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Emmy Liss

Emmy Liss is a rising senior at Brown University, where she is concentrating in political science. She is also deputy managing editor of Brown's daily campus newspaper.

Coming to CDF with experience in education, children’s issues and political consulting, Emmy is working as a Health Policy intern this summer. She will write a thesis next year on the relationship between children's nonprofits and city governments.

Emmy is currently working on a project to help eligible, but uninsured, children gain access to health coverage by helping set up enrollment drives for Children's Defense Fund Freedom Schools® scholars and members of their communities.

Learn about other recent CDF interns.