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2010 PFIG Recipient Katie Barber

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Katie Barber
College of Arts & Sciences
English and Spanish Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Legal Aid Justice Center

Notes on the first week

Today marks the start of my second week interning at the Legal Aid Justice Center in Falls Church, VA. The past week has been a whirlwind...

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 Gregg Forse

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Gregg Forse
College of Arts & Sciences
History Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Pittsburgh Hilltop Alliance

Notes on the first week

Last week, I began working for the Pittsburgh Hilltop Alliance, an umbrella organization that brings together various smaller community organizations...

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 Danielle Murashige

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Danielle Murashige
College of Arts & Sciences
Human Biology Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internship: Drylands Natural Resources Center in Charlottesville

Notes on the first week

Like much of the rest of the world, the population growth in Africa is such that it is placing great strain on...

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 Ned Burns

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Ned Burns
College of Arts & Sciences
Undeclared Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Counterpart International

Notes on the first week

This summer, I’m interning for Counterpart International. Counterpart International is an American NGO that currently operates in 25 countries all...

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 Heather Hankley

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Heather Hankley
College of Arts & Sciences
Cognitive Science and French Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Enrichment Alliance of VA

Notes on the first week

During my first full week interning for the Enrichment Alliance, I worked as a facilitator at a nature-inspired art camp...

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 Kevin Pujanauski

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Kevin Pujanauski
College of Arts & Sciences
Politics Honors and Global Development Studies Major
2012 Graduation Year

Internsihp: IQ Consult

Notes on the first week

In the short amount of time I've been here so far, I've already seen a large number of the moving parts that make up IQ...

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 Hebah Fisher

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Hebah Fisher
College of Arts & Sciences
Global Development Studies Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Family Bank

Notes on the first week

I completed the first full week of my internship today. I’m working with the Family Bank, a new microfinance bank in Bahrain, a partner of...

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 Michelle Martin

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Michelle Martin
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: LA Department of Public Health

Notes on the first week

I’m finishing up my first week of work here in LA. It’s been pretty busy so far. Exploring LA has proven to be quite the adventure so far; it’s kind of...

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 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 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 Ted Karch

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Ted Karch
College of Arts & Sciences
Foreign Affairs and Economics Major
2011 Graduation Year

Internship: Dashan International

Notes on the first week

The organization I am working for, Dashan, is a non-profit organization aimed at increasing incomes for farmers and workers in rural...

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...

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