2017 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.

AL – Sydney Ross
AL – Emma Turner
AR – Shreya Majagi
AR – Robert (Christian) Parker
AZ – Meena Venkataramanan
CA – Amira Chowdhury
CO – Tennyson (Tye) Brown-Wolf
CT – Isha Dalal
CT – Emily Sullivan
DC – John (Jack) Nugent
DE – Cyrus Shanehsaz
DODEA – John Casey
DODEA – Emma Rook
FL – Sydney Honeycutt
GA – Alvin Winston II
IA – Michael Moonjely
IA – Anuja Pharasi
ID – Kathy Min
ID – Ian Muir
IL – Gloria Oladipo
IL – Sung Keun (Shawn) Park
IN – Jake Ingoglia
IN – Rushi Patel
KS – John (Jack) Campbell
KS – Tel Wittmer
KY – Carmen (Madison) Cline
LA – Elisabeth McLaughlin
MA – Tony Shu
MD – David Polefrone
MI – Dale (Trip) Apley III
MI – Prathusha Yeruva
MN – Alexander Pavlicin
MN – Heather Weller
MO – Andrew Pogue
MS – Braeden Foldenauer
MS – Robert (Cade) Slaughter
MT – Mason Hutchinson
MT – Allison Reinhardt
NC – Joseph Chong
NC – Ryan Wallace
ND – Alyx Schmitz
ND – Ashlen Wright
NE – Matthew Fredricks
NH – Dennis Ruprecht, Jr
NJ – Ryan Zhang
NM – Irene Fernald
NV – Emmanuel Berrelleza
NV – Lauren Lim
NY – Sharon Lin
NY – Hannah Zimmerman
OH – Benjamin Duwve
OH – Nayan Rao
OK – Pranoy Behera
OK – Andrew Hill
PA – Morgan Vincent
RI – Maura Goss
RI – Eli O’Brien
SC – Lee Adi
SC – Douglas Stewart
SD – Amanda Finnegan
SD – Bridger Gordon
TN – Parin Bhaduri
TN – Sydney Rowell
TX – Ricky Cooks, Jr.
UT – Sabrina Ellis
UT – Carter Martindale
VA – Mazzen Shalaby
VA – Erin Sullivan
VT – A. J. Braverman
VT – Anneka Williams
WA – Chloe Dulaney
WA – Craig Robertson
WI – Ananda Deacon
WI – Mikayla Kelz
WV – Antonella Blanco
WV – Joseph Touma
WY – Grace Belize Anderson
WY – Nicole Sanders

See essays from 2016 here. See essays from 2015 here.