This blog is brought to you courtesy of the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work's Austin Legislative Internship Program. The College selects graduate MSW students to intern at the Texas Legislature during its legislative session every two years. Student interns work as full-time staffers in the Legislature, either as policy analysts with the Texas Legislative Study Group, a caucus of the Texas House of Representatives, or in legislators’ offices.
Here, legislative interns share their unique experiences!
- Empowered and Relieved May 22, 2017
- Matters of Personal Privilege May 19, 2017
- Nevertheless, She persisted. May 16, 2017
- Senate Bill 4- Impact, Implications, and Emotions May 10, 2017
- My Thoughts and Ramblings After a Courageous and Radical Testimony May 5, 2017
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by Tyler Anderson, intern in the Texas Legislative Group We did it y’all! It’s been over a month since our first day in the Capitol, and to say it flew by would be an understatement. This past month has been a … Continue reading
by Kylie McNaught, intern in the Texas Legislative Study Group Today is the beginning of the third week of the Legislative Session. I’ve just finished a day filled with practicing writing bill analyses. I am part of the Texas Legislative … Continue reading
by Cathryn Taub Well, we have officially survived what we affectionately call “Hell Week” in the Legislative Study Group; although it was really more like three weeks. We laughed, we cried, we got it done. We now understand what former alums … Continue reading