RFG publishes a newsletter called The Robertson Report. In addition to events, opportunities, and news related to RFG Fellows & Alumni, below is an overview of top stories from each edition as well as links to view the newsletter online.

Q1 – March 2024


Q4 – December 2023


Q3 – October 2023


Q2 – July 2023


Q1 – March 2023


Q4 – December 2022


Q3 – October 2022


Q2 – June 2022


Q1 – March 2022


Q3 – November 2021

  • Announcing the Class of 2023
  • 6 Fellows awarded USINDOPACOM Fellowships
  • Fellow Spotlight: Bush Fellow Supports Afghanistan Evacuation Efforts
  • RFG Supports First Ever VSFS Outstanding Intern Awards
  • Professional Perspective – Dr. Michael Schneider
  • DEI Update


Q2 – June 2021


Q1 – March 2021


Q4 – December 2020


Q3 – September 2020

  • New class of Robertson Fellows
  • Robertson Fellowship graduates take on new opportunities amid global pandemic
  • Feature story on Topher Taylor’s work in Thailand and passport agency
  • New fellowship honors Barbara Bush
  • Recap of our Democracy in the Middle East Roundtable
  • Virtual internship program saves the day during pandemic
  • Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
  • DEI Advisory Council’s first call scheduled
  • Alumni Council’s financial literacy series continues


Q2 – June 2020


Special Issue – May 2020

  • RFG alumni are serving worldwide during the pandemic
  • Marian Nguyen: Evacuating Americans from Peru
  • Nathan Strand: Supporting Colombia with USAID
  • Professional development support for RFG Fellows and alumni
  • Women’s Foreign Policy Group: Virtual Career Development series
  • Resources for civil servants during the pandemic


Special Issue – April 2020

  • Resources for civil servants during the pandemic
  • RFG encourages federal government to adopt recommendations of Inspired to Serve report
  • RFG Fellows and alumni: How is your work supporting the government during the coronavirus crisis?
  • Working from home and video conferencing dos and don’ts


Q1 – March 2020

  • Federal service in the pandemic era
  • RFG New Year Networking event
  • RFG supports Meridian’s Ambassador Connections
  • The Volcker Alliance expands G2U to two new regions
  • Fellow news about Peter Casey, Noelle Camp, Tucker Boyce, Abigail Kamp, Javier Montalvo, and Ariane Scurti


Q4 – December 2019

  • Inaugural RFG cross-fellowship networking gathering
  • Six programs participate in multi-fellowship Congressional Insight simulation
  • RFG to celebrate 10th anniversary in 2020
  • Developing public leaders with a global mindset
  • Tribute to Paul A. Volcker
  • NAPA unveils list of Grand Challenges in Public Administration
  • Robertson Fellows connect with new school and alumni at UC San Diego’s School of Global Policy and Strategy
  • University of Maryland School of Public Policy breaks ground on new school building and launches new website
  • Fellow news about Andrew Reighert and Nicholas Cicchinelli, holiday brunch
  • 2020 promises both hope and challenge for federal employees
  • 2019 Sammies winners and call for 2020 nominations


Q3 – September 2019

  • New class of fellows
  • Maxwell hosts undergraduate advisor training with funding from RFG
  • RFG sponsors 17th annual PPIA Public Service Expo
  • Corey Rogers interviewed Dr. Condoleezza Rice
  • NAPA announces 2019 Class of Academy Fellows
  • Stephanie Boomhower new director of career services as UCSD GPS
  • Recap of Professional Presentation Skills workshop for fellows and alumni


Q1/Q2 – June 2019

  • Congratuations to the 2019 Class!
  • Fowler honored by National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Volcker Alliance announces first Government-to-University Regional Councils
  • Fellows in the News
  • Announcing the 2019 Service to America Medals Finalists
  • PLEN’s 40th Anniversary
  • Maxwell School ranks number one for public affairs
  • Alumni Corner: New Robertson Alumni Council


Q4 – December 2018

  • New class of fellows
  • New HQ and social media
  • In memoriam: Robert Halligan
  • 7 fellows named 2019 finalists for the Presidential Management Fellowships
  • News from partner Bush School at TAMU
  • Promoting government service


Q3 – September 2018

  • RFFG is now RFG… and has a new look!
  • Congratulations to the 2018 Class!
  • Featured Fellow: Paul Massaro, U.S. Helsinki Commission
  • Engaging Iran: Next Steps and Policy Cross-Currents
  • Summer Internships Offer High-level Encounters
  • Maxwell alumnus co-funds two Robertson Fellows
  • Grants to Diversify International Relations, Expand Internships