2016 Schaeffer Fellow, Sonali Seth, among only 50 students selected for first “White House College Reporter Day”

Sonali Seth graduated from USC in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Policy, Planning and Development and a minor in Economics. Sonali was selected as one of only 50 college students chosen from a national pool of applicants to attend the first-ever White House College Reporter Day.  Sonali was the Editorial Director and an Opinion Columnist for the USC Daily Trojan which boasts an audience of  over 10,000 daily readers.  In her role, Sonali manages more than fifty staff writers and fifteen artists. She is also Director of Political Content for the Political Student Assembly, a branch of USC’s Undergraduate Student Government.

Last summer, Sonali served as a USC Schaeffer Fellow, interning in Sacramento for California Assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer whose district representation includes much of South Los Angeles, the LA Coliseum, the California Science Center, Natural History Museum, and the University of Southern California.

Sonali also stopped by the Department of the Treasury to interview Deputy Secretary Sarah Raskin about student loan debt.

Watch President Obama respond to Seth’s question about college affordability.