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Rebecca Takahashi ’06 Named Public Policy and International Affairs (PPIA) Fellow

Rebecca TakahashiRebecca Takahashi '06 has been named Public Policy and International Affairs Fellow. PPIA is a national program that prepares young adults for an advanced degree and ultimately for careers and influential roles serving the public good.

Rebecca is a double major in political studies and history with an economics minor. She will participate in a seven-week program of intensive economics and policy analysis classes at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, which serves as preparatory coursework for graduate studies.

Rebecca studied abroad in the Pitzer in Costa Rica program. Prior to departing for Michigan, Rebecca will spend ten days in Japan to focus on the Japanese economy consisting of site visits to political, economic and business organizations.

For more information on the PPIA program, visit their website at www.ppiaprogram.org