Every semester students from Indiana University live, work and take classes in Washington, DC. These are a few of their stories.
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Volunteering in New York City

Volunteering in New York City

Washington, DC was not hit hard by Hurricane Sandy and all of us WLP students had no issues during the storm. However, many people in New York and New Jersey were faced with extreme conditions that damaged their homes and parks. This past weekend I decided to take a bus to Queens, New York and...
My Parents Visit!

My Parents Visit!

This past weekend I was fortunate to enough to have my parents come visit me in Washington, DC.  Knowing that they had never been to DC before I wanted to ensure that they had the best experience possible not only seeing the many landmarks but to also have fun witnessing some of DC’s unique culture.  ...
Networking Essentials

Networking Essentials

A lot of people say that getting an internship or that first job out of college is “all about who you know not what you know.” There is no doubt in my mind that the statement is true in many cases; however, that phrase fails to detail how one can actually get to “know” the...
The Sun Never Sets on Freedom

The Sun Never Sets on Freedom

The first two weeks I have spent in Washington, DC have been filled with fun and excitement.  My busy schedule interning full time while taking two challenging SPEA courses is teaching me excellent time management skills as well as the ability to complete my work more efficiently.  I am currently interning at the Department of...