AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

At my host site things get busy quick, who knew so much work went into organizing film festivals? However, it remains to be a passion project for many members of the team here, which makes AFI an encouraging organization to work with. The commute is a bit rough, but to quote the Beatles, "It's getting … Continue reading AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center


WEEK 1 BLOG – Expectations and Getting Started

This summer I will be calling C-SPAN's production studio my home, starting on June 8th. Although C-SPAN makes use of government cameras in government buildings, the studio frequently hosts guest speakers, as well as original programming every week. This is where I will more than likely be spending the majority of my time over the … Continue reading WEEK 1 BLOG – Expectations and Getting Started

Week 1

On Wednesday, I started my Research and Communications internship at the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI). PRRI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public opinions research organization that conducts surveys about a wide variety of issues. They sort of take America's temperature on hot-button topics at the intersection of religion and politics. Their provide this research to public so people … Continue reading Week 1

The National LGBTQ Task Force

The National LGBTQ Task Force is an organization that deals chiefly with organization and outreach with regard to the LGBTQ community. Its actions range from meeting with and aiding the efforts of smaller, more overtly grassroots activist organizations (not always LGBTQ; the Task Force also engages in reproductive, racial, and disability justice - along with … Continue reading The National LGBTQ Task Force

National Endowment for the Arts

My first three days at the National Endowment for the Arts have demonstrated the importance of a workplace full of passionate people. The office here is vehemently committed to upholding the standards and practice of all art forms across all levels. So far, I've been involved with projects that span from using art in veterans' … Continue reading National Endowment for the Arts