Stories from The Washington Center

Your time here isn't just about your internship. It's about the experiences you have, the friends you meet and the stories you tell when you return home.

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Courage Knows No Gender

Courage Knows No Gender

As a woman aspiring towards I career in politics, I have constantly been told that politics aren’t for…
Salsa with Silvia

Salsa with Silvia

This past Saturday, I signed up for a Salsa class at Salsa with Silvia, a dance studio in…
Navneet on her first day

Adjusting to the Intern Life

I started off feeling very small. Not knowing how to do the work I would be given was…
Row Houses in DC

The Unexpectedness of Being Homesick

“If this is your first time in a major city, stand up!” A handful of people stood up…

The Washington Center Hosts Gala 2014: Access and Opportunity

Celebrating Civic Engagement at the Association of American Colleges & Universities' 2014 Annual Conference

Seminar Brings Students from 46 Schools to DC to Attend Presidential Inauguration

TWC & New York Life Foundation Announce Universities Honored with Prestigious Civic Engagement Awards

Academic Quality of Internship Experiences at AAC&U Annual Conference

The Washington Center and the New York Life Foundation Honor Schools with Civic Engagement Awards

The Washington Center Receives $100,000 Scholarship Endowment from the Motorola Solutions Foundation

The Washington Center and New York Life Foundation Recognize Universities with Innovating and Successful Civic Engagement Programs