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Fielding Celebrates New Office in Washington, DC

Posted by Hilary Edwards on Fri, Nov 14, 2014

An administrative office for Fielding to connect and remain connected with national societies and federal agencies that support higher education.

DAR 1485 resized 600Fielding Graduate University celebrated the opening of the new office in Washington, DC, by hosting an open house on October 21, 2014. Guests included representatives across sectors of the government, education and philanthropy along with Fielding board members, faculty, and students.

Michael B. Goldstein, JD, former Fielding board chair and Frederick Phillips, PsyD, Fielding alumnus and board member, served as hosts for the event while the office representative Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Director of the Institute for Social Innovation (ISI), Orlando Taylor, PhD, served as emcee.

“The new office is an important place for Fielding,” stated Taylor. “It is located in the same DAR 1516 resized 600neighborhood as many higher education institutions and other national professional societies, not to mention its close proximity to the White House. Fielding now provides an east coast setting for Fielding leaders, faculty and staff to interact as appropriate with members of Congress and the executive branch of the government. The office also provides a place for the many students in the Baltimore/Washington area to meet and engage in academic and research discussions, and serves as a home away from home for Fielding DAR 1412 resized 600administrators and faculty who are in Washington doing business. The office is also an excellent venue for individuals to obtain information about the university through information session and meetings. Fielding is breaking out to play in the big leagues simply by being in our nation’s capital.”

 

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Fielding Graduate University
1101 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20036
Tel. 202-753-2020

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Fielding Graduate University Opens Office in Washington, DC

Posted by Hilary Edwards on Thu, Sep 11, 2014
Washington DC
FROM THE OFFICE OF PRESIDENT KATRINA ROGERS, PhD:

On behalf of Fielding Graduate University, it is with great pleasure that I announce the addition of a new office location on the east coast. Fielding will now have a presence in our nation’s capital in Washington, DC. This new location will allow Fielding to advance its strategic objectives of enhancing academic quality and innovation, as well as for strengthening its faculty development efforts nationwide.

1101 Connecticut Ave resized 600

New office address:

1101 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 450

Washington, DC 20036

Tel. 202-753-2020

Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Director of the Institute for Social Innovation (ISI), Orlando Taylor, PhD, will serve as Fielding’s primary representative in this new location. He will focus on advancing Fielding at the national level, forging extramural partnerships for current programs, new opportunities, and faculty research and practice projects.

The office will also serve as an east coast branch of the university for hosting academic activities, from cluster meetings to final oral reviews, community gatherings and public events. Faculty and students traveling to this area are invited to use the office space for Fielding related meetings and activities. For more information about utilizing the office space, please contact ISI Program Manager Joanna Burns at [email protected] or call 805-898-2906.


 

 

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