2016 Student Delegate Essays

Each year after Washington Week the USSYP student delegates are asked to submit an essay reflecting upon their experience. Excerpts from selected essays are then published in the annual USSYP Yearbook for distribution to all senators, speakers and students. Unedited essays from all students who submitted them are available here.

AK – Kiera O’Brien
AK – Lucas Arthur
AL – Steven Higgins
AR – Anna Cunningham
AR – Hannah Robbins
CA – Emily Lu
CA – Zena Meyer
CO – Deanna Christensen
CT – Alexandra Prendergast
CT -Durga Rathi
DC – Brian Contreras
DC – Max Finkelpearl
DE – Charles Megginson
DE – Laura Wagner
DoDEA – Kyelee Fitts
DoDEA – Aanand Shah
FL – Nii Soja Torto
GA – Meredith McCain
HI – Zachary Espino
IA – Beau Ragland
IA – Timothy Foley
ID – Ashlynn Hall
ID – Mark Jerome
IL – Corbin Robinson
IL – Kiley Marron
IN – Alex Yom
IN – Brooke Hanes
KS – Andrew Figueiredo
KS – Jared Long
KY – Catilin Hertzendorf
LA – Cade Herman
MA – Hari Kumar
MA – Jake Jackowski
ME – Lexie Jamieson
MI – Caroline Yapp
MN – Dasom Ham
MO – Helene Slinker
MO – Meghana Bharadwaj
MS – Jackson Wilkins
MT – Arthur Pettit
MT – Mollie Lemm
NC – Abigail Scholer
NC – Walter Jackson
ND – Alexis Vannett
ND – Sara Hatlewick
NE – Paige Wergin
NE – Sean Lynch
NH – Diab Eid
NJ – Mahishan Gnanaseharan
NM – David Rivero
NV – Katherine Krolicki
NV – Miranda Cross
NY – Benjamin Sorkin
OH – Lillian Lin
OH – Richard Hwang
OK – Matthew Welborn
OK – Nathan Levit
OR – Jessica Cobian
PA – Luke Myers
RI – Zachary Johnson
SC – Quadri Bell
SD – Caroline Moriarty
SD – Manaal Ali
TN – Claire Barnett
TN – Justin Cross
TX – Cesia Flores
TX – Corina Lobo
UT – Ellie McDonald
VA – Jack Shangraw
VA – Monica Marciano
VT – Ethan McCollister
VT – Marisa Sylvester
WA – Hashwinder Singh
WA – Lucy Ma
WI – Alesha Guenther
WV – Adrien Inman
WY – Joshua Calvert
WY – Madeline Moreno

See essays from 2015 here.