October 2023

Meet the 2023-2024 McCourt Scholars

The newest cohort of distinguished students represents a wide range of global perspectives and cultural backgrounds from across the globe.

Meet the 2023-2024 Newmark Scholars

The Craig Newmark Veterans Scholarship Fund increases access to a McCourt School education for active-duty servicemembers, veterans and military-connected students and deepens the impact they have in public policy.

Two McCourt students awarded Bryce Harlow Fellowships

Recipients Mika Alvarez (MPP’24) and Ferdous Dehqan (MPP’26) are pursuing master’s degrees in public policy while working full-time in Washington, DC.

McCourt student interns in Ecuador

The 2023 Colin McCollester Mission Fund recipient Nathan Lesch (MPP’24) spent nearly three weeks working at Un poco del Chocó, a private nature reserve and biological station in northwest Ecuador.