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Széll Kálmán Fellows Ilona Schumicky, Noémi Pálfalvi and Márton Hegedüs on Graduation Day

A Summer Well Spent – Széll Kálmán Fellows Make Their Mark in DC

Ilona Schumicky, Noémi Pálfalvi, and Márton Hegedüs, this year’s first batch of Széll Kálmán Fellows really made us proud this summer. They have gone above and beyond to excel in their studies, at their internships and to spread some Hungarian cheer among their peers. Here’s a short recap about their action-packed summer, and their two month […]

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TFAS panel Anna Smith Lacey

TFAS Conference on The Future of Liberty + Leadership

This year’s The Future of Liberty + Leadership Conference hosted by one of HIF’s partner institutions, The Fund for American Studies, was an opportunity to hear from alumni who are involved in educating for liberty around the globe. The two day conference in Washington DC featured a panel moderated by Shane M. Mazzella, Vice President of U.S. Programs […]

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Anna Smith Lacey ACUS

United States and Central Europe: Celebrating Europe Whole and Free (recap)

The Atlantic Council in cooperation with GLOBSEC hosted a two day conference this week in Washington highlighting the importance of Central Europe as engines of the transatlantic relationship. HIF Chairman Ambassador April Foley, Board Member Ambassador Kurt Volker and Executive Director Anna Smith Lacey were featured in the robust program focusing on the past, present […]

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Flóra Adouki

Introducing Hungarian American Coalition Fourth 2019 LTP Intern Flóra Anna Adouki

Flóra Anna Adouki from Nagymegyer (Veľký Meder), Slovakia arrived to Washington this spring and will spend 4 months at the Atlantic Council. With HIF’s support, the Hungarian American Coalition’s John N. Lauer Leadership Training Program (formerly Coalition Internship Program) will be hosting seven interns in 2019 to provide first-hand experience at various Washington-based institutions. Internship participants are also expected […]

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Zebegény Alumni Summit

Zebegény Alumni Gathering Brings Together Quinnipiac and HIF Alumni

 On June 1, 2019 Quinnipiac University’s Central European Institute (CEI) and The Hungary Initiatives Foundation (HIF) co-hosted the Zebegény Alumni Summit. This event, for the first time, brought together the alumni of all Quinnipiac- and HIF-sponsored scholarships, internships and fellowships and our allies from the business, non-profit and government sector. For over a decade, the Zebegény gathering has […]

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