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Since joining the Her Campus Team, our team members have been offered jobs and internships with Glamour, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Seventeen, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, People, The Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, InStyle, Lucky, O magazine, MTV, The Washington Post, Digitas, and Ogilvy, among many others.

Founded by three students while they were undergraduates at Harvard—Stephanie Kaplan ‘10, Windsor Hanger ‘10, and Annie Wang ‘11—Her Campus was a winner in Harvard College’s business plan competition, the i3 Innovation Challenge, in 2009. Since launching in Fall 2009, Her Campus has formed content partnerships with Seventeen magazine, SELF magazine, Glam.com, USA Today and The Huffington Post and worked with clients including Victoria's Secret PINK, Ann Taylor LOFT, New Balance, popchips, Pinkberry, and Intel.

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Entries by Her Campus

The Pros and Cons of the Most Common On-Campus Jobs

(0) Comments | Posted August 27, 2014 | 7:56 PM

Whether you're paying for tuition, books, an apartment or just a froyo addiction, a job can make your college years significantly easier to afford. And where's the first place you should look to find one? On campus, of course!

But not all positions are created equal -- and a role...

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5 Steps to a Stellar Grad School Application

(0) Comments | Posted August 20, 2014 | 9:31 PM

What a relief it was when you got that "fat envelope" in the mail three years ago signaling your acceptance into college! Now it seems like you're going through that excruciating process all over again for graduate school, except this time, it's a lot more competitive and financially draining. You...

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4 Ways to Make College Move-in Less of a Hassle

(0) Comments | Posted August 13, 2014 | 3:52 PM

The start of fall semester always comes with the excitement of moving in to your new place -- minus the actual moving-in part. Whether your school is down the road or across the country from your house, the hassle of trucking your stuff around has hardly gotten easier since freshman...

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3 Creative Ways to Thank Your Boss

(1) Comments | Posted August 6, 2014 | 2:44 PM

Thank-you notes are a polite way to express your gratitude, but a boring thank-you note ruins all the fun! At the end of your internship, you want to give your boss something to remember you by that shows how grateful you are to have had this...

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5 Ways to Make Money Before the End of Summer

(1) Comments | Posted July 30, 2014 | 11:16 AM

Handling money in the summer is like putting a load of socks through the laundry. Somewhere between the spin cycle and the dryer, you lose one, presumably behind the washing machine or through black magic, never to be seen or worn again. It isn't a big deal for the most...

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4 Apps and Tools Every Intern Needs

(0) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 9:49 AM

When you're at your internship, your phone is probably buried in your bag since you're a responsible, dedicated worker. You go, girl! However, you might not have realized that your smartphone can dramatically transform your work life. Her Campus has rounded up the apps and tools that will transform you...

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4 Ways to Make Money After Graduation

(0) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 2:24 PM

Let's face it: The job market is tough, and it's hard to find a "big-girl job" after graduation. Even though you filled out application after application, you might still be without a full-time job. The biggest problem with this situation? You need money! Don't worry, collegiettes; there are plenty of...

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5 Ways to Impress a Tough Boss

(0) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 5:34 PM

Did you start a new internship or job this summer? Congrats! You're probably killing it, being the hardworking collegiette you are. Unfortunately, not every employer is able to see that. Maybe you come into work every day, eager to do your best, and your boss doesn't even acknowledge your presence!...

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3 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Internship

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 1:04 PM

Between working on big projects, asking thoughtful questions and, yes, making that clichéd coffee run, it's easy to forget you should be getting more than just experience and a line on your resume from your summer internship. Along with your everyday tasks, you should also be focused on the bigger...

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How to Make Friends (Not Foes) With Your Fellow Interns This Summer

(0) Comments | Posted May 7, 2014 | 11:29 AM

We've all seen the movie The Devil Wears Prada and witnessed the terrifyingly rude antics of Miranda Priestly. With comments like, "By all means, move at a glacial pace. You know how that thrills me," and "Is there some reason that my coffee isn't here? Has she died or something?"...

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What You Need to Know to Move Abroad After Graduation

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2014 | 11:07 AM

While some collegiettes have a job lined up or plan to attend graduate school, others want to take the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to move abroad for a job. If you're deciding if packing up and moving to another country is adventurous or just too risky, we're here to help....

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What Employers Really Want to See on Your Resume

(0) Comments | Posted April 23, 2014 | 10:48 AM

Applying for a job can be intimidating and scary, especially when it comes to putting together your resume. Whether you're a senior searching for a post-college position or an underclassman trying to gain some experience, it's tough to know what employers are looking for. But if you do it right,...

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How to Afford an Unpaid Internship

(0) Comments | Posted April 16, 2014 | 10:39 AM

When you've snagged the internship of your dreams, the last thing on your mind is money. Sure, the opportunity to learn by working hands-on in your career field is priceless. But, unfortunately, your "wealth of knowledge" isn't going to help you afford an apartment for the summer.

It's...

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How to Use Instagram to Land a Job or Internship

(0) Comments | Posted April 9, 2014 | 11:02 AM

While your friends might care about the mouth-watering cheesecake dessert you are about to devour or the beautiful bouquet roses that your boyfriend just sent you, the professional world certainly does not. Social media sites like Facebook and Twitter have long been accepted as not only...

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How to Find an Internship at the Last Minute

(0) Comments | Posted April 2, 2014 | 11:47 AM

It's that time of year again. All of your friends are hearing back about their internship applications, but somehow you missed the memo and haven't sent out a single application yet. With all your schoolwork and your busy social life, you may not have realized that summer is...

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How to Tailor Your Cover Letter and Resume for Different Positions

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2014 | 11:23 AM

Resume, cover letter, interview, repeat -- finding a job or internship can often feel like an endless uphill battle. With the tough competition in today's job market, you want to make sure that you stand out from the crowd, but how? Short of being an Olympic athlete or the daughter...

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The 5 Highly Effective Habits of Money-Saving Queens

(0) Comments | Posted March 19, 2014 | 11:19 AM

One of the best things about college is independence: You get to set your own rules, stay out as late as you want -- and manage your own budget? Well, being independent isn't always easy, especially when you have to worry about how much you're spending on top of everything...

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6 Surprising Things That Turn Employers Off

(2) Comments | Posted March 12, 2014 | 10:30 AM

When applying for jobs, we all know the obvious moves you should absolutely avoid. Whether it's typos in your resume, showing up late for an interview or dressing inappropriately, there are things a professional collegiette just never does. However, there are a lot of things you may not...

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5 Rules of Email Etiquette

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2014 | 12:37 PM

We're millennials. We've grown up as tech-savvy individuals, so sending emails should be a piece of cake... right? You may be surprised to find out that our generation actually isn't the leader in email expertise. With the rise of rapid communication through texting and social media, it's super easy to...

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5 Things You Do That Piss Professors Off

(0) Comments | Posted February 21, 2014 | 3:25 PM

Professors can be fickle folk. Sometimes they're laid-back and hilarious, and they couldn't care less if you're texting in class. Other times, they're curmudgeonly and have serious problems with you updating Facebook during their lectures. After the first few days of class, it's usually pretty easy to figure out what...

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