Benming Zhang

Benming Zhang
  • Class of 2016
  • Hometown: Williamsburg, VA
  • Major(s): Public Policy

About Benming Zhang

My name is Benming Zhang, and I hail from Long Island, New York. I graduated from Choate Rosemary Hall in 2012.

I am a Public Policy major with an emphasis on local and state politics. I am co-founder and current Executive Director for The StudentImpact, a PAC to get more students involved in politics, especially in Williamsburg.

Posts by Benming Zhang

Engage! The StudentImpact Series, Part 1

When I tell classmates or locals about my political action committee, The StudentImpact, they jokingly ask for my age. After all, how many twenty

Observations from an Election Officer

It was 4:38 in the morning when I pulled in to the United Methodist Church parking lot. Outside was still dark, with no traces

#tbt: My Quest to be the Ideaman

A quick note: In honor of #throwbackThursdays, I am posting my college application essay as I’ve now come to the half point in my

Managing Ambitions

ÔÇťAmbition is a passion, at once strong and insidious, and is very apt to cheat a man out of his happiness and his true

Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Whenever a friend asks me about my future, I cannot help but reflect both my past and present. My distant and close memories converge