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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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Zsombor Zeold

Introducing CEPA Andrássy Fellow Zsombor Zeöld

Zsombor Zeöld joined the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) in the summer of 2019 as the fourth Andrássy National Security Fellow. His research interests lie in the political and economic connections between Central Europe and the US.  Zsombor earned his Master of Arts in International Relations at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest, Hungary. His […]

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Isabelle Colf

Meet Isabelle Colf, our Summer Intern

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 capital. This spring HIF is hosting Isabelle Colf of Loyola New Orleans College of Law. Isabelle Colf is a Hungarian-American second year law student at Loyola New […]

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