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The IWP Internship Experience: Katie Tomkiewicz

Publication Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

I recently finished my internship for The Institute of World Politics during the Summer 2015 semester. I am a senior undergraduate student, pursuing a career in counterterrorism intelligence, so when I discovered the IWP internship, I was excited about how closely it seemed to fit with my career aspirations.   {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Robert Lee

Publication Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

When I hear my fellow peers that work at Capitol Hill (or "Hillterns") discuss their internship experience, I am very grateful to have spent my summer internship at The Institute of World Politics. Instead of being sent to grab coffee constantly or sitting at a desk looking at social media with nothing to do, I found myself with something new and exciting to do every week at IWP.  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Basia Armstrong

Publication Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

As an International Relations student at King's College London in England with no prior work experience in Washington, D.C., I began my internship at The Institute of World Politics very unsure of what to expect.   {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: James Rolland

Publication Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

My first time visiting IWP, I remarked at how small it looked from the outside. I entered on the first day as bewildered and anxious as the other interns in the room. I didn't know at that time just how much I would love being in and working at this institution.  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Patrick Gallagher

Publication Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

The summer of 2015 gave me an opportunity for growth, which I can unreservedly say changed my life. The Institute of World Politics instilled in me a commitment to work in international politics, a deep appreciation for the instruments of global power, and a community of brilliant and dedicated individuals that became like a family away from home.  {read more}