• Brown in Washington


Spring ’18, Political Science

Award Year 

Office of Senator Elizabeth Warren

Timothy Peltier is a junior at Brown University concentrating in Political Science. His policy interests include education and labor. He is a research assistant at the Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy, working on a study of the Common Core Curriculum. Previously, Tim interned on Capitol Hill with Congressman Jim McGovern of Massachusetts. He is a member of the Brown Democrats, a media associate with Brown Political Review and has volunteered on campaigns, including Brown Students for Hillary and Aaron Regunberg for Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island. During his semester in D.C., Tim hopes to learn more about student loan relief and financial support and protections for working and middle-class families. Tim plays tenor saxophone in a jazz combo and with the Brown University Band.