World Fellows News

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Lt. Governor Welcomes Incoming Class of Washington World Fellows

Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib formally introduced the 2019 cohort of the Washington World Fellows program at a Welcome Day event hosted by Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Washington. The event marked the first time the 2019 cohort, selected in April, had the opportunity to meet one another.

Students Selected for the Washington World Fellows 2019 Cohort

This week, the office of Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib announced the names of the 15 students selected for the Washington World Fellows 2019 cohort, the second class to participate in the state’s new global leadership program.

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wORLD fELLOW Teja Chunphakvenn-Pinkey makes the local paper

Teja Chunphakvenn-Pinkney’s time at the Capitol in the Senate Page program was profiled in the Columbian newspaper last week.

wORLD fELLOW eDGAR mARTINEZ IN THE NEWS

Edgar Martinez spoke with the Marysville Globe about his recent experience with the Senate Page program alongside the other Washington World Fellows…

 
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Washington World Fellows at the Capitol

Last week the Washington World Fellows were in Olympia to serve in the Senate Page program, learning the legislative process first hand while assisting legislators and staff. Their page duties included everything from delivering documents and messages to serving…

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World Fellow Luis Bravo Espinoza Speaks to hometown paper

After participating in the Senate Page program, Washington World Fellow, and Chief Sealth IHS student Luis Bravo Espinoza was highlighted by the West Seattle Blog for his participation. Luis spoke about his positive experience paging and…

 
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Washington World Fellows Debrief Day

Saturday, the inaugural class of Washington World Fellows reunited for the first time in two months at the Seahawks headquarters to debrief their six-week study abroad adventure in Leon, Spain. The study abroad trip is the first part of the Washington World Fellows program…

Washington World Fellows Return Home

Saturday, the inaugural class of Washington World Fellows returned home to Washington after their six-week study abroad experience in León, Spain. The study abroad trip is the first part of the Washington World Fellows program, an equity-focused high school fellowship…

Washington State Delegation Makes Visit to the University of León

Last week, Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib led an education-focused mission to Spain that resulted in major new international support for the Washington World Fellows program. The mission’s bipartisan delegation included state legislators Sen. Rolfes, Sen. Liias, Sen. King, and…

Washington World Fellows Welcome Day

Saturday, Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib delivered the keynote address for the Washington World Fellows Welcome Day at Central Washington University, the inaugural event of the Washington World Fellows program. Launched this past year, the Washington World