Featured Alumni

Grace Kiraguri Learns To Balance It All

Grace Kiraguri

Managing Director of Icon Sports Marketing Ltd.
Kenya
In her endeavors to launch her own sports marketing firm, Grace Kiraguri of Nairobi, Kenya faced challenges that led her to discover important life lessons.
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Paying It Forward

Grace Chirumanzu

Sports Journalist
Zimbabwe
Grace Chirumanzu, a wife, mother of two, and sports journalist from Zimbabwe, grew up loving sports—playing volleyball, cricket, and soccer while in high school.
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Building a Future Through Technology

Sura Mubarak

Student
Jordan
Sura Mubarak is a true TechGirl—developing a robotics project to help people with hand disabilities control a computer and starting a volunteering organization. Sura knew that in order to pursue her love of robotics, a trip to the United States was in her future.
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 Tony Blair: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Tony Blair

Former Prime Minister
United Kingdom
IVLP alumnus Anthony Charles Lynton Blair is a British Labour Party politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007.
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Gordon Brown: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Gordon Brown

Prime Minister
United Kingdom
IVLP alumnus James Gordon Brown is a British Labour Party politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 to 2010.
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Muhammad Yunus: Nobel Peace Prize Recipient

Muhammad Yunus

Banker, Grameen Bank
Bangladesh
Fulbright scholar Muhammad Yunus is a Bangladeshi banker, economist, and Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
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Fulbright Program Western HemisphereUnited States
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Alumnae as Economic Multipliers: Global Women Entrepreneurs Return to the United States

In September, 41 women entrepreneurs from around the world arrived in Washington, D.C. to begin their International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), “Women Entrepreneurs: Alumni as Economic Multipliers.”

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