Dylan Champagne

Dylan Champagne is a rising fourth-year undergraduate at the University of Connecticut, majoring in Political Science and Economics. At UConn, he is a Staff Writer for the school's newspaper, the Daily Campus. He is also an active member of the CLAS Student Leadership Board, the Journal Publisher for the UConn Law Society, and a "throws" athlete for the UConn Club Track and Field team. Currently, Dylan is a research assistant for UConn's ARMS Center for Gun Injury Prevention, where he is assisting in research on how to reduce gun injury and death in America. He is also currently a legislative intern for Representative Hubert Delany, a legislator in the Connecticut General Assembly and Vice Chair of the Committee on Veterans' and Military Affairs. When home, Dylan has also had the privilege to work the past 5 years as Wait Staff at Masonicare at Chester Village West. Previously, Dylan has had roles as a research assistant with Professor Bradley Wright where he helped study purpose in life and was a communications intern for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for two years. Dylan is a member of the Tri-Alpha Honor Society for first-generation college students, Pi Sigma Alpha, and a recent inductee of Phi Beta Kappa. After graduation, Dylan intends to earn his J.D. and pursue a career as a lawyer, preferably in a field in which he can help serve the public interest. Dylan calls Higganum, CT his home.