Mentoring Fair
Annual DC Mentoring Fair
Co-sponsored with The George Washington University Career Center

Washington, DC—On February 4, 2015, the WFPG held its annual DC Mentoring Fair at George Washington University. This marks the tenth year the WFPG has hosted a mentoring fair in Washington, DC, and the sixth year that we were hosted by GW. Over 100 students and young professionals attended the fair representing several universities including George Washington, Georgetown, American, George Mason, UMD, Johns Hopkins, and Catholic. The Fair gave participants an opportunity to speak with accomplished professionals in such fields as the Department of State, international business, think tanks, international development, and the UN.  Learn more about WFPG Mentoring Activities 


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WFPG President Patricia Ellis
welcomes mentors and students

  Cultural Diplomacy and Education:
WFPG Board Chair Ann Stock

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Foreign Policy and Women’s Leadership:
Patricia Ellis, president of the WFPG, and
Ambassador Claudia Fritsche of Liechtenstein


Regional Focus: Middle East
Ambassador Beth Jones, Exxon Mobil

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International Development:
Rachel Cooper of the World Bank’s Education Unit

  United Nations/International Organizations:
Stefania Piffanelli, the deputy director of the
United Nations Information Center in DC
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International Business and Government Relations:
Marleine Davis of Motorola



Over 100 students and young professionals
attended the mentoring fair