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Ambassador Prudence Bushnell addressed UW students about Careers in International Affairs

April 16, 2019

Ambassador Prudence Bushnell hosted an informal discussion with undergraduate and graduate students regarding careers in Foreign Service, in international affairs, working for the U.S. federal government and policy-making in Washington, D.C.

Prudence Bushnell, a retired career Foreign Service Officer, served the United States government as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs during the Genocide in Rwanda, and U.S. Ambassador to the Republics of Kenya and Guatemala, having survived the Al Qaeda attacks against the U.S. Embassies in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam in 1998.

Africa Studies Program

Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies
University of Washington
Box 353650
Seattle WA, 98195-3650