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Welcome to the TFAS Alumni Network! Since 1967, TFAS has reached more than 42,000 students and professionals through our academic programs, fellowships and seminars. Representing more than 140 countries, TFAS Alumni are leaders throughout the world – forging careers in politics, government, public policy, business, philanthropy and the media.


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The Alumni Awards recognize the distinguished accomplishments of our alumni and commend their dedication and service to TFAS and the world.


Latest Alumni News


TFAS Supporters Follow In the Footsteps of Churchill from England to Morocco

More than 30 TFAS travelers examined Sir Winston S. Churchill’s many roles – as a war leader and peacetime politician in England and a statesman and artist in Morocco – through an enriching journey this fall. “In the Footsteps of Churchill”…

TFAS Alumni: Double Your Impact When You Give Back Through Dec. 31

The Fund for American Studies is pleased to announce a $100,000 matching gift challenge to our alumni provided by Bobby Tudor ’81, a 1981 alumnus of our Public Policy +  Economics program. Bobby was a partner at Goldman Sachs until 2004 when he left to found…

Young Journalists Learn Value of Free Press in Free Societies at European Journalism Institute

Photojournalism, religion, data science, politics and philosophy may seem like an unusual combination, but 22 participants from 14 countries came together and explored these subjects to learn the value of the free press in a free society at the 2019 European…

Liberty + Leadership News: Sept. 12, 2019

TFAS remembers our longtime friend and Board of Trustees vice-chairman, Mike Thompson Sr., and continues his legacy through welcoming our fall undergraduate class and the newest Public Policy Fellows to TFAS.

Welcoming New TFAS Students to America’s Capital City

Fourteen bright young leaders from around the world are ready to take on an exciting semester in Washington thanks to a warm welcome and practical advice from alumni and TFAS leadership. TFAS alumnus Joel Troutman ’13, a domestic policy coordinator at…

Newest TFAS Public Policy Fellows Influenced by Classic Scholars and Alumni Authors

TFAS is pleased to welcome 18 rising stars who are working to improve public policy from the nation’s capital as the 2019-20 TFAS Public Policy Fellows. The Fellows will spend the next year engaged in networking and educational events centered around…