Current Fellows

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The GW Presidential Fellows in the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 cohorts

Class of 2020

Inigo Acosta

Inigo Acosta

Inigo is a second-year fellow pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Sociocultural Anthropology in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences with a professional placement in the Office of the Vice President for Research.

Haley

Haley Gray

Haley is a second-year fellow pursuing a Master of Accountancy degree in the School of Business with a professional placement in the Business Management and Analysis Group (BMAG).

Tereese

Tereese Smith

Tereese is a second-year fellow pursuing a Master of Public Policy degree in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration with a professional placement in the Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service.

Camila

Camila Tapias

Camila is a second-year fellow pursuing a Master of Public Administration degree in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration with a professional placement in the Office of the President.

Kalpana

Kalpana Vissa

Kalpana is a second-year fellow pursuing a Master of Public Health degree in the Milken Institute School of Public Health with a professional placement in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences Department of Clinical Research and Leadership.

Class of 2021

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Jacqueline Banos

Jacqueline is pursuing a Master of Public Health degree in Health Policy in the Milken Institute School of Public Health with a professional placement in the Office for Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement.

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Rebecca Bizzarri

Rebecca is a first-year fellow pursuing a Master of Public Administration degree in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration with a professional placement in the Office of Health & Safety.

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Carolina Fuentes

Carolina is a first-year fellow pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Sociocultural Anthropology in the Columbian College of Arts & Sciences with a professional placement in the Graduate School of Political Management.

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Halea Kerr-Layton

Halea is a first-year fellow pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Global Communication in the Elliott School of International Affairs with a professional placement in the Office of Sustainability.

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Renea Williams

Renea is a first-year fellow pursuing a Master of Arts degree in International Development Studies in the Elliott School of International Affairs with a professional placement in the Multicultural Student Services Center.