The Zigler fellows meet a couple of times each year, to get to know each other informally and to prepare for the policy orientation trip to Washington, DC.
SEPTEMBER: Introductory Meeting. Current, new, and prospective fellows meet over dinner, to discuss the fellowship program and their research interests. Continuing fellows meet new and prospective fellows, and the entire group makes plans for the year’s fellows’ meetings and activities.
MAY: Fellows' trip to Washington, D. C. An organizational meeting is held to talk about the fellows’ annual trip to Washington. The discussion focuses on the various speakers scheduled and the policy issues currently on the agenda in D.C.