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Capitol Hill Visit to Share Impact of Mandela Fellows

Capitol Hill visit to share impact of Mandela FellowsLaura Joseph of the Center for African Studies and Esther Gottlieb of the Office of International Affairs recently met with Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown during his monthly constituent coffee at his office in Washington D.C. As Young African Leaders Institute partners, Jospeh and Gottlieb went to Capitol Hill to share stories about how the Mandela Washington Fellowship has impacted The Ohio State University and Columbus, Ohio. In 2016, Mandela Washington Fellows contributed more than 13,000 hours of community service to their university communities across the country, connected with thousands of Americans, and left an indelible impact on those they met.