Keeping Tradition Alive
Wolf Weimer knew that he wanted to study abroad during his time at Zeppelin University in Germany... His father suggested he check and see whether the "terrific program" he had attended in the 80s still existed.Full Story
WSP Student Interns at the World Bank
Sebastian Urthaler heard about the Washington Semester Program from an alumni in Germany. During his time in DC, Urthaler had the opportunity to intern at the World Bank.
Modern Day Renaissance Woman
Kaylah Simmons learned so much from the Washington Semester Program and her summer internship that she was encouraged to apply to the White House for the fall 2015 semester.
From Germany to Hillary
Johannes Trischler is a Washington Semester Program alumni who had the opportunity to work on Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign.
Fulbright Scholar Gets Her Start at AU
Lilly Maier fell in love with U.S. politics after watching Aaron Sorkin's West Wing, so she left the Ludwig Maximillian University in Munich to gain experience in DC through WSP.
From WSP to the White House in Two Years
When Kelsey Donohue arrived at the Washington Semester Program for the spring 2013 term, she was in her last term at Marist College, and she knew she had to have a paying job by the time the semester ended.