Mary Wishing

Mary Wishing is a senior at Grove City College, majoring in political science and minoring in sociology and economics. Her research project for this year is leading a podcast with various faculty members on current topics relating to faith and freedom. Along with the podcast, Mary is a student assistant to Grove City College President Paul J. McNulty ’80 and the senior PanHellenic Council representative of the Tri-Zeta sorority on campus.

Last summer, Mary was an editorial intern for The American Spectator through the Charles Koch Institute internship program. There, she wrote articles and blog pieces for the online political magazine. In 2018, Mary interned for Young America’s Foundation at the Reagan Ranch Center in Santa Barbara, CA, where she helped run conferences, introduced speakers, interacted with donors, gave tours, and helped with marketing. The summer of 2017, she worked in Yellowstone National Park through an organization called A Christian Ministry in the National Parks where she worked full time in a restaurant and hosted church services to tourists on the weekends.

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