Stories by Our Fellows

One Step at a Time

I spent three years dreaming of this Fellowship, and I can’t believe it’s over. The past two months felt like forever, but, at the same time, it went by so fast. How is that possible? I learned so much, but not in the way I expected. I’ve been used to being...

Not Always Picture-Perfect…

Being a Karel Fellow has been my dream for the past three years — my picture-perfect internship, if you will. I had been visiting this website weekly since November to see if there were any updates about applications, and I’m not exaggerating when I say I cried real...