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BA '19, Political Science
"From the four blocks between GW's campus and 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, there is almost a palpable feeling that one can create change in the world. As GW students, we are uniquely positioned to go out and make the world a better place."
In 2016, alumna Gabriella Demczuk, a freelance photographer for The New York Times, traveled to Iowa capturing images of presidential candidates—a job that required laying on the floor and hustling around rooms to find the best angles.
“When you see someone reading The Times and your photo is there on the front page, it’s such a great feeling. It’s also a very different feeling than having your photo [online]. In the newspaper, it feels more real, more permanent.”
Demczuk's favorite photo from her time in Iowa came in the final days before the state’s caucus at a rally for Hillary Clinton in Iowa City.