WMI Student Chases Passion for Human Rights

Looking back at his time at the Washington Media Institute, Owen Meech can honestly say he’s better for it. He’s more adventurous and vocal about human rights, but he wasn’t always that way. As a double major in Political Science and Journalism at Quinnipiac University, Owen knew Washington, D.C. would be the perfect fit to […]

There’s No Manual for This

By Director Amos Gelb It’s March in Washington and we are well into summer internship placement season: our annual rite of matching up students with perfect internships in the internship capital of the world. Here at WMI we focus exclusively on the media so, as you would expect, we deal with an ever-changing professional landscape. […]

Let’s Go to Work

by Louie Shearon I had almost no idea what to expect when it came to the workload of this program. When I talked with Jon Agnew about the program months before I came here, he told me it would be the hardest I’ve ever worked in my life. I tried to keep a straight face. […]