Fatimata Cham holds a paper as she gives a presentation on it.Fatimata Cham ’22 recently enjoyed a special opportunity: “During the summer I applied with a recommendation from my government and law professor to attend the Harvard Public Policy Leadership Conference. It was a three-day conference over fall break. I was selected as one of 60 student leaders from around the country. I got to hear from various speakers like Mayor Nutter of Philadelphia and attend courses offered at Harvard Kennedy School. As a FGLI [first-generation low-income] student it was a great way for me to network and learn more about opportunities at Harvard.”

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A poet and activist, last year she performed a reading of her poem “Hope” at American Leadership in Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals, a joint online Brookings-UN Foundation event.

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