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Category: Alumni, General News, Student Experience

Title: Event: Impatient Changemakers: A Conversation with Colombian President Iván Duque (MPM’07)

Date Published: April 8, 2021

Event Details:

On Friday, April 16, 2021 McCourt School Dean Maria Cancian joined the Latin American Alumni Network in a discussion with the President of the Republic of Colombia and McCourt School alum, Iván Duque (MPM ’07).

President Duque discussed his time on the Hilltop, and explored his journey from master of policy management student to President of the Republic of Colombia.

During the question and answer portion of the event, President Duque also shared more about Colombia’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and how strong policymaking helped pave the way forward.

A recording of this event is available below: