By Kylie Jacobsen While walking in the halls of the White House this morning, I noticed a bunch of familiar faces staring down at me. The portraits of our past presidents and first ladies were so elaborate and beautiful, I instantly felt drawn to each one. I constantly looked to the walls and would point out …
By Austin Cannon The afternoon and night was all budget all the time at The Washington Center. One theme throughout our conversations with staff at The Concord Coalition and The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget was the federal budget’s main expenditure: entitlement programs.
With just a two days separating us from the Inauguration, the anticipation of it all is building up. To begin participating in this weekend’s festivities we all traveled to a different part of D.C. to help sort food for the local food bank.
As a self-prescribed shopping guru I have had a blast witnessing all the amazing street styles in D.C. From gorgeous pea coats, statement necklaces, leather boots to wool scarves, this city is filled with timeless and classic styles.
By Nathan Erickson Exploring Washington D.C. has been a dream of mine. History & our political system have always been interests of mine, & what better place to experience both than in Washington D.C.? This is why, when I saw the trip being offered through Drake, I knew that I had to do it.
By Kelly Tafoya The last time I was in Washington D.C. I was wearing that touristy name tag around my neck all the time. Being in seventh grade, it was probably reasonable to ask us to wear name tags around our necks like dogs in order to keep track of all 80 of us. It …
By Zachary Keller I have never been to Washington D.C., but my feelings towards my upcoming 11 days there can be summarized in three words: “I’m, very, excited.”
By Katherine Fritcke I have been excitedly anticipating this trip to Washington D.C. for a year. After hearing about the trip to D.C. offered through Drake, I knew I had to go. I have always had a passion for Washington D.C. – the politics, history, and journalism. All three of which are my favorite things.