UC Washington Academic Internship Program

2007-2008 Participants


Perveen Chattha
Biology Gender Public Advocacy Coalition
Jennifer Doyle
Business Administration and Psychology
Asia America Initiative
Jennifer Garcia
Political Science/Law & Society
Congressional Office of Susan Davis
Christohper Jeong
Business Administration
Center for American Progress
Rachelle Jung
Political Science
DC Office of the Attorney General
Damian Lee
Sociology/Law & Society
DC Metropolitan Police Department
Lauren Matthews Liberal Studies
National Education Association
Aislinn Miller
US Navy Museum at the US Naval Historical Center
Silas Molino History
The Hudson Institute
Jennifer Naranjo
Business Administration
Alliance of Artists and Record Companies
David Quntanar
Sociology/Law & Society
UC Office of Federal Governmental Relations
Kyle Rainsberry
Business Administration
Office of the Chief Administrative Officer, US House of Representatives
Bertha Romero*
Congressional Office of Grace Napolitano
Chai Saelee
Business Administration
US Treasury Office, Office of Debt Management
Crystal Stewart
Psychology/Law & Society
Congressional Office of Dennis Cardoza
Melody Wu
Environmental Science
Progressive Policy Institute
Tiffany Young
Political Science
US Ukraine Foundation
Marita Zamora Psychology/Law & Society
Senatorial Office of Dianne Feinstein
Munazzah Zubair
Liberal Studies
Public Education Network

*Matsui Fellowship Award winner


Ashley Bosch Political Science Office of Congressman Ken Calvert
Nicole Cecchini English U.S. Chamber Foundation
Cherell Cottrell-Daniels Environmental Science U.S. Department of Health
Aundria Davis Sociology Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Nazik Hasan Political Science Center for American Progress
Joan Lee Business Administration U.S. Agency for International Development
Kenneth McCandless Business Administration TechNet

Shakeena Melbourne

Political Science/International Affairs Office of the Attorney General

Kaci Newman

Psychology and Ethnic Studies American Federation of Teachers
Solida Nguon Sociology Meridian International Center
Jerry Putsawatanachai Business Administration A.G. Edwards
Oliver Rodriguez English Organization of Chinese Americans
Sabrina Saltzman Political Science/International Affairs Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto
Jennifer Tolentino English Office of the Attorney General
Keona Upshaw English American Federation of Teachers
Steven Wilson Political Science/Administrative Studies Office of Congressman Darrell Issa
Tam Yee Political Science Hillary Clinton for President Campaign
Jennifer Yoo* Pre-Business Office of Congressman Ed Royce

*Matsui Fellowship Award winner


Lily Chen Economics/Administrative Studies Asia America Initiative
Benedict Gonong Biology Office of Congressman Joe Sestak
Jennifer Herren Business Administration Naval Historical Center
Imtiaz Kalyan Environmental Science Environmental Protection Agency
Christopher Kober Political Science CNN
Tom Putsawatanachai Business Administration AG Edwards
Julieta Ramos Anthropology & Art History LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc.
Mark Reese Chemistry Naval Research Lab
Philip Sriployrung Art The Kennedy Center
Kim Tran Interdisciplinary Studies Asia America Initiative



Kathryn Benjamin English Rape Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)
Jared Davis Sociology/Adminstrative Studies UC Office of Federal Governmental Relations
Christine Dexter Sociology/Law & Society Corporation for National and Community Service
Marina Escobedo Political Science National Association of Regional Councils
Francis Hollowell International Affairs/Business Economics House Committee of Veteran's Affairs
Jeannine Johns Sociology HeadFirst Summer Sports and Day Camps
Annie Liu Biology National Institutes of Health - Unit on Growth and Obesity
Sarah Nodelman Creative Writing International Child Art Foundation
Minette Rivera Biology Smithsonian Summer Camps
Christina Soto Political Science The Raben Group, LLP
Waldo Tapia Political Science Department of Labor, Veteran's Department
Vanessa Wong Business Administration Federal Reserve Board

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Undergraduate Education

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