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Alumni Spotlight - Isaiah Boswell '14: How I Got a Job in D.C

Isaiah Boswell
November 24, 2014

Several months must pass before Isaiah Boswell completes his degree at Pennsylvania’s Dickinson College, but he’s already got a great job waiting for him after graduation. He shares how a pinch of curiosity, a dash of determination and an assist from TWC made it happen in this article.


The Right Approach: Learning Etiquette and People Skills at ConnectTWC

Christian Holm
November 10, 2014

Networking is tough. Walking the fine line between friendly socializing and making critical career connections is no easy task.


Alumni Spotlight: Emmy Award Winning TV Executive Patrick Ignozzi

Christian Holm
October 14, 2014

Patrick Ignozzi ’90 came to The Washington Center as a criminal law major eyeing a career in the legal field. He left the nation’s capital well on his way to becoming one of daytime television’s most successful producers, winning an Emmy Award as the producer of ABC’s “The View.” Patrick is currently ABC’s vice president of syndication and development.


Alumni Spotlight: Max Gigle '08 on the Importance of Making Connections in DC

Christian Holm
October 06, 2014

After spending a semester with The Washington Center in 2008, it took Max Gigle just a handful of years to break into Capitol Hill’s inner circle. His internship with American Turkish Council helped lead to a staff assistant position with former U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-CT). Less than half a decade later, Gigle’s still a fixture on the Hill, serving as communications director for Rep. Sanford D. Bishop (D-GA).


Alumni Spotlight: Award Winner Heather Mizeur Talks Politics with TWC

Christian Holm
October 02, 2014

When John Kerry’s campaign advisors looked for an innovative legislative whiz to construct the health care plank of his 2004 presidential platform, they found one in their own back yard: 10-year Capitol Hill veteran Heather Mizeur ’94.


Twin Brothers from Westfield State University Learn History by Living in History

Jennifer Kolb
September 11, 2014

Westfield State University bolsters The Washington Center every semester with a motivated cohort of students who come here to leave their mark in DC. Westfield had us seeing double this summer when two of these students, twin brothers John and Patrick Bartel, arrived in Washington to pursue their careers in education.


Summer 2014 Commencement

Christian Holm
August 05, 2014

The Washington Center’s 2014 summer students saw a jam-packed semester draw to a close with a Commencement  filled with praise and passion on Aug. 9.


TWC's 15-Year Anniversary with Massachusetts Reception

Mar 18, 20145:30 PM to 7:30 PM
60 School Street Boston, MA 02108
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The Washington Center cordially invites you to: A Reception Honoring the 15-Year Anniversary of Our Partnership with the State of Massachusetts


Mingle with a variety of honored guests, including:

  • TWC Alumni
  • State Legislators
  • Corporate Supporters
  • University Liaisons, Faculty and Administrators

Speakers include:

  • The Honorable Richard T. Moore, President Pro Tempore, Massachusetts Senate
  • The Honorable Michael O. Moore, Chairman of the Joint Committee on Higher Education, Massachusetts Senate


The Omni Parker House Hotel

Harriet Beecher Stowe Room - Mezzanine Level

60 School Street Boston, MA 02108


Drinks and Hors D’oeuvres will be provided. $10 admission fee provides scholarships for future Massachusetts students.


TWC Toastmasters Club Open House

Mar 13, 201412:00 PM to 1:00 PM
1333 16th Street NW, Washington D.C. 20036
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Warm up your lunch and join TWC staff and Alumni to learn about the benefits of Toastmasters, a worldwide organization focused on communication and leadership development.



TWC Headquarters, Room 214-215


Check out this video, and be sure this won’t happen to you if you join Toastmasters.


We hope to see you there.


Learn more about TWC's Toastmasters Club

Promise Magazine

A Magazine for Alumni and Friends of The Washington Center

Each issue provides an opportunity for TWC alumni to stay connected and to learn more about what other alumni are now doing with the knowledge they gained during their time at The Washington Center.

Winter 2013