Austin Ruiz ('17) spent his LAPI summer at Arena Stage, a theater in DC known for its commitment to producing works from diverse American voices. Read more about how this commitment was embodied in the Arena production Austin helped to put on, and what he took away from his experiences.
The application for a 2019 LAPI grant can be found here. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 1st by 11:59 PM. Please contact Associate in Research Adam Beyer (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions or to discuss finding internships that connect the arts and policy.
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Sarah Darwiche ('17) was worried that she wouldn't find creative fulfillment this summer, working with DC Public Schools to create and implement a new K-12 arts curriculum. However, through getting to know her coworkers and learning more about their artistic backgrounds, Sarah realized that she didn't have to give up her own creative ideals in order to push for policy change. Read more about her journey in her own words here.