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Friday, March 4, 2016
Washington, DC I
Interviewing finalists from Guam, the District of Columbia, North Carolina and Virginia

US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Dolley Madison Conference & Assembly Rooms
717 Madison Place NW (cross streets: Vermont Ave. & H St.)
Washington, DC
Enter through the H Street entrance
**Please bring a photo ID with you to enter the building**

This panel will begin at 9 a.m.

For the past several years, the Truman Scholars Association (an organization of Truman Scholar alumni) has hosted pre-interview dinners in the interview cities the night prior to the finalist interviews. The dinners are informal, fun, optional events for the finalists and a few Truman alumni hosts (interview panelists do not attend). The dinner locations are chosen at relatively inexpensive restaurants close to the venue where the students will be interviewed, and each person attending the dinner covers his or her own meal and transportation expenses. All finalists will be contacted by their interview city’s Truman host shortly after the official finalist announcement; if you wish to attend the dinner, please plan to be available for dinner around 7 p.m. in your interview city the evening before your interview.

Panel Members
Jacqueline Berrien, Panel Chair -- Immediate Past Chair, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; 1981 Truman Scholar
Robert Burns -- President and CEO, City First; 1988 Truman Scholar
Bonnie Cohen -- Consultant
Jeffrey Toobin -- Staff Writer, The New Yorker; Senior Analyst, CNN; 1980 Truman Scholar
Andrew Rich -- Executive Secretary, Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation; 1991 Truman Scholar
Tara Yglesisas, Panel Secretary -- Deputy Executive Secretary, Harry S. Truman Foundation Scholarship Foundation; 1993 Truman Scholar