Law & Criminal Justice | The Washington Center

Law & Criminal Justice

TWC housing

 

TWC housing

This track prepares students for careers in law or law enforcement and exposes them to the many professional opportunities in these fields. Program participants will have the chance to learn more about the work being done by law enforcement agencies, government legal offices, private law firms and associations in a variety of practice areas—including criminal prosecution and defense, civil rights, consumer protection, family law and immigration. Students will gain insight into how the different branches of government enact, implement, and enforce laws while also having the opportunity to engage with professionals in their areas of interest. The Motorola Solutions Foundation provides scholarships for qualifying LCJ students.

Past Programming Activities

• FBI
• Private law offices
• Department of Homeland Security
• Interpol
• US Marshals Service
• Supreme Court

Student Testimonial

Tiffany Thibodeau

“I learned about ways I could make a difference in my field through career options I had never thought of. I also was able to explore law schools in the D.C. area and take a tour on presidential assassinations.”

-Tiffany Thibodeau, Intern with International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, Anna Maria College, Spring 2016

Experience a Day in the Life of an Intern at The Washington Center

Learn More