Author Archives: Penn Dems

Internship Opportunity: Senator Art Haywood

Senator Art Haywood is recruiting volunteers for office support; we have an immediate need for event volunteers, and an opportunity to participate on a district advisory council with the Senator. Volunteering in these activities will enable students to help a neighbor and a stranger, strengthen and enrich the community, utilize  extraordinary skills and talents, learn new skills,

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Volunteer for Hillary for Iowa!

Hillary for Iowa is looking for smart, energetic fellows who are committed to winning the Iowa caucus for Hillary Clinton. Fellows will be an integral part of the campaign team for Iowa. Our goal is to give every fellow valuable experience learning and implementing campaigning techniques and strategies. No prior experience is required except a

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Blog: Why Hillary Needs a Strong Challenger

By Dani Blum This past Sunday, Hillary Clinton officially declared her candidacy for president. The two minute and fifteen second video took the Internet by storm – close-ups on “ordinary American families” transitioning to different stages of their lives, shots of a beaming Hillary stating, “I’m running for president”. While few can say they’re surprised

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Internship Opportunity: City Council Campaign

Internship Opportunity: City Council Campaign Highly contested Philadelphia City Council race seeks motivated and organized college students for our internship program. Through election day, May 19th, interns will gain valuable experience in a modern campaign setting. Working closely with staff, interns will learn how to operate specialized campaign software, contact and persuade voters, organize diverse

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Blog Post: Thawing US-Iran Relations

By Fionn Adamian This past Thursday, the US and Iran announced a historic deal to limit Iran’s nuclear program. The New York Times reported that “under the accord, Iran agreed to cut the number of operating centrifuges it has by two-thirds, to 5,060, all of them first generation, and to cut its current stock-pile of

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Internship with Philadelphia 3.0

Internship with Philadelphia 3.0 IMMEDIATE POLITICAL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY Philadelphia 3.0 is a nonpartisan organization trying to bring new voices into the city’s political conversation. Philadelphia 3.0 is a political startup with a focus on City Council. Our goal is to create the opportunity for new civil servants to be elected and smart policy to win out.

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Careers in Progressive Change: Opportunities for Graduating Seniors and Undergrads

Careers in Progressive Change: Opportunities for Graduating Seniors “Do you have a spare 900 Million dollars? I’m a little short but would still like to participate in our democracy” –99.99% of Americans   The progressive movement has seen some major advances in the past few years, from the EPA implementing better carbon emission standards to

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