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The Presidential Precinct is a non-profit that unites two of America’s premier universities, The College of William and Mary and the University of Virginia, William Short’s Morven, and the homes of three Founding Fathers, Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, James Madison’s Montpelier and James Monroe’s Highland.
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  • The Presidential Precinct Announces 2016 Mandela Washington Fellows

    For Distribution: June 17, 2016 The Presidential Precinct Announces 2016 Mandela Washington Fellows The Presidential Precinct is pleased to announce the participants in its third consecutive Mandela Washington Fellowship, the flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative. Comprised of two of America’s leading universities and three presidential sites... Read More...

  • Onward and Upward: Disability Rights Advocate Dag Wakene

    Original interview conducted by the Stellenbosch University Alumni Office for publication in their Winter 2016 edition of ‘e-Matieland’ Disability rights advocate, educator and lifelong student: Meet alumnus, Dagnachew ‘Dag’ Wakene (33), who for the past nine years, and longer, has been working tirelessly combatting the serious socio-economic prejudice and myriad... Read More...

  • Precinct Fellow Hosts Stakeholders’ Conference on Public Sector Reforms in Malawi

    Youth and Society (YAS) in partnership with the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP – Diocese of Mzuzu), and Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) on May 26, 2016 hosted a stakeholders dialogue on Public Sector Reform Program under implementation by the Government of Malawi. Charles Kajoloweka, a... Read More...

  • Albright Lauds Stettinius As She Receives New UVA Award Named for Him

    Jane Kelly | March 30, 2016 Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Tuesday evening that she felt a special kinship with Edward R. Stettinius as she accepted a new award named in his honor. University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan presented Albright with the University’s inaugural Edward R. Stettinius... Read More...


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