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December 2022

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Dec 2022

RFG Supports the International Career Advancement Program (ICAP)

The Robertson Foundation for Government (RFG) is proud to announce a recent partnership with the International Career Advancement Program (ICAP). ICAP is a professional development and leadership program for highly promising mid-career professionals from underrepresented groups in international affairs in the United States. It provides a support network, career advising, mentors, policy and research background, […]

Program News

Dec 2022

RFG Celebrates the 2022 Holiday Season

One of its annual traditions, the Robertson Foundation for Government (RFG) hosted a holiday party and charity drive this year at the Old Ebbitt Grill for Fellows, alumni, and their families. Guests brought more than 150 items to donate to a local charity, including nonperishable foods, clothing, and toiletries. These items will go towards supporting […]

Alumni Spotlight

Dec 2022

Alumni Spotlight: Charlotte Volpe, Economic Officer at the State Department

A 2021 graduate of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, Charlotte Volpe is now serving as an Economic Officer with the U.S. Department of State. In her current position, she recently traveled to Dhaka, Bangladesh to serve in a temporary capacity with the U.S. Embassy there. In her role with […]

Fellows in the News

Dec 2022

Fellows Travel to DC for the 2022 RFG Fall Gathering

This past October, 21 current RFG Fellows traveled to Washington, DC for the Robertson Foundation for Government’s annual Fall Gathering. This year’s Fall Gathering was special in that it represented the first in-person Fall Gathering since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Fellows kicked off their time in Washington with a dinner at the Japanese […]

Fellows in the News

Sep 2022

RFG Welcomes New Class of Fellows

RFG is proud to announce the most recent additions to the Robertson Fellows’ network. Eleven new fellows have kicked off the 2022-2023 academic year, which marks the 14th class supported by RFG.  We are excited to introduce our newest fellows and to share more about what motivated them to pursue careers in the Federal Government […]

Program News

Sep 2022

RFG Kicks Off Summer Events

This past July, RFG Fellows and Alumni gathered together on the patio of the DACOR Bacon House as part of the Foundation’s annual summer BBQ event, a tradition that had been postponed for the past two years in response to COVID-19. The Fellows and Alumni were joined by spouses and significant others, and by Rosenthal […]