Washington Program

Special Events

Each semester CMC commits to providing an educationally stimulating experience. Every semester students participating in the Washington Program are invited to numerous special events. Some of the events from the recent semesters include:


Senator Brian Schatz (D-H) • Brandi Hoffine ’06, spokeswoman for the Department of the Treasury • Ben Miller (POM), chief of staff for Representative Jared Huffman (D-CA) • His Holiness the Dalai LamaMike Shear ’90, White House correspondent for The New York TimesMike Franc, policy director for the House Majority Whip • James Mann, author of “The Obamians” and write-in-residence at SAIS


U.S. Supreme Court • Monticello • Mount Vernon • the U.S. Capitol • Annapolis • Gettysburg • White House • CIA

Around Town

Washington Capitals game • Pizza and politics with Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) • End-of-semester dinner at the Spalding’s • Washington Nationals game • Georgetown Hoyas game • reception at the Decatur House