Stories from The Washington Center

Your time here isn't just about your internship. It's about the experiences you have, the friends you meet and the stories you tell when you return home.

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Anthony Kite, a unique blend of military and college skills.

VET Initiative Summer Solidified Anthony’s Career Path Leading to His Current Job

Anthony enlisted while still in high school, and served as a Marine before graduating college with honors. A…
Passion for Radio Led Navy Vet to An Internship and Promising Career Path

Passion for Radio Led Navy Vet to An Internship and Promising Career Path

Cedric is a Navy vet who has converted his passion for music and radio into a promising career…
Top 5 Places to Go in D.C. After 5 P.M.

Top 5 Places to Go in D.C. After 5 p.m.

D.C. is a wonderful place to live, filled with culture, museums, and an unmatched culinary scene. Unfortunately, D.C.…
5 Reasons Why D.C. Is A Great City for Sports Fans

5 Reasons Why D.C. Is A Great City for Sports Fans

With soccer, baseball, football, hockey and more, D.C. has a lot to offer on the sporting front. Whether…
Air Force Reservist, Rose Smith

Air Force Reservist Welcomed Opportunity to Step Out of Comfort Zone and Grow Her Network

Rose is an Air Force reservist that is studying and working in the same area she was trained…
From Corn Fields to City Crowds: How the Midwest Differs from D.C.

From Corn Fields to City Crowds: How the Midwest Differs from D.C.

Moving to a new region and new metro setting can be nerve-racking, especially if you do not know…
Raul giving a speech at VET reception.

Getting the Most Out of the VET Initiative Experience a Priority for Both Intern and His Internship Site

Once finding it difficult to “fit in,” Raul’s college experience as a member of the Pennsylvania Army National…
Elon's Sophia Diaz Shares Her TWC Experience

Elon's Sophia Diaz Shares Her TWC Experience [Video]

Theater major Sophia Diaz opens up about what inspired her to take part in a TWC internship during…
Ashley Gorbulja

How Student Vet Ashley Gorbulja's Internship Combined Her Passion for the Military with Her Educational Pursuits

Ashley describes her ongoing time in the National Guard as being in a state of constant transition from…
Top 5 Reasons A Journalism Major Should Intern in D.C.

Top 5 Reasons A Journalism Major Should Intern in D.C.

Journalism is a major and career path that requires experience and tenacity in order to be successful. Interning…
A Day in The Life of My TWC Roomate, ASU’s Suhey Ortega

A Day in The Life of My TWC Roomate, ASU’s Suhey Ortega

There are so many incredible people you meet in your time at TWC, but sometimes the most interesting…
Can't Miss Cities To Visit If You’re Interning in D.C.

Can't Miss Places To Visit If You’re Interning in D.C.

Washington, D.C., the political epicenter of America, has the good fortune of being located close to other beautiful…