2015 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 – Christian Escalante
AL – Jordan Cozby
AR – Katherine M. Sanders
AZ – Grant Laufer
CA – Benjamin Beltran
CA – Dahkota Brown
CO – Brandon Lee
CO – Serene Singh
CT – Charles Sosnick
CT – Veronica Ma
DC – Mariah Stewart
DE – Mara Tazartus
DE – Paige Morrison
DODEA – David Neaverth
FL – Zachary Schroepfer
GA – Jacob Pierce
GA – Kylon Harris
HI – Aina Katsikas
HI – Christopher Kim
IA – Joshua Hughes
ID – Amanda Solomon
ID – Caitlin Lackey
IL – Devyn Rigsby
IL – Emily Johansson
IN – Daniel Green
KS – Britt Leake
KS – Stefan Petrovic
KY – Cyrus G. Dutton
KY – Samuel Miller
LA – Abhishek Shah
LA – Beverly Brown
MA – Jenna Wong
MA – William DiGravio
MD – Matthew Keating
IN – Katherine Hitchcock
ME – Andrew Sandweiss
ME – Muna Mohamed
MI – Talha Mirza
MN – David H. Jiang
MO – Cameron Leahy
MO – Sonia Ablatt
MS – Sidney Albritton
MT – Rosemarie McCormack
MT – Ian Descamps
NC – Victor Agbafe
ND – Andie Chandler
ND – Casondra Rutschke
NE – Elsa Knight
NE – Kristen Tomjack
NH – Devin McMahon
NM – Deanna Gutierrez
NM – Jonathan Salazar
NV – Evan Gong
NV – Greer Sullivan
OH – Elijah Lutz
OK – John Teague
OK – Mohamed Aly
OR – Reid Rubsam
PA – Catherine Zhang
PA – Nathan Bonham
SC – Curtis Leonard
SC – Trevor Owens
SD – Gerald Fraas
TN – Dallas McCash
TN – Ian Seal
TX – Jocelyn E. Hernandez
TX – Vance Vaughan
UT – Anna Bryner
VA – Caleb Visser
WA – Monica Garcia
WI – Mara Matovich
WI – Vishal Narayanaswamy
WV – Genna (Yihang) Liu
WY – Eben Cowger