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Introducing Hungarian American Coalition Intern Borbála Péntek

Borbála Péntek arrived to Washington DC early April and will spend 4 months at Meridian Center for Cultural Diplomacy (MCCD). She is originally from Cluj Napoca (Kolozsvár), Romania. Péntek is the second of seven interns to be hosted as part of the Hungarian American Coalition’s John N. Lauer Leadership Training Program (formerly Coalition Internship Program) […]

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Balázs Rudinszky

Introducing Hungarian American Coalition’s First 2019 Intern Balázs Rudinszky

Balázs Rudinszky, from Eger, Hungary arrived to Washington this spring and will spend 4 months at Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA). 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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Standing Ovation for Adam Gyorgy in Washington

On Sunday March 31st, HIF’s Cultural Ambassador for 2017, the Hungarian pianist, Adam Gyorgy, performed at American University’s Katzen Arts Center in Washington, DC. In 2017, Adam Gyorgy was chosen as HIF’s Cultural Ambassador of the Year for his musical talent and his contributions to Hungarian fine arts. Since his debut at Carnegie Hall in […]

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Grace Elmore

Meet our Spring Intern, Grace Elmore

Every semester, HIF offers the opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to intern with the foundation gaining substantive work experience while enjoying the bustling life of the US Capitol. This spring HIF is hosting Grace Elmore of George Washington University.  Grace Elmore is a third-year student at the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington […]

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