USC Upstate Student Accepted Into Washington Semester Program

January 5, 2012 at 11:20 am

University of South Carolina Upstate honors student Angelica Figueroa has been accepted into the 2012 Washington Semester Internship Program. One of 17 students selected from just six South Carolina colleges and universities this year, Figueroa will spend the spring semester working full-time as an intern in congressional, executive, judicial, private sector, agency or other foundation office.

In addition, she will enroll in courses of study created specifically for Washington Semester Program Fellows. These courses are designed to stress experiential, hands-on learning for which she will earn 15 honors credits. This program is administered by the S.C. Honors College at the University of South Carolina.