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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Felicia Reyes

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Felicia Reyes was an Undergraduate Public Service Scholar in 2016, when she interned with the Children’s Defense Fund. Where are you from? Los Angeles, California Where did you go to school? What did you study? I completed my undergraduate studies at the University of Southern California where I studied American studies & ethnicity. What was the best part of your internship? I…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Sana Johnson

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Sana Johnson was an Undergraduate Public Service Scholar in 2016, when she interned at the Department of Justice in the Strategic Communications Office for the Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys. Where are you from? St. Louis, Missouri  Where did you go to school? What did you study? I studied international relations and history at Boston University.  What was the best part…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Ryan Corbett

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Ryan Corbett was a Graduate Public Service Scholar in the summer of 2016, when she interned at the Caribbean Protection Unit at the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees. Where are you from? Boston, MA Where did you go to school? What did you study? I studied philosophy and comparative religions when I was an undergraduate at Dickinson College. I also received a master’s…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Jessica McDonald

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Jessica McDonald was a Graduate Public Service Scholar in the summer of 2016, when she interned at the U.S. Department of Energy in the Office of International Affairs.  Where are you from? Doylestown, PA Where did you go to school? What did you study? I attended Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment where I obtained a Masters in Environmental Management with…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Ellie Fratt

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Ellie Fratt was a STEM Scholar in 2016, when she interned at the Department of Chemical Biology and Therapeutics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Where are you from? Ashland, Wisconsin Where did you go to school? What did you study? Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee. I am a Neuroscience major and Chemistry and Religious Studies double minor. What was the best…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Emily Mediate

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Emily Mediate was an Undergraduate Public Service Scholar in 2015, when she interned for the U.S. Department of State in the Bureau of African Affairs, Ethiopia desk. Where are you from? Colorado Springs, Colorado Where did you go to school? What did you study? University of Notre Dame, B.A. 2015 in Africana Studies and Health Studies University of Oxford, MSc 2017…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Racquel Sohasky

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Racquel Sohasky was a STEM Scholar in 2016 when she interned for the Perioperative Clinical Research Institute in the Department of Anesthesiology at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Where are you from? Sylvania, OH Where did you go to school? What did you study? I graduated from Carthage College in Kenosha, WI with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and a minor…

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Catching Up with Past Scholars: Erin Marshall

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Erin Marshall was an Undergraduate Scholar in 2015 when she interned for the Democratic National Committee (DNC). Where are you from? Frankfort, Kentucky Where did you go to school? What did you study? I attended Wake Forest University, where I studied politics and international affairs. What was the best part of your internship? My internship left me with lifelong connections that…

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