Frasure-Singleton Internship

Undergraduate students are selected to assist a specific senator or delegate for one week during the regular 60 day session.

Participants are assigned to a legislator who assists in explaining the legislative process. They attend committee meetings and public hearings where legislation and issues are extensively discussed. They sit on the floor during daily sessions surrounded by legislators determining the fate of legislation. They aid legislators with issue research, constituent requests and other legislative tasks.


Number of positions: 51
(25 per week of a two-week period during mid-session of the Legislature)


Frasure-Singleton Internship Application


Casey Long/Adair Burgess-Sankoff
West Virginia State Senate
Legislative Internship Committee
Building 1, Room 227M
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, West Virginia 25305
phone: (304) 357-7952


Alderson Broaddus University
Kari L. Sisk, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Dean of College of Humanities and Social Sciences
101 College Hill Drive Philippi, WV 26416

Bethany College
Kayce Mobley, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Chair of Department of History & Political Science
31 E Campus Dr Bethany, WV 26032

Bluefield State College
Dr. Colin Cavell, Associate Professor of Political Science
219 Rock St. Basic Science Building- B120 Bluefield, WV 24701

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College
Dr. Holley Ralston, Instructor and Social Sciences Program Coordinator
13650 Apple Harvest Dr.
Martinsburg, WV 25403
(304)260-4380 Ext. 2322

University of Charleston
Kara Fisher, PhD
(304) 357-4916

Concord University
Sally J. Howard, Ph.D.
Marsh Hall, Room 329 Concord University Athens, WV 24712-1000

Davis & Elkins College
David Turner, Chair Division of Humanities
100 Campus Drive Elkins, WV 26241

Fairmont State University
Jeri Kirby
110 Hardway Hall Fairmont, WV 26554

Glenville State College
Dr. Marisha Lecea, Assistant Professor of Political Science
235 Louis Bennett Hall Glenville, WV 26351

Marshall University
Dr. Mary Beth Beller
Department of Political Science, Smith Hall
738 Marshall University One John Marshall Drive Huntington, WV 25755

Ohio Valley University
Wes Crum, Dean of Faculty, School of Behavioral Science
1 Campus View Drive Vienna, WV 26105

Potomac State College of WVU
Cassandra Pritts
101 Fort Ave Keyser, WV 26726

Nicklaus Goff
101 Fort Ave Keyser, WV 26726

Shepherd University
Stephanie A. Slocum-Schaffer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Global Studies & Geography
Co-Coordinator, Gender and Women's Studies

West Liberty University
Dr. Keith Bell, Interim Department Chair
101 Faculty Dr Wheeling, WV 26003

West Virginia State University
Tom Bennett
103 Ferrell Hall PO Box 399 Institute, WV 25112

West Virginia University
Dr. Jason MacDonald
Room 315D, Woodburn Hall Morgantown, WV 26506

West Virginia University of Parkersburg
Chad Crumbaker
Executive Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
Chief Academic and Student Affairs Officer
300 Campus Drive Room 1211 Parkersburg, WV 26104

West Virginia Institute of Technology
Mr. Thomas McGraw, Chair
Department of Social Sciences and Public Administration

West Virginia Wesleyan College
Dr. Robert Rupp
59 College Avenue Buckhannon, WV 26201

Wheeling University
John L'Ecuyer, Coordinator, Career Services
316 Washington Ave Wheeling, WV 26003


Walter Rollins Scholars & Robert W. Burk Jr. Interns
Judith A. Herndon Fellowship
Frasure-Singleton Internship
Legislative Information Journalism Internship
Internship Introduction

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