Mentorships

“O The Places You’ll Go”

Oh the places they’ve been. Look at how versatile and individualized a Reagan Fellowship can become.

 

Meagan Minner

Worked for District Justice Sue Meyerscough Appelliate Court Judge for Illinois’ 4th District

Springfield, Illinois, Spring 2011

 

Dan Bolsen

Big Ten Tournament & Division of Intercollegiate Athletics, University of Illinois, Indianapolis, IN and Champaign, IL

March, May-June

 

Aaron Case

Santa Telca Hospital, La Libertdad, El Salvador

June-July

 

Brent Glass

Sagamore Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana

July-August

 

Travis Huber

Hawaii Robotics Organizing Committee, Honolulu, Hawaii

May-June

 

Mark Kline

Engineering World Health Summer Institute, San Jose, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Honduras

June-July

 

Laylah Lopez

Christian Hospital of Mungeli, Mungeli, India

July-August

 

Kate Mills

Youth for Understanding – Foreign Exchange Program, Santigo, Chile

June-July

 

Seth Quansah

RAD-AID at John Hopkins, Baltimore, Maryland

December-January

 

Katie Rowen

USO, Washington, D.C.

May-July

 

Riana Riffle

Christian Hospital of Mungeli, Mungeli, India

July-August

 

Casey Schumacker

Dakota Discovery Museum and DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery and Archives

Mitchell and Spearfish, South Dakota

 

Liz Hoff

St. Elizabeth Hospital, Appleton, Wisconsin

Summer 2009

 

Chelsea Jean

Internship, United Way Counseling Center , Flanagan, Illinois

Spring 2010

 

Shalea Otto

Mentorship with Jay Hoffman, Producer and Reagan Legacy Foundation Board Member

Los Angeles, California

 

Katie Rowen

Worked with Manager of Initiative & Events, Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, Simi Valley, California

May – June 2010

 

Luke Whitaker

Mentored under Robert Johnson, Kirk for Senate Campaign, Northbrook, Illinois

Spring 2009

 

Aaron Case

Worked with a Doctor for Internal Medicine, Pulmonology, Allergist, Sleep Medicine, Rescue Service, Bitburg, Germany

May – June 2010

 

Chelsea Jean

Internship, Peoria Area Cancer Center, Peoria, Illinois

Fall 2009

 

Seth Quansah

Worked with a Doctor at Tema General Hospital, Explored causes of hypertension, Tema, Ghana

May – June 2010

 

Chalae Jean

International Health Care Development Program, Vladimir, Russia, Coordination of a Mission Trip

Summer 2009

 

Ellie Schneider

Interned in an Agency Field Office State Farm Insurance -Great Lakes Zone Summer Agency Program, East Peoria, Illinois

May – June 2010

 

Ellie Schneider

Taught English Conversation, Costa Rica

Fall 2009

 

Riana Riffle

Interned with a Doctor, Director of the Department of Health for Hawaii , Honolulu, Hawaii

May – June 2010

 

Natalie Wetterauer

Center for Student Leadership – Ethics & Public Service, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina

Summer 2009

 

Natalie Wetterauer

Worked with a non-profit promoting robotics education in schools, Hawaii Robotics Organizing Committee, Honolulu, Hawaii

May – June 2010

 

Megan Minner

Come Back Kids Camp, Morton, Illinois, Training & Project Implementation – London, England, Establish a Camp – Kenya, Africa

Summer 2009

 

Kate Mills

Interned with Friends of the Children Everywhere International Education – a placement orphanage, Fraijanes, Guatemala

June – August 2010

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Six day cultural trip to London – Aaron Case, Mark Kline, Kate Mills, Seth Quansah, Riana Riffle, Katie Rowen.

 

Chaela Jean

Engineering Mentorship, URS Corporations, New Orleans, Louisiana

July – August 2010

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Six day cultural trip to London – Dab Bolsen, Brent Glass, Travis Huber, Laylah Lopez, Casey Schumacher, Reggie Sey.

 

Matthew Cahill

Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan

July 18 – August 17, 2007

 

Matthew Cahill

Federal Transit Administration, Washington, D.C.

Summer 2008

 

Jennifer Dama

Joy Huang, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Taipei, Taiwan

June 13 – July 15, 2007

Writing Internship

InTravel Magazine.  Based in Boston

http://intravelmag.com

All Summer – (Web-site – working from home)

 

Jennifer Dama

Communications Mentorship, Office of the Governor of Hawaii, Assistant Project Coordinator for the International Women’s Leadership Conference

Summer 2008

 

Katie Douglas

Research Fellowship, National Institute of Health, Washington, D.C.

May 8 – July 15, 2007

 

Sarah Little

William J. Clinton Foundation, Event Services, Little Rock, AR

Summer 2008

 

Nick Easley

Mr. Gary White, Water Partners, International, Kenya

Fall Semester – 2007

 

Ebony Thomas

The Washington Center for Internship Programs, Washington, D.C., Amnesty International

Fall Semester – 2008

 

Hillary Gerkin

Deanna Johnson

Junior/Senior Counselor, Southern Boone County High School, Ashland, MO

May 7 – June 15, 2007

 

Liz Hoff

Centre for Emotional Health Child Experimental Research Unit, Sydney, Australia

Fall Semester – 2008

 

Sarah Little

Sarah Bouchie ‘97

CARE, International, Atlanta, GA

June 1 – July 3, 2007

 

Shalea Otto

Allegiance Healthcare Hospital, Jackson, Mississippi, Job shadowed health care professionals

Summer 2008

 

Aaron Pilcher

Jeremy Kietan

Focus on the Family, Colorado Springs, CO

May 29 – August 2, 2007

 

Luke Whitaker

Mentored under Robert Johnson, Kirk for Senate Campaign, Northbrook, Illinois

Summer 2008

 

Ebony Thomas

AIM (Aid to Incarcerated Mothers & their children), Atlanta, GA

June 23- August 4, 2007

 

Terry Vaughn

Rev. Johnny Wray,  Director of Week of Compassion, Disciples of Christ – Crisis and long term mission work – U.S. and International

May 7 – June 8 and July 20-25, 2007

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Elizabeth Hoff, Ben Miller, Shalea Otto, and Luke Whitaker –

7-Day Cultural Studies Trip to Greece.  Spring Break, 2007

 

Lisa Adkins

Ronald W. Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, CA

December 29, 2004 – January 8, 2005

 

Katie Douglas

National Science Foundation Fellowship Chemistry Department Summer Research Program, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, California

May 22 – July 28, 2006

 

Oliver Bade

L’Abri , Amsterdam, Holland

June 1 – July 5, 2005

(+3 weeks at Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan.)

 

Brett Duquette

Writing Retreat, Galesburg, IL

May 28 – June 25, 2006

 

Brett Duquette

Dr. Nainsi Houston Office of International Programs, Creighton University

Research Mentorship at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

June 13 – July 8, 2005

Research Project – London, England

July 8 – July 23, 2005

(+ 3 weeks at Sophia University – Tokyo, Japan.)

 

Nick Easley

Mr. Matt Flannery, KIVA, San Francisco, California

May 26, 2006-June 4, 2006

KIVA – Uganda

June 26- July 24, 2006

 

Anna Freidinger

Ms. Lori Raad, Deputy Political Director, Republican National Committee, Washington, D.C.

June 22 – August 19, 2005

 

Anna Freidinger

Barbara Davidson, President, StandardsWork, Inc., Washington, D.C. 20036

July 5 – August 19, 2006

 

Corrie Heck

Ms. Kirby Hanson, Director of Programs , Reagan Foundation, Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, CA

June 3 – July 26, 2005

 

Hillary Gerkin

Sandra Barnhill , Executive Director, CEO, Aid to Children of Imprisoned Mothers, Inc. (AIM) , Atlanta, GA

July 2 – August 6, 2006

 

Meghan Lazier

Ms. Mimi Dornack, National Geographic, Image Collection Division, Washington, D.C.

July 1 – August 19, 2005

 

Megan Lazier

Americorps Summer Program, Habitat for Humanity of Iowa – Summer VISTA, Ankeny, IA 50023

June 5 – July 31, 2006

 

Siji Moore

International Law Mentorship, Mr. Wole Olufon, Law Firm of Wole Olufon, Inc., Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria

June 8 – July 5, 2005

 

Aaron Pilcher

Office of Governor Linda Lingle, Linda Smith, Senior Policy Advisor, Honolulu, Hawaii

June 7 – August 4, 2006

 

Jenny Rohr

First Semester Study Abroad in Ireland, Dublin School of Business, Dublin, Ireland

September, 2005- January, 2006

Also a Communication Internship with Mr. Martin Sauter, Lutheran Church in Ireland

October 17 – December 17, 2005

 

Abbi Stuaan

Mass Communications Program-The Washington Center, Internship with the National Association of Broadcasters, Washington, DC

May 26 – August 4, 2006

 

Maureen Verlin

Jia-Sun Tsang, Senior Paintings Conservator, Smithsonian Center for Materials Research and Education (SCMRE) Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD 20746-2863

June 1 – August 25, 2005

 

Ebony Thomas

Yale Health Conference, Yale University

April 2-4, 2006

 

Yuan Zhou

Dr. Robert Wilkinson, Pediatric Oncologist/Hematologist, Univ. of HI Medical School and, Kapiolani-Children’s Hospital, 1319 Punahou Street, Suite 1050, Honolulu, HA 96826

May 10 – July 9, 2005

 

Terry Vaughn

Rev. Gregory Turk, Pastor, All Peoples Christian Center, Los Angeles, CA

July 1 – August 12, 2006

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Katie Douglas, Nick Easley, Hillary Gerkin, Aaron Pilcher, and Terry Vaughn – 10 day cultural tour, London & Rome. Spring Break-2005.

 

Yuan Zhou

Yale Health Conference, Yale University

April 2-4, 2006

Dr. Dong Xie, Assoc. Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

June 5-30, 2006

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Matt Cahill, Jennifer Dama, Sarah Little, Peter Magner, and Ebony Thomas

7 day cultural trip to Rome. Spring Break-2006.

 

Lisa Adkins

Mr. Piet de Jonge, Head of Collection, Kroller-Muller Museum, Houtkampweg 6 The Netherlands

April 29, 2003 – May 24, 2003

 

Lisa Adkins

Education Officer for Program Development, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Australia

July 8 – August 18, 2004

 

Missi Dent

English Language Institute/China, San Dimas, CA 91773

(Taught English in Thailand)

 

Oliver Bade

Office of Governor Linda Lingle, Linda Smith, Senior Policy Advisor, Honolulu, Hawaii

June 16 – August 12, 2004

 

Todd Marsden

L’Abri Research Mentorship, Amsterdam

January 1-31, 2003

 

Tim Dunaway

Campus Crusade for Christ, Freiburg Germany Alternative Spring Break Program

March 6-14, 2004

Research Mentorship , Emory University, Atlanta, GA Chemistry Department

June 1 – August 5, 2004

 

Kathryn Moore

Mr. Andrew Martin, Personnel Manager, Engineering Employers Federation, London SW 1H 9NQ

Semester of study at Richmond College – London

January 29, 2003 – June 03, 2003

 

Corrie Heck

Office of Governor Linda Lingle Lenny Klompus, Senior Advisor of Communication, Honolulu, Hawaii

June 2 – August 8, 2004

 

Mia Stortzum

Game Face, Inc., Executive Academy Professional Sports Marketing , Tualatin, Oregon

July 15 – July 28, 2003

 

Patricia McGaughey

American College of Nurse-Midwives, Professional Services Department, Washington, D.C.

June – August, 2004

Washington Free Clinic – Volunteer

June – August, 2004

 

Jordan Vardon

Summer Professional Acting Program Talent Ventures of CA, Inc., Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

August 3 – August 16, 2003

 

Jennifer Rohr

Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, Stacy Schubert, Anchorage, Alaska

May 13 – July 2, 2004

 

Travis Wilcoxen

Dr. David Pilliod, Research Ecologist, Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Missoula, MT 59807

May 10 – June 2, 2003

 

Maureen Verlin

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program, National Science Foundation , University of Hawaii at Manoa, Oceanography Department – Environmental Chemistry Project

May 29, 2004 – August 8, 2004

 

Joshua Zimberoff

Mr. Daniel W. Hynes, Comptroller, State of Illinois, Springfield, Illinois

Summer of 2003

 

Travis Wilcoxen

New Mexico Game and Fish Endangered Species Program, Charles W. Painter, Endangered Species Biologist and Herpetologist

Mescalero Sands National Wildlife Refuge.

May – July, 2004

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Oliver Bade, Corrie Heck, Babasijbomi Moore, Jenny Rohr, and Maureen Verlin.

7-day cultural studies trip to London and Paris – Spring Break, 2003

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Brett Duquette, Anna Freidinger, Abbi Stuaan, Meghan Lazier, and Yuan Zhou. 7-Day Cultural Studies Trip to Greece. Spring Break, 2004

 

Carole Brashers

Ms. Pat Currie, Director, Herbivore/Carnivore Department, Columbus Zoo, Powell, Ohio

May 20 – August 12, 2001

 

Missi Dent

Campus Crusade for Christ International, Myrtle Beach Summer Mission Project, 2002

June 1 – August 10, 2002

 

Linnea Carlson

Spring Semester, 2001 – Study in Spain and L’Abri Fellowship – Holland

June 24 – July 12, 2001

 

Linnea Carlson

Department of State, U.S. Embassy, Buenos Aires, Argentina

September 17 – December 17, 2002

 

Linsey Griffith

Fall Semester, 2001 – Study in London

Richmond College

 

Tim Dunaway

Campus Crusade for Christ International, Summer Mission Project – Put-In Bay, Ohio

June, 2002 – August, 2002

 

Erinn Haynes

Ms. Shirley Clerkin, National Coordinator, An Taisce (National Heritage Foundation), Dublin, Ireland

July 9 – August 10, 2001

 

Eben Kinkade

U.S. Geological Survey Team, Environmental Study/Ecotoxicology Program, Golden Gate, Florida

June, 2002 – July, 2002

 

Amy Huenefeld

Mr. Gary Pudney, Principal Solicitor, Aboriginal Youth ServicesYoung Offender’s Program, Nowra, Australia

July 5 – August 5, 2001

 

Seth Laymon

Pia Maybury-Lewis, Coordinator, Intern Program, Cultural Survival, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

July 5 – August 17, 2002

 

Eben Kinkade

School for Field Studies, Center for Rainforest Studies, Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia

June 10 – July 15, 2001

 

Kathryn Moore

Campus Crusade for Christ International, Myrtle Beach Summer Mission Project, 2002

June 1 – August 10, 2002

 

Todd Marsden

Campus Crusade for Christ, Summer Mission Project, Virginia Beach, Virginia

May 26 – August 11, 2001

 

Ann Marie Moss

Ms. Calvita J. Frederick, President & CEO, MagnoliaSpice Teas, Chicago, IL

May, 2002 – August, 2002

 

Christina Sowards

Dr. Brenda Hernandez, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii

June 4 – July 12, 2001

 

Freshmen Seminar Trip

Lisa Adkins, Tim Dunaway, Patricia McGaughey, Jordan Vardon and Travis Wilcoxen.

7-day cultural studies trip to Rome – Spring Break, 2002.

 

Mia Stortzum

Fall Semester 2001 – Study at Richmond College, London

(Individual Mentorship pending for this time period also.)