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2010 PFIG Recipient Carolyn Browder

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Carolyn Browder
College of Arts & Sciences
Undeclared Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Plimoth Plantation

Notes on the first week

Today I completed my third day of work at Plimoth Plantation (yes, this is the correct spelling), and I have already seen and done so much! First of...

2010 PFIG Recipient Marcus Hall

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Marcus Hall
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Africa y su Diaspora

Notes on the first week

The organization that I’m working for is called Africa y su Diaspora. This organization focuses on human rights for Afro-Argentineans and African...

2010 PFIG Recipient Dylan Priddy

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Dyaln Priddy
College of Arts & Sciences
Spanish Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Youth Life Foundation

Notes on the first week

I just finally completed the first week of my internship and I can’t wait for Monday to arrive! The bell finally rang for summer at the local public...

2010 PFIG Recipient Emma Dupont

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Emma Dupont
College of Arts and Sciences
Foreign Affairs and Environmental Thought & Practice Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Albemarle County Public Schools, Building Services Department

Notes on the first week

My first week at my internship has absolutely fulfilled my...

2010 PFIG Recipient Kevin Klembczyk

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Kevin Klembczyk
School of Engineering and Applied Science and College of Arts & Sciences
Biomedical Engineering and Economics Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Engineering World Health

Notes on the first week

For the next two months I will be participating in the Engineering World...

2010 PFIG Recipient Melissa Bender

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Melissa Bender
College of Arts & Sciences
Foreign Affairs Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: The Global Environment Facility

Notes on the first week

My internship with the Communications Department of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) started a week later than those of my...

2010 PFIG Recipient Kristen Gardner

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Kristen Gardner
College of Arts & Sciences
Foreign Affairs Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Bureau of Western Hemispheric Affairs

Notes on the first week

My name is Kristen Gardner and I currently intern for the U.S. Department of State in Lima, Peru. I specifically work in the...

2010 PFIG Recipient Sam Pepper

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Sam Pepper
School of Architecture
Architecture Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Smith-Miller + Hawkins Architects LLP

Notes on the first week

The heat, crowds and smell of New York City in July is a shock to the senses. Today it is expected to reach 90F in the shade. Despite the...

2010 PFIG Recipient Evan Davis

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Evan Davis
College of Arts and Sciences
Undeclared Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: International Association of Fire Chiefs

Notes on the first week

This week has been a very exciting one; I’ve officially begun as a lobbyist. Once I arrived at the International Association of Fire...

2010 PFIG Recipient Komal Karnik

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Komal Karnik
College of Arts and Sciences
Biology and Psychology Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: US Public Interest Research Group

Notes on the first week

I breathed a sigh of relief as I stepped off the elevator and through the glass door at the Washington D.C. office of U.S. Public...

2010 PFIG Recipient Rosa Bauer-Moshi

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Rosa Bauer-Moshi
College of Arts & Sciences
Human Biology and Anthropology Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship:  The Aurum Institute

Notes on the first week

I landed in South Africa on January 26th unsure of what to expect, but full of excitement and anticipation. I was going to spend...

2010 PFIG Recipient Lilly Frost

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Lilly Frost
College of Arts & Sciences
Political & Social Thought Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Stimson Center

Notes on the first week

Hi! My name is Lilly Frost and I am interning at the Henry L. Stimson Center this summer. The Stimson Center is an independent, nonprofit,...

2010 PFIG Recipient Haley Pack

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Haley Pack
College of Arts & Sciences
Environmental Thought & Practice and Economics Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: VA Department of Game & Inland Fisheries

Notes on the first week

Hello! My name is Haley Pack and I am working for the Virginia Department of Game and...

2010 PFIG Recipient Becky Cooper

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Becky Cooper
McIntire School of Commerce and College of Arts & Sciences
Commerce and Spanish Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Foundation for Sustainable Devlopment

Notes on the first week

I arrived in Cochabamba, Bolivia about two weeks ago. The first week I spent orienting myself...

2009 PFIG Recipient Patrick Ahern

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Patrick Ahern
School of Nursing
Nursing 
2011 Graduation Year

Internship:  Human Rights Campaign Foundation in Washington, DC

I am a rising third year Nursing major interning this summer with the Family Project of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation in Washington, DC. The Human Rights Campaign is...

2009 PFIG Recipient Stephanie Hull

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Stephanie Hull
College of Arts & Sciences
Foreign Affairs and Public Policy 
2010 Graduation Year 

Internship: US Consulate in China

Notes on the first week 

This summer, I am working for the Department of State at the US Consulate in Shenyang, China . Shenyang is the largest city in...

2009 PFIG Recipient Tyler Duke

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Tyler Duke 
College of Arts & Sciences 
Foreign Affairs and Middle Eastern Studies 
2010 Graduation Year

Internship: US Department of Defense in Washington, DC

Notes on the first week 

I’ve just finished up my first two weeks of my unpaid internship at the U.S. Department of Defense,...

2009 PFIG Recipient Charlie Redmon

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Charlie Redmon
College of Arts & Sciences
Undeclared Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Institute for Field Research Expeditions

Notes on the first week

At the Bal Bhavan School in Jaipur, I teach 20-30 boys and girls ages 6-12, Tuesday through Saturday every week. The school is run...

2009 PFIG Recipient Whitney Hayes

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Whitney Hayes 
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology, African American & African Studies
2010 Graduation Year 

Internship: Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville

Notes on the first week 

The Legal Aid Justice Center presents a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere the second that you...

2009 PFIG Recipient Victoria White

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Victoria White
College of Arts & Sciences
German Major
2010 Graduation Year

Internship: Alzheimer's Association Central & Western Virginia

Notes on the first week

June 3rd, 2009 was the first day of my internship at the Alzheimer’s Association, where I, Victoria "Tori" White,...

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