Graduate Intern, he/him/his
Nick Atherton is the 2020 Census intern with the Minnesota State Demographic Center. His projects include media research, data visualization, public outreach, and policy analysis. A two-time Americorps alumnus, Nick brings both public-sector and nonprofit experience to his work at the State of Minnesota.
Nick is a Master of Public Policy candidate at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, studying science, technology, and environmental policy, with a minor in GIS. When he isn’t reading or gazing at maps, he can usually be found on his bike or in his canoe. Originally from Vermont, Nick holds a BA in Political Science from Bennington College.