Stories by Our Fellows

The Beauty of Representation

“The action of speaking or acting on behalf of someone or the state of being represented.” That’s one of the Webster’s definitions of the word representation. To me, the word can have different meanings depending on the context. It can mean that someone has your back,...

The Adventure Continues

In life we go through countless moments of renewal. This Fellowship was one of those moments, multiplied 56 times, one for each day I got to learn and grow. However, I didn’t have much time to sit and ponder on the lessons I’d learned. The week after the Fellowship...

A Summer of Questions

This summer has been full of questions—starting from the very first one, “What is public interest communications?” Given my total unfamiliarity with the field, when I was asked in my interview why I wanted to do this internship, I admittedly panicked. Even though I...