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  • Notes from the Field: Celeste Kearney '19

    "One of my favorite parts of the internship was connecting with interns in other offices through weekly professional development by the White House Internship Program. We had a speaker series where principals and senior staff would speak to the internship class and offer words of advice." 

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  • Notes from the Field: Rachel Scholz-Bright ‘18

    "My biggest takeaway from this internship was that while working in civil rights law is not easy, it is immensely rewarding. The constituents reaching out to us were often having one of the worst experiences of their lives, and for us to be able to help them through it was truly amazing." 

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  • Notes from the Field: Oliver Engelhart ’18

    "Working as an intern in the Senate was my chance to learn about American politics, and explore a part of the United States I have never been exposed to....I gained an insight into domestic politics, worked on legislative issues I was passionate about, and developed relationships." 

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  • Spring 2017 MLDP Students in Excellence

    Each session, MLDP participants nominate their peers for excellence and explain why their nominees made their experience in MLDP more beneficial and/or how their nominees provide an excellent example of leadership in the program.

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  • Dartmouth Hosts Young African Leaders

    For the fourth summer in a row, Dartmouth is host to 25 emerging business leaders and entrepreneurs from Sub-Saharan Africa through the Mandela Washington Fellowship as part of the United States Government’s Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI).

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  • July 4th, 2017 - Celebrating Our Independence

    Congress declared the Fourth of July a federal holiday in 1870 as a day to celebrate the independence of the United States of America. Here in the Upper Valley, local towns and cities, such as Hanover, Lebanon, and Woodstock all have events to celebrate this federal holiday.

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  • MLDP Ventures Off Campus

    The scope of the Management and Leadership Development Program (MLDP), a one-term program designed for students looking to make significant progress in their leadership and management development, has expanded to include an off-campus session to a local business or non-profit organization.

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