The IWP Internship Experience: Taralyn Thrasher

For the summer, I was able to work under Michelle Watson, Vice President for Corporate Relations for IWP and program manager for the Cyber Intelligence Initiative (CII). The program had just officially launched a week before I arrived, so I was able to help build it for future students and interns.

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The IWP Internship Experience: Quinn Phillips

In my eight weeks at the Institute of World politics I looked forward to coming into the office every day. As an Events and Communications Intern, I assisted in the planning and execution of IWP’s events, as well as a variety of long-term communications projects.

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The IWP Internship Experience: Daniel Staiber

My internship experience here at IWP (The Institute of World Politics) will shortly be coming to an end. It feels like the semester went by so fast, but upon reflection, I truly had an unprecedented chance to do so much. I can honestly say that IWP provided the opportunity for me to grow and learn…

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The IWP Internship Experience: Patrick Gallagher

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…

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The IWP Internship Experience: Edward Sieban

There is a unique and exciting atmosphere at IWP. I had just finished another internship and was expecting to do the monotonous, “intern required” tasks that I had done before, but I was ecstatic to realize that this wasn’t the case.

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The IWP Internship Experience: Katie Tomkiewicz

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. 

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The IWP Internship Experience: Robert Lee

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…

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The IWP Internship Experience: Heather Thompson

My internship at IWP has been a fantastic experience and an opportunity for which I will be forever grateful. I met and learned from so many great people over the course of this summer and appreciate how each one has contributed to making this internship meaningful for me.

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