief, Educational Opportunities Section (Civil Rights Division), U.S.

Fall 2015 Institute of Politics Fellows

September 15, 2015

The Marshal's Office hosted the Fall 2015 Institute of Politics (IOP) Fellows for a welcome at Wadsworth House. This fall's fellows include Brent Colburn, former Assistant to the Secretary of the Defense and Chief of Staff, US Department of Housing and Urban Development; Candy Crowley, former CNN anchor and Chief Political Correspondent; Douglas Heye, Deputy Chief of Staff for US House Majority Leader Eric Cantor; Lindiwe Mazibuko, former Member of Parliament in South Africa; and Scott Smith, former Mayor of Mesa, Arizona.

2015 Shorenstein Fellows

September 14, 2015

The Marshal's Office hosted the 2015 Shorenstein Fellows for a welcome to Harvard and short tour of the Yard with Marshal Jackie O'Neill. This year's fellows include Bob Schieffer, formerly of CBS News; David Ensor, former director of Voice of America; Paul Wood, BBC foreign correspondent; and Marie Sanz, bureau chief of the French news agency in Latin America.

Spring 2015 Institute of Politics Fellows

February 18, 2015

The Spring 2015 resident fellows of the Institute of Politics visited Wadsworth House and met with Jackie O'Neill. The group consists of: Martha Coakley, former Attorney General of Massachusetts; Kay Hagan, former Senator from North Carolina; Matt Lira, former deputy executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee; Jay Newton-Small, Washington correspondent for Time magazine; Christine Quinn, former member and speaker of the New York City Council; and Bassem Yousseff, political satirist and former host of "Al-Bernameg" in Egypt.