3What is CPII? What is CPII? Kent’s States Political Science department and the Alumni OfficeDr. Sykes accompanies studentsStudent leaders from universities are selectedWork, study and practice Government in Columbus
4What is CPII cont. “Helps tomorrows leaders understand public policy”. Modeled after the Washington ProgramWashing program has been in existence for 20 years.
5Who can Participate? Juniors and Seniors and Master Level students All majors welcomePre-Requisite, completion of two political science courses and;GPA 2.5 or above
6The Ohio State University Students become an “Ohio State Student”Given a Student IDA COTA bus PassLibrary AdmissionGym AccessHealth Center Facilities
7Not a Political Science Major? The CPII is 15 credit hours.Completion of this program almost completes a Political Science Minor.
9How is this broken down?The CPII program is broken down into three parts:Internship Sections6 Credit HoursPre-Departure Colloquium & Briefings in Columbus SectionState Government3 Credit Hours
10Internship Section (6 Hours) Students Intern Wednesday, Thursday & FridayAt least 24 hours/weekStudents placed all over Columbus in an area of interestPlacement decided between Dr. Sykes and Student
11Pre-Departure and Briefings (6 Hours) Kent State the first week of classOrientation to Columbus and CPIIBriefings are held Monday and TuesdayHear from Government Officials and Professionals in Columbus
12State Government (3 Hours) Class meets Monday and Tuesday morningSimilar to a Kent State CourseMinimal Political Science/State Government prior-knowledge neededInstructed by former House Representative member Jamie Callendar
13How much does it cost? Similar to a typical semester at Kent State. Tuition plus a $100 administrative feeBrewers Yard Apartments are similar to the dorms
15Amenities Courtyard Swimming Pool Maid Service Movie Theater Aerobics/Yoga RoomGated Private GarageCard Access Buildings24-Hour Fitness CenterTanning BedsWasher and DryerConcierge ServiceThere are four students to each apartment.
16The 2005 Caucus Name: Akpevwe Akprofure Major: Economis Internship: Net JetsName: Matt AdelmanMajor: Political ScienceInternship:Name: Karina ArutyunovaMajor: News BroadcastingInternship: WBNS 10 TV
18The 2005 Caucus Name: Elizabeth Eisaman Major: Political Science Name: Kelan CraigMajor: Economics & Political ScienceInternship: Coalition for Homeliness and HousingName: Elizabeth EisamanMajor: Political ScienceInternship: Ohio Republican PartyName: Carmelyn JacksonMajor: AccountingInternship: Auditor of State
19The 2005 Caucus Name: Laura Kallenborn Major: Internship: Name: Shane LewisMajor: Political ScienceInternship:Name: Kelly LynchMajor: Political ScienceInternship: Senator
20The 2005 Caucus Name: Dezi Marlow Major: Business Management Internship: Issue 1 Jobs for OhioName: Nichole MoscaMajor:Internship:Name: Nick MoscalinkMajor: MBAInternship:
21The 2005 Caucus Name: Sallie Murray Major: Political Science Internship:Name: Matt NelsonMajor: Political ScienceInternship: Senator KimName: Hillary O’ConnelMajor: Photo JournalismInternship: Senator
22The 2005 Caucus Name: Jera Oliver Major: Internship: Ohio Board of RegentsName: Jenny OwenMajor: Business ManagementInternship: Governor’s Office of Faith Based and Community InitiativesName: Catrina PalmerMajor: Business ManagementInternship: Ohio United Way
23The 2005 Caucus Name: Justin Priest Major: Name: Elizabeth PoirierMajor: CommunicationsInternship: Capital Review & Advisory BoardName: Justin PriestMajor:Internship: Ohio Federation of TeachersName: Carolyn RoseMajor: EducationInternship: Department of Education
24The 2005 Caucus Name: Megan Swanson Major: Political Science Name: Shanelle SmithMajor: Political ScienceInternship: Ohio Civil Rights CommissionName: Megan SwansonMajor: Political ScienceInternship: SenatorName: Teneah ThompsonMajor:Internship:
25The 2005 Caucus Name: Matt Trivelli Major: Political Science Internship: Jones Day Law FirmName: Raven YeboahMajor:Internship:
26Dr. Vernon SykesDr. Sykes is the leader of the Columbus Program. He is experienced and dedicated to helping his students learn the ins and outs of state government.Dr. Sykes has the background to lead his students; he has served as a member of Summit County Government, served 2 terms on Akron City Council.Dr. Sykes spent 18 yeas as a member of the House of Representatives.He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Ohio, a Master of Economics from Wright State, a Master of Public Administration from Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government and finally a Ph D. in Public Administration from the University of Akron.
27Jamie CallendarJamie Callendar comes in town every Monday and Tuesday and teaches the State Government course. Professor Callendar also helps set up briefings.Also a well respected and extremely qualified individual