Student volunteer

Looking for a way to become civically active while at JHU? Volunteer with Hopkins Votes, and make sure your colleagues and classmates are registered and ready!

With each U.S. election we need all Blue Jay hands on deck to make sure everyone at Hopkins is able to make their voice heard and be counted. Commit to action and sign-up to volunteer below.

Have questions? Contact HopkinsVotes@jhu.edu.

Meet the 2022-2023 Hopkins Votes Student Ambassadors

Homewood

Greta Maras

Greta Maras ’23, Student Director

Greta is a senior from Naperville ,Illinois majoring in Political Science and International Studies. She is a Woodrow Wilson Research Fellow and a member of JHU Public Policy Consulting, Political Science Steering Committee, Mock Trial, Hopkins Students Against Homelessness, Catholic Community at Hopkins and the JHU News-Letter.

Rishi Wahi

Rishi Wahi ’24, Secretary & Resource Coordinator

Rishi is a junior Molecular & Cellular Biology major from Houston, Texas and aspiring physician-scientist. Rishi serves as Secretary & Resource Coordinator with Hopkins Votes after volunteering with Hopkins Votes for the past two years. He is also the Vice-President of Projects Direction & Lab Management at Agara Bio, an undergraduate-run community biology lab at Homewood. 

Carolina Garcia ’25, Volunteer Coordinator

Carolina is a sophomore from Houston, TX majoring in Public Health and Sociology. She is a member of the Latin based sorority, Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc. and also involved with JHU Public Policy Consulting and JHU Foreign Affairs Symposium.

Em Ambrosius ’24, Communications Coordinator

Em is a junior Chemistry and Applied Mathematics and Statistics major from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. They serve as the Communications Coordinator for Hopkins Votes after volunteering with Hopkins Votes previously. They are the co-president of DSAGA (Diverse Sexuality and Gender Alliance) as well as the vice-president of the American Chemical Society Club at JHU. They are a PILOT Leader and TA for Organic Chemistry.

Samhi Boppana ’25, Events Coordinator

Samhi is a sophomore from Columbus, Ohio, majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology and Political Science. On campus, she is also involved with the co-ed service fraternity Alpha Phi Omega, Advocates for Reproductive and Sexual Health, the Student Ethics Board and Food as Medicine.  

Aamilah Chowdhury ’24, Campus Partnerships Coordinator

Aamilah is a junior from Dallas, TX majoring in Biomedical Engineering and minoring in Psychology. On campus, she is involved in the HopkinsCORPS pre-orientation program, Baltimore First, is a First-Year Mentor, and is involved in research at the Johns Hopkins medical campus.

Peabody

Jacquelyn Slade ’25, Peabody Campus Ambassador

Jacquelyn is a sophomore from Hampstead, MD majoring in Political Science and Jazz Voice. Jacquelyn will be leading Hopkins Votes efforts on the Peabody Campus after being the Hopkins Votes Intern in early 2022. In addition to working for Hopkins Votes, she is also the Cross-Campus Liaison for PGA, the Peabody Student Government Association. Off campus, she is the co-president of the League of Women Voters of Carroll County MD.

SAIS

Chris Park, SAIS Campus Ambassador

Chris Park is a master’s student at the School of Advanced International Studies, concentrating in security, strategy, and statecraft and East Asia. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and currently lives in Washington D.C. Having been part of Hopkins Votes since his freshman year at Homewood, Chris will serve as the SAIS Campus Ambassador for the 2022-23 academic year.

Updates from the Hub

Hopkins Votes
‘Every voice matters’
Published Sept 21, 2022
The Hub spoke to Johns Hopkins students on National Voter Registration Day about why they are registered and ready to cast their ballots this November
Hopkins Votes stickers
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JHU named Voter Friendly Campus
Published March 15, 2021
Hopkins is among 231 universities to receive the designation from a national coalition that measures voting accessibility at schools and universities across the nation
Hopkins Votes
VOTER REGISTRATION WEEK
Hopkins Votes pivots to digital support
Published Sept 21, 2020
The nonpartisan initiative hosts weekly virtual office hours, provides resources for students, faculty, and staff as Hopkins ramps up efforts to encourage voter participation, engagement
Students vote at Johns Hopkins Absentee Ballot Party
#HopkinsVotes
Students get registered, ready for 2020 elections
Published Feb 17, 2020
Hundreds of students get guidance on how to register, how to submit absentee ballots at event hosted by Center for Social Concern