Heather Fransen '09

FELLOWSHIP REFLECTIONS

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

Site
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