Student Workers

Undergraduate students have the opportunity to join the CPH as student workers during their time at SMU. Student workers assist the CPH in working on and promoting all of its major goals. Work at the CPH includes a combination of tasks from week-to-week, including research, website management, filming and film editing, event organization, oral history, and more. If you are interested in working with the CPH, please contact Associate Director Brian Franklin at

Current student workers include:

Sofie Arguijo, Class of 2024

  Majors: History and EC-6 Education


Tamal Pilla, Class of 2025

  Majors: History and Business Analytics & Supply Chain Management 

  Minors: Religious Studies; Philosophy 


EJ Rorem, Class of 2024

  Majors: Political Science B.A. and Statistical Science B.S.

  Minors: Public Policy and International Affairs (Towers Scholar)

Past students workers:

Trevor Gicheru, Class of 2025

Major: Computer Science

Minor: Biology

Ben Feinstein, Class of 2023

  Major: History

  Minor: Russian Area Studies and Philosophy

Reagan Johnson, Class of 2023

  Majors: Film and Anthropology

Minors: History and Russian

Tyler McCall, Class of 2023

  Majors: Political Science B.A. and Management B.A.

  Minor: Spanish


Petros Rosenbaum