A Crucial Experience for a Political Science Major
Raychel Renna (AS, ’17) earned civic engagement hours on the Fall 2016 campaign trail. Interning for a Congressional campaign included developing volunteer recruitment strategy, designing flyers, assisting the Congressman at campaign events and speaking to New York District 24 voters about issues that are important to them,
As a political science major hoping to work on a campaign, this experience was crucial to Raychel’s understanding of the political process. Through this internship, she gained valuable insight into how campaign ground operations are run and learned the importance of engaging with potential voters. Overall, it has inspired and motivated Raychel to continue her work in politics.