For Anne Caprara, SPA/BA '01, the 2008 Congressional campaign trail was a long and thrilling road that winded along the Front Range Mountains of eastern Colorado.
The Congressional Fellows Program is an internship program for selected students in the Women, Policy and Political Leadership (WPPL) Certificate Program at SPA. Recently, fellows worked for alum Loretta Sanchez ’84 (D-Calif.)among other representatives.
More than a dozen AU alumni either successfully defended their seat or ran for office in their district or region earlier this November.
Senior Jackie Kaplan found an internship that combines her interests in law and finance.
Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern CAS/BA’81, SPA/MPA’84, received the 2008 Alumni Achievement Award on October 25, 2008 after an exemplary career on the Hill.
Neal Sharma is the the first alumnus to win the AU Alumni Association’s Rising Star Award and says he was “deeply honored and humbled” to learn he was selected.