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Cathy Land Wiegand
Spring 2010

I learned about many different viewpoints and the way policy makers discuss them.

Brief bio:

Expected graduation:

Spring 2011, Spring 2014

Degree objective:

B.B.A., Finance and J.D.

Why I went:

I wanted the opportunity to broaden my knowledge of business and policy.

Favorite spot to visit:

Cherry blossoms when they are in bloom.

Most memorable day:

The snowstorm we experienced was truly unforgettable.  Seeing the Capital Building in the snow is incredible.  I also very much enjoyed a day I took to explore the mall and the cherry blossoms.

Why I'm glad I went:

I am glad I went because it broadened my perspectives about the way the government operates.  I learned about many different viewpoints and the way policy makers discuss them.  I am also glad I went because it was a valuable talking point in future job interviews.

Where I interned:

U.S. Department of Commerce

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