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Congratulations to 2016 Presidential Administrative Fellow Marisa Cordon
Former Avance Center intern, Marisa Cordon, was recently selected as one of five graduating undergraduate seniors selected for George Washington University’s 2016 Presidential Administrative Fellowship, now in its 27th year. Fellows are selected for their academic achievement, demonstrated leadership qualities and commitment to service.
Ms. Cordon will participate in the two-year fellowship program and receive a stipend covering up to 42 credits for the GW master’s degree of her choice while gaining professional experience in a GW school or department. Ms. Cordon, who received her BA in Psychology in May 2016, will pursue her MPH at the Milken Institute School of Public Health.
To learn more about Marisa and the other fellows, visit https://gwtoday.gwu.edu/introducing-2016-presidential-administrative-fellows. Congratulations Marisa!