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Two from Durham selected for White House internships

Posted October 4, 2010

The White House released the list Monday of those selected as interns in the fall 2010 semester. It includes four students from North Carolina.

They are:

  • Melissa Wiesner, of Durham, a student at Duke University
  • Camille McGirt, of Durham, a student at Hampton University in Virginia
  • Anup Engineer, of Charlotte, a student at North Carolina State University
  • Michael McSwain, of Shelby, a student at Appalachian State University

Interns work in one of several White House departments, including the Office of Cabinet Affairs, the Office of the Chief of Staff, the Office of Scheduling and Advance, the Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, the Office of Health Reform, the Office of Legislative Affairs, the Office of Management and Administration, the Office of White House Counsel, the Office of Political Affairs, the Office of Energy and Climate Change, the National Economic Council, the Office of Presidential Correspondence, the Office of Presidential Personnel, the Communications Department, the Domestic Policy Council, the Office of the First Lady, and the Office of the Vice President.

Others named to the internship program are:

Ruth Adu-Gyamfi. Hometown: Bloomington, MN; University of Minnesota, MN.
Teresa Almanza. Hometown: Fennville, MI; Michigan State University, MI.
Nadiaa Ansari. Hometown: Edicott, NY; SUNY- Buffalo, NY.
Jeremy Avila. Hometown: San Jose, CA; UCLA-Law, CA.
Matthew Barnett. Hometown: Long Beach, CA; California State University, CA.
Noam Bar-Zemer. Hometown: Providence RI; Sarah Lawrence College, NY.
Mary Baskerville. Hometown: McLean, VA; James Madison, VA.
Emily Berret. Hometown: Sinking Spring, PA; Alvernia University, PA.
Noelle Beydoun. Hometown: Glendale, AZ; Arizona State University, AZ.
Eleanor Blume. Hometown: Berkley, CA; Wellesley College, CA.
Tramaine Brown. Hometown: Spartanburn, SC; Wofford College, SC.
Ryan Brown. Hometown: Austin, TX; University of Texas at Austin, TX.
Mark Callanan. Hometown: Fairport, NY; SUNY-Geneseo, NY.
Howard Campbell. Hometown: Mount Vernon, NY; Morehouse College, GA.
Cassandra Campbell. Hometown: Lorton, VA; Virginia State University, VA.
Alli Chandra. Hometown: Lincoln, NE; Harvard University, MA.
May Chiang. Hometown: Washington, DC; Georgetown University Law, DC.
Chynna Clayton. Hometown: Miami, FL; University of FL, FL.
Matthew Cohen-Price. Hometown: Oakland, CA; Goucher College, MD.
Priscilla Cortez. Hometown: Houston, TX; University of Texas at Austin, TX.
Stephanie Cotta. Hometown: Galt, CA; University of California Davis, CA.
Julie Crocker. Hometown: Franklin, KY; Centre College, KY.
Patrick Cunnane. Hometown: Jenkintown, PA; University of Miami, FL.
Casey Davis-Van Atta Hometown: Poughkeepsie, NY; Pomona College, CA.
Kelly Doohan. Hometown: Webster, NY; Stony Brook University, NY.
Clay Dumas. Hometown: Sherman Oaks, CA; Harvard College, MA.
Katherine Farley. Hometown: Rye, NY; Harvard University, MA.
Marvin Figueroa. Hometown: Bronx, NY; Harvard Graduate School, MA.
Tina Fletcher. Hometown: Plumerville, AR; University of Arkansas, AR.
Kyle Flood. Hometown: Arlington, VA; Ball State University, IN.
Matthew Foerster. Hometown: Silver Spring, MD; St. Mary’s College, MD.
Victoria Foreman. Hometown: Austin, TX; University of Texas at Austin, TX.
Benjamin Forer. Hometown: Encino, CA; Syracuse University, NY.
Jonathan Gonzalez. Hometown: Elgin, IL; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL.
Ximena Gonzalez. Hometown: Brownsville, TX; University of Texas at Austin, TX.
Kiren Gopal. Hometown: Aliso Viejo, CA; UCLA-Law, CA.
Lauren Goudeaux. Hometown: Fair Oaks, CA; California State University-Sacramento, CA
Jonathan Gould. Hometown: Newton, MA; Harvard College, MA.
Kyle Gracey. Hometown: Johnstown, PA; University of Chicago, IL.
Michelle Grau. Hometown: Newell, IA; Iowa State University, IA.
Guthrie Graves-Fitzsimmons. Hometown: Houston, TX; American University, DC.
Justin Greenberg. Hometown: Ashland, OR; Whitman College, WA.
Kyla Griffith. Hometown: East Dennis, MA; Boston University, MA.
Taylor Grove. Hometown: Oklahoma City, OK; UCLA-Law
Avery Halfon. Hometown: New York, NY; Stanford University, CA.
Bess Hanish. Hometown: Amherst, MA; Amherst College, MA.
Hannah Hankins. Hometown: Madison, MN; American University, DC.
Jordan Harp. Hometown: Nevada City, CA; UCLA, CA.
Anne Harris. Hometown: Hampton, VA; University of VA, VA.
Edward Haubrich. Hometown: Columbus, OH; University of Minnesota, MN.
Catherine Hendricks. Hometown: Alexandria, VA; Penn State University, PA.
Brian Highsmith. Hometown: Louisville, KY; Furman University, SC.
Timothy Hoffman. Hometown: Greenwood Village, CO; Bucknell University, PA.
Abby Hogan. Hometown: Bedford, NH; George Washington University, DC.
Emily Hogin. Hometown: Washington, D.C.; Harvard College, MA.
Frances Holuba. Hometown: Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ; University of Virginia, VA.
Samuel Houshower. Hometown: Berkeley, CA; UC Berkeley School of Law, CA.
Harut Hovsepyan. Hometown: Burbank, CA; University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, CA.
Dane Hudson. Hometown: Beloit, WI; University of Iowa, IA
Scott Jacobs. Hometown: Farmington Hills, MI; University of Michigan, MI.
Zaina Javaid. Hometown: Monroe, MI; University of Michigan, MI.
Jill Jefferson. Hometown: Taylorsville, MS; University of Virginia, VA.
Rebecca Johnson-Stone. Hometown: Columbia, MD; University of Maryland University College, MD.
Randall Judt. Hometown: Largo, FL; George Mason University, VA.
Alexander Karjeker. Hometown: Houston, TX; Georgetown University, DC.
Leah Katz-Hernandez. Hometown: Montgomery Village, MD; Gallaudet University, DC.
Lauren Khouri. Hometown: Avon, OH; Saint Louis University, MS.
Lisa Kohn. Hometown: Skokie, IL; Washington University, MS.
Jacqueline Koo. Hometown: Tokyo, Japan; Georgetown University, D.C.
Danielle Lazarowitz. Hometown: New Haven, CN; New York University, NY.
Esther Lee. Hometown: Leavenworth KS; University of California, Davis School of Law, CA.
Gina Lee. Hometown: Upper Brookville, NY; Boston University, MA.
Sara Locke. Hometown: Clinton Township, MI; Kalamazoo College, MI.
Hilary Low. Hometown: South Pasadena, CA; University of California-Riverside, CA.
Alexander Maasry. Hometown: Woodside, CA; Stanford University, CA.
John Madans. Hometown: Los Angeles, CA; University of California-Berkeley, CA.
Ramzy Mardini. Hometown: Huber Heights, OH; University of Chicago, IL.
Rachel Martin. Hometown: Chelmsford, MA; George Washington University, DC.
Kevin McCarthy. Hometown: Belmont, MA; Harvard University, MA.
Jesse McCormick. Hometown: Wayland, MA; Tufts University, MA.
Daniel Meurer. Hometown: La Canada, CA; Georgetown University, DC.
Kimberly Miller. Hometown: Jacksonville, FL; Florida State University, FL.
Matthew Miller. Hometown: Tacoma, WA; Gonzaga University, WA.
Spencer Millsap. Hometown: Austin, TX; Texas State University, TX.
Alex Mitchell. Hometown: Damascus, MD; George Mason University, VA.
Daniel Mullen. Hometown: Pittsburg, PA; University of Colorado at Boulder, CO.
Mark Munro. Hometown: Beaverton, OR; Claremont McKenna College, CA.
Ariel Murphy. Hometown: Ontario, CA; Dartmouth College, NH.
Ryan Nees. Hometown: Kokomo, IN; Yale University, CT.
Eugene Nho. Hometown: Bloomington, IN; Stanford University, CA.
Vera Maureen Njuguna. Hometown: Kent, WA; Seattle Pacific University, WA.
H. Savala Nolan. Hometown: Oakland, CA; University of California, Berkley Law, CA.
Conor O’Brien. Hometown: Granite Bay, CA; Santa Clara University, CA.
Claire Olszewski. Hometown: Potomac, MD; Northwestern University, IL.
Oscar Padilla. Hometown: El Paso, TX; University of Notre Dame, IN.
Blake Peterson. Hometown: Arroyo Seco, NM; London School of Economics, England, UK.
Damon Porter. Hometown: Washington, DC; University of Chicago, IL.
Lance Pyburn. Hometown: Comanche, TX; University of Texas at Austin, TX.
Antoinette Rangel. Hometown: The Bronx, NY; Northeastern University School of Law, MA.
Celia Rhoads. Hometown: Washington, DC; University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, MI.
Elspeth Rollert. Hometown: Chicago, IL; Georgetown University, DC.
Jonathan Ross-Harrington. Hometown: Stony Brook, NY; Yale University, CT.
Maxwell Samis. Hometown: Chesterfield, MO; University of Missouri, MO.
Roque Sanchez. Hometown: Los Lunas, NM; Rice University, TX.
Henry Schleifer. Hometown: Camden, DE; Brandeis University, MA.
Adam Scholl. Hometown: Washington, DC; Bard College, NY.
William Sealy. Hometown: New York, NY; College of William and Mary, VA.
Patrick Senat. Hometown: Brooklyn, NY; Wesleyan University, CT.
Joy Shanaberger. Hometown: Plymouth, MI; Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL.
Christina Sivret. Hometown: Barre, VT; University of Hawaii Law, HI.
Adrian Snead. Hometown: San Antonio, TX; George Washington University Law School, DC.
Rod Solaimani. Hometown: Acworth, GA; Georgetown University, DC.
Esmeralda Soria. Hometown: Lindsay, CA; University of California, Davis, CA.
Joseph St. George. Hometown: Youngstown, OH; The Catholic University of America, DC.
Shane Stephens-Romero. Hometown: Irvine, CA; University of California-Irvine, CA.
Molly Swenson. Hometown: Seattle, WA; Harvard University, MA.
Rebecca Targan. Hometown: West Bloomfield, MI; University of Michigan, MI.
Jason Tengco. Hometown: Merced, CA; University of California-Los Angeles, CA.
Matthew Texler. Hometown: Bowie, MD; University of Maryland-College Park, MD.
Daniel Tick. Hometown: Delmar, NY; Emerson College, MA.
Michael Tubbs. Hometown: Stockton, CA; Stanford University, CA.
Matt Tully. Hometown: Chicago, IL; Georgetown University, DC.
Elizabeth Tydings. Hometown: Ashburn, VA; University of Virginia, VA.
Joseph Unger. Hometown: Urbana, IL; Kalamazoo College, MI.
Josefina Villanueva. Hometown: Hammond, IN; Butler University, IN.
Lauren Vrazilek. Hometown: Agoura Hills, CA; University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.
Rachel Wallace. Hometown: Norfolk, VA; College of William and Mary, VA.
Emily Wazlak. Hometown: Queens, NY; Mount Holyoke College, MA.
Nicholas Wertsch. Hometown: St. Louis, MO; Georgetown University, DC.
Randolph Wiggins. Hometown: Newark, NJ; UCLA-Law, CA.
Heather Wilkinson. Hometown: San Jose, CA; University of California-Los Angeles, CA.
Ashley Williams. Hometown: Tallahassee, FL; Georgetown University, DC.
Peter Wilson. Hometown: Staten Island, NY; George Washington University, VA.
Shannon Woods. Hometown: Burlington, IA; International Academy of Design and Technology-Chicago, IL.
Melissa Youssef. Hometown: Newport Coast, CA; Westmont College, CA.
Jonathan Zlotogorski. Hometown: New York, NY; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.

 

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  • debnamdavis Oct 6, 2010

    Congrats to all the students!

  • DowntownGirl Oct 6, 2010

    Congratulations to these four young adults! Too bad this is lost at the bottom of the page instead of included in the "important" stories at the top of your page.