Fia Wulur ’13

Major: Psychology, Economics and Business. Hometown: Laguna Niguel, California.


Anderson Fellow in Public Affairs

National Association of Chain Drug Stores | Washington, D.C.

Week 8:
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August 31, 2012 | I spent my last week with NACDS in Denver, CO for the NACDS Pharmacy and Technology Conference. My time at the Conference was the highlight of my summer and I could not imagine a better way to wrap up my internship. It was satisfying to see all the work my colleagues and I did come […]

Week 7:
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August 21, 2012 | This week was all about polishing the knots and bolts of the projects I have been working on for the past month. As our team wrapped up preparation for the Pharmacy and Technology Conference, I revised scripts for the education sessions and organized materials for attendees. We had our staff briefing to go over our roles as NACDS […]

Week 6:
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August 14, 2012 | Busy week at the office continued as we wrapped up a couple projects and as we took some projects to the next level. A couple examples of my work this week were writing scripts for the Pharmacy and Technology Conference Education Sessions, researching programs, and finalizing selections and processing NACDS Foundation Million Hearts Grant initiatives. I […]

Week 5:
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August 5, 2012 | It is amazing how fast the summer seems to be flying by. Many of my friends and acquaintances are getting ready to leave the area in a week, and I only have three weeks left at NACDS and in DC to fit in as many experiences as possible! At NACDS, I continued to work on several projects for […]

Week 4:
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July 30, 2012 | This week, I had the opportunity to do some things I’ve been meaning to do since I arrived in DC. I toured the White House, spent time at the National Harbor with a recent Cornell grad; visited the Renwick Gallery, and met up with an old friend from high school who is also interning in […]

Week 3:
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July 24, 2012 | It was another fun week filled with off-site meetings! I attended a meeting at the American Pharmacist Association (APhA) Foundation with my boss and NACDS Foundation President, Kathleen Jaeger. It was interesting to see the similarities and differences of both foundations. I also learned about past collaborations between the two organizations in establishing Medication Therapy Management […]

Week 2:
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July 17, 2012 | I must begin this week’s blog by recognizing how amazing everyone is at NACDS. I started the week with a personal predicament and I could not be more grateful to have such supportive co-workers! I also had lunch with the NACDS President and CEO, Steve Anderson, and we talked a lot about Cornell. I always […]

Week 1:
National Association of Chain Drug Stores


July 10, 2012 | I could not have picked a more perfect day to kick-off my fellowship at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS). On my first day, the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act- one of the most significant Supreme Court decisions in history. Not only was it a once in a lifetime opportunity to […]