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Ashley Burns on the Program

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Student aims to bring light to Native issues through newsletter

Meghanlata Gupta (MVLF '19)

Yale Daily News

St. Olaf student named Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow

Bobby Isbell (MVLF '19)

St. Olaf News

Smithhisler named Monmouth College’s Student Laureate of Lincoln Academy

Daily Review Atlas

Smithhisler enhances her leadership skills at prestigious institute

Hadley Smithhisler (MVLF '18)

Learning in the Footsteps of Greatness UM sophomore, Winona native chosen for Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Program

Mitchell Palmertree (MVLF '19)

Ole Miss News

Spotlight on our Students: Summer at Mount Vernon

Adam Schmidt (MVLF '18)

NC State University Scholars

Alumnus Kyle Bligen Wins Prestigious Rangel Fellowship

Kyle Bligen (MVLF '16)

Mercer News

Yale Votes facilitates mass campus voter registration

Jordan Cozby (MVLF '18) has successful capstone program launch

Yale Daily News

Brown Junior Named Truman Scholar

Dorothy Jiang (MVLF '17)

News from Brown

Mercer debaters make history and inspire more minorities to follow their path

Kyle Bligen (MVLF '16)

The Telegraph

Top 10 Senior Awards Class of 2018 Washington State University

Alyssa Norris (MVLF '15) and Garrett Kalt (MVLF '16)

For more than 80 years, Washington State University has recognized ten of the top seniors in each graduating class. These women and men represent the highest standards in specific aspects of the college experience, including academics, athletics, campus involvement, community service, and visual and performing arts.

Washington State University

Undergraduate research explores the ethics of artificial intelligence

Ben Goldfein (MVLF '16)

Emory Profile

Top Students to Be Recognized at 2018 Commencement

Claire Lee (MVLF '16)

Purdue News


Morgan King (MVLF '16)

Kaitlyn Lucey ’20 Named 2018 Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow

Kaitlyn Lucey (MVLF '18)

Oberlin News

Branford College junior named Mount Vernon leadership fellow

Summer Asad '20 Selected for Leadership Program

Smithhisler Selected for Prestigious Leadership Program

Hadley Smithhisler ’20 talks about being selected for the Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Program

Monmouth College - The 1853 Podcast

Incoming DUU President Brian Buhr talks goals for upcoming year

Brian Buhr (MVLF '17) interview as President of the Duke University Union

The Duke Chronicle

Savannah Rogers (MVLF '17) Elected President, Associated Students of Washington State University Spokane

Olivia Reszczynski (MVLF '17) In the News: New App Could Help Address Hunger, Food Waste in Columbia

Columbia, SC Free Times

Vanderbilt student named to second class of Schwarzman Scholars

Marc Chen (MVLF '15)

Vanderbilt News

Two Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows host radio show for Washington State University

The co-hosts of 'The Crimson Report' are TWO MVLF Alums! WSU Student Regent, Alyssa Norris (MVLF '15) and Student Government VP Garrett Kalt (MVLF '16.) Tune in Mon/Wed mornings from 8-9am (90.7 FM Pullman/Moscow) to hear about all things @wsupullman - upcoming events, student life, university policy, and more!

The Crimson Report

Inslee names Alyssa Norris as WSU student regent

Alyssa Norris MVLF '15

WSU News

LEAD Green hosts first leadership event

Garrett Kalt (MVLF '16)

Nevada Appeal

What’s Next? The Future Road for Women in Politics | Marissa Piccolo | TEDxUConn

Marissa Piccolo (MVLF '15)

TEDx Talks

7 UCONN Students Receive 2017-18 Fulbright Awards - Marissa Piccolo

Marissa Piccolo (MVLF '15)

Helen Kramer ’17 Receives Humanity in Action Fellowship in Germany

Oberlin News

WVU engineering students help small WV community improve water quality - Morgan King

Morgan King (MVLF '16)

Charleston Gazette-Mail

Two students selected for prestigious Mount Vernon Fellowship

Two UofSC students awarded Mount Vernon Leadership Fellowships

Sophomore Cole Porter Selected to Participate in Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Program

Kameron Dunbar Receives Mount Vernon Fellowship

Oberlin News

Tyler Portanova becomes SGA vice president for financial affairs

Tyler Portanova (MVLF '16)

The Crimson White

Illeana Riveron Publishes Book - Healthy and Lean: The Science of Metabolism and the Psychology of Weight Loss Management

Illeana Riveron (MVLF '15)

Healthy and Lean

The Mount Vernon experience

Nevada Appeal

Frost, Kalt chosen to lead ASWSU

Garrett Kalt (MVLF '16)

WSU News

Nonprofit to cultivate local youth leaders

Garrett Kalt (MVLF '16)

Nevada Appeal

George Washington’s Mount Vernon Selects Baylor Student for Prestigious Leadership Program

Ashley Burns one of 16 nationally selected for Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows program

Honors College student visits George Washington's Estate Student Spotlight: Claire Lee

Start Your Story: Phoebe Lockhart

Sophomore Kyle Bligen Selected to Participate in Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Program

Goldfein selected as Emory's first Mount Vernon Fellow

Andrea Barnes is Carolina’s first Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow

UI Student Selected to Mount Vernon Leadership Program

International studies student takes on the issue of apostasy

Helen Kramer ’17 Named Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow

University of South Carolina Student Awarded Mount Vernon Leadership Fellowship

Mines mechanical engineering student awarded Mount Vernon Fellowship

Honors Student Profiles: Alyssa Norris

Alyssa Norris (MVLF '15)

GeoInspirations: Madison Vorva — A Voice for Change

Madi Vorva (MVLF '15)

Directions Magazine