Author: AFF Editors

Dec 22,2015

Career Focus: Development

America’s charitable community plays an indispensable role in improving communities across the country. Whether caring for victims of natural disasters, stimulating creativity in the arts and sciences, protecting free speech,...

Oct 29,2015

Skill Series: Public Speaking Tips Part 3

Part 1 and Part 2. Here is just a bare checklist to remember: 1) If you are feeling nervous, just keep rehearsing your carefully prepared opening in your mind while you...

Oct 16,2015

Fourth Annual Douglas B. Rogers Essay Competition

A great opportunity for college students: “The Center for Political and Economic Thought at Saint Vincent College is proud to announce the Fourth Annual Douglas B. Rogers Essay Competition. Honoring...

Oct 13,2015

Fall 2015 TelegrAFF

Learn how AFF’s rapid growth is creating new opportunities for young professionals in the Beltway and beyond. The fall issue introduces you to the two additions to the AFF team:...

Oct 05,2015

Skill Series: Public Speaking Tips Part 2

Part 1. When you have got your ideas sorted and feel prepared, there are two more exercises before you finish. Firstly, time-keeping is essential. Run through what you have prepared...

Sep 29,2015

Skill Series: Public Speaking Tips Part 1

Faced with the prospect of speaking in front of an audience, normally confident and well-balanced people have been known to have a panic attack. Yet not only is it a...