Heather Fransen '09


Major:  History; Philosophy
Minor:  Russian
Hometown: Dubuque, IA

My fellowship experience
"I learned about the different ways that the Senator can help constituents, an aspect I never realized was part of a Senator's job until my internship."

Heather Fransen '09

Fellowship Overview

Fellowship Name
Cornell Fellow in Representative Government

Office of Senator Charles Grassley
Washington, DC

Aims of the Fellowship
My fellowship was a ten week program with the Iowa Republican Senator, Senator Charles E. Grassley. I spent six weeks in the Senator's Washington, D.C. office and four weeks in the Cedar Rapids office.

Faculty Sponsor
Lynne Ikach, Russian