Government Department

Government Majors Committee, 2014-2015

Name Class Email
Brady, C. Aletta 2015 cbrady
Abroad, Fall 2014

Binder, Darcie 2015 dbinder
Darcie Binder '15 is a senior Government major with a concentration in comparative politics. She is from New York City, works for the Wesleyan Media Project, and is writing her thesis on the effect that involvement in feminized networks and organizations has a woman's decision to run for office.

Hosam, Christian (co-chair) 2015 chosam
Christian Hosam '15 is a senior double majoring in Government and African-American Studies, with a Government concentration in American Politics. He is from Bowie, MD by way of Trinidad and Tobago and is a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow, a Senior Interviewer in the Admission Office, and a Planning Committee Member for the Edgar Beckman Helping Hands Awards.

On, Kyungmin "Kenny" 2015 kon
Kenny On '15 is a senior double majoring in Government and Sociology, with a Government concentration in Comparative Politics. He is from Amherst, MA and is the coordinator for NEAT mentoring and involved with club soccer and Julia's Star.

Owen-Dunow, Max 2015 mowendunow
Max Owen-Dunow '15 is a senior Government and French double major, with a Government concentration in Comparative and American Politics. He is writing a thesis for both departments on the ascension of the Front National. Max is from Rhinebeck, NY, and is a captain of Throw Culture, Wesleyan's coed Ultimate Frisbee team, and a former site director of the Wesleyan branch of Let's Get Ready, a nonprofit focusing on building educational access.

Rhoden, Chazelle 2015 crhoden
Chazelle Rhoden '15 hails from Port Antonio, Jamaica and is a Government major with a concentration in International Politics. She is a member of the International Students Advisory Group and the Development Conference Committee; and is also a DJ and radio show host at WESU FM.

Zhang, Ting 2015 tzhang
Ting Zhang '15 is a senior pursuing a major in Government, concentrating in International Politics, and a minor in Economics. She is from Brooklyn, NY, and is the Head Residential Advisor for the Foss Residence areas.

Zhong, Lynna 2015 lzhong01
Lynna Zhong '15 is a senior from New York City. She is pursuing a major in Government with a Comparative Politics concentration, a minor in College of East Asian Studies and Pre-Med/Health. She is on the board of the Asian American Student Collective as the senior advisor and Women of Color Collective as senior co-chair.

Gillombardo, Tabitha 2016 tgillombardo
Tabitha Gillombardo '16 is a junior Government major with a concentration in International Politics and is also pursuing a certificate in Middle Eastern Studies. She is particularly interested in terrorism, the prison system, and how domestic prejudice and fear impact international politics. After graduation, she hopes to become an International Human Rights lawyer.

Greene, Adam 2016 amgreene
Adam Greene '16 is a junior pursuing a Government and Economics double major, with a Government concentration in International Politics. He is from Mountainside, NJ and is also a teaching apprentice for the Economics Department.

Hutchinson, Kevin 2016 khutchinson

Kevin Hutchinson '16 is a junior Government major from Brooklyn, NY. His concentration is International Relations. Outside of the classroom he has been a member of the Wesleyan Football, Track and Field and Club Rugby teams. He is also a member of the fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Jacobs, Jared 2016 jrjacobs
Jared Jacobs '16 is a junior Government major with a concentration in international politics.  Jared is from the Philadelphia suburb of Malvern, Pennsylvania.  He is a member of the Wesleyan Men's Lacrosse team and played internationally last summer with the Israeli National Men's Lacrosse team.

Katzen, Jessica 2016 jkatzen
Jessica Katzen is currently a junior from Brooklyn, NY. She is an American concentrator in the government major and is also an Italian Studies major. In addition to serving on the Government Majors Committee, Jessica works on the Wesleyan Media Project and is an Academic Peer Advisor. 

Ledger, Jackson "Max" 2016 jledger
Max Ledger '16 is a junior Government and Economics double major, with a Government concentration in International Politics. He is from Toronto, Canada, and is a member of the Men's Soccer Program and a brother in Beta Theta Pi.

Winnie, Kevin (co-chair)
2016 kwinnie
Kevin Winnie'16 is a junior Government major concentrating in American Politics. He is from Eastchester, NY and is involved with the Wesleyan Sailing Team, Shining Hope for Communities, and Peer Advising.

Wang, Alton 2016 awang02
Alton Wang '16 is a junior pursuing a Government and Sociology double major, with a Government concentration in International Politics. He is from outside Los Angeles, and is an editor for Wesleying, a part of the Asian American Student Collective, and works in the New Media Lab of ITS.