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Announcing the 2022-23 Hart Fellows

The Hart Leadership Program is proud to announce the 2022-23 Hart Fellows. Since 1995, the Hart Fellows Program has provided recent Duke graduates with the opportunity to partner with community-based organizations for a 10-month immersive experience, where fellows conduct community based participatory research projects in collaboration with their host organizations, while simultaneously developing their own…

Announcing the 2021-22 Hart Fellows

From an outstanding pool of applicants, two graduating seniors and one alumna were selected as this year’s Hart Fellows

Tyler Kopp and Sujal Manohar

Announcing the 2020-21 Hart Fellows

From an outstanding pool of applicants, two graduating seniors — Tyler Kopp and Sujal Manohar — were selected as this year’s Hart Fellows.

Connor Vasu and Rachel Rubin

Hart Leadership Program announces inaugural North American fellows

The Hart Leadership Program is excited to announce the selection of two graduates who will pilot a new Hart Fellowship designed for community engagement in North America.

From left to right: Elizabeth Nowlin, Luiza Perez, Amulya Vadapalli

Hart Leadership Program announces 2019-2020 Fellows

Since 1995, the Hart Fellows Program has provided recent Duke graduates with the opportunity to partner with community-based organizations around the world for intensive, 10-month fellowships.

The 2018-19 Hart Fellows

Update from the Hart Fellows

As is typical, our Hart Fellows' research projects and lives abroad have shifted from their initial expectations. Here are some updates from their lives and work.

Former Hart Fellow Laurie Ball publishes Op-Ed about U.S. asylum policy

Laurie Ball Cooper, a 2004-2005 Hart Fellow, recently published an article regarding changes made to the United States asylum policy by Attorney General, Jeff Sessions. In a ruling last week, Sessions overturned a precedent that could grant asylum to victims of domestic and gang violence. Laurie writes about the history of asylum law in the…