In a highly competitive process, USC students are selected to work part-time at the CPF to develop career skills in administration, marketing, public relations, event coordination and, of course, politics. These students receive income, job experience, and mentorship from working closely with leadership and staff. The student staff program is a critical part of allowing CPF to engage with the campus community and beyond.

Aurora Cody

Aurora Cody is a senior from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania studying International Relations and Italian.

Darik de Jong

Darik de Jong is a junior from the Netherlands majoring in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics with a minor in International Relations.

Teya Hisel

Teya Hisel is a senior from Seattle, Washington studying Global Studies and Philosophy, Politics, and Law.

Michelle Li

Michelle Li is a junior from Santa Clara, California studying Political Science and Sociology.

Liam Rinehart

Liam Rinehart is a junior from Portland, Oregon majoring in International Relations and the Global Economy with a minor in Applied Analytics.

Gabe Romero

Gabe Romero is a 5th year student from West Linn, Oregon who studied Political Science as an undergraduate and is now pursuing his master’s in Environmental Studies.

Nevin Thomas

Nevin Thomas is a graduate student at USC Annenberg studying Digital Social Media from Singapore.

Kayla Wong

Kayla Wong is a sophomore from Oakland, California studying Film & Television Production.