Samuel Ressin

Welcome to my digital portfolio! I completed a joint Bachelor of Science degree in Economics-Statistics and a minor in Political Science. I have a certificate in Global Studies with a concentration in Sustainability and Ecology. I am interested in using economics to decarbonize the economy on a global scale.


  • Major


  • Minor

    Political Science

  • Certificate

    Sustainability and Ecology

  • Study Abroad

    Manizales, Colombia

    May - June 2019

Co-Curricular Engagements

  • Director

    Pitt Green Fund Allocations Board

    October 2016 - April 2020

  • Intern

    Virginia Dept. of Environmental Quality

    July 2019 - August 2019

  • Intern

    Office of PA State Rep. Dan Deasy

    August 2018 - December 2018

Awards and Achievements

  • 2020
    Summa Cum Laude
    I graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a 3.9 cumulative GPA.
  • 2019
    Udall Scholar
    Given by the Congress-created Udall Foundation to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to Native American nations or to the environment.
  • 2018
    Pitt Advantage Grant
    $1,500 grant awarded to students for a summer experiential learning experience.
  • 2014
    Eagle Scout Award
    The highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America; earned by only 4% of Scouts since 1911.