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3 Reasons Unpaid Internships Are Seriously Not Worth Your Time

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 07.06.2016 | Business

It’s summer and bright-eyed interns are flooding our cities with their fresh Ann Taylor Loft outfits and optimistic life outlooks. This warning perh...

How an Internship Changed My Career Path

Corey Whitaker | Posted 03.21.2016 | College
Corey Whitaker

Just last year, I was headed on a path towards a career in criminology. As a sophomore at Lynchburg College, I was taking all the right classes for a...

Shaping the Future

Trevor Youshak | Posted 03.10.2016 | Religion
Trevor Youshak

As rising juniors and seniors, UF students have a lot to look forward to, but also a lot of stressors. One of those key stressors is the future: every...

House Passes Bill To Protect Unpaid Interns From Discrimination

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.12.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives passed a bill Monday night that would extend new protections to unpaid interns in the federal government, a...

Nancy Meyers: The 'Chick Flick' Stigma Is 'Dismissive'

The Huffington Post | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 09.22.2015 | Women

Director and producer Nancy Meyers got real about the sexist attitudes towards"chick flicks" in a conversation with HuffPost Live on Tuesday. "It's re...

Robert De Niro Walks Out Of Interview After Awkward Exchange

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.23.2015 | Entertainment

Robert De Niro, star of the new movie "The Intern," walked out of an interview with Radio Times journalist Emma Brockes while doing press for his new ...

The 11 Stages Of Being A Summer Intern

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.07.2015 | College

If you've ever been a summer intern, you know how real the struggle can be. Between mastering the coffee maker, making it through your first meeting, ...

An Open Letter to Employers Hosting Summer Interns (Part Two)

Alison A. Quirk | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
Alison A. Quirk

It's up to you to provide the orientation, guidance and motivation to help them succeed. In turn, you gain some fresh perspectives and new skills, in addition to an extra set of hands to hopefully ease your workload this summer and advance your business objectives.

How To Impress Us

Nicola Kraus | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
Nicola Kraus

You've done it! Landed the summer internship or maybe even the job. I know a thing or two about only having a few weeks to wow someone. As a woman who grew up to employ a buttload of interns, I'd like to share with you a few tips for leaving them wanting more.

An Open Letter to Summer Interns Looking to Make the Most of their Experience (Part 1)

Alison A. Quirk | Posted 07.10.2016 | Business
Alison A. Quirk

You've worked hard to get this opportunity and you want to make sure you get the most out of it. During the remaining weeks of your internship, think of this opportunity as a chance to "try on" a new role, or possibly several new roles if you're given the chance to rotate through different areas of the organization.

Dissatisfied With Your Internship? 9 Ways to Make It Work

Lauren Jessen | Posted 07.07.2016 | College
Lauren Jessen

We've all been there, and it really is no way to spend your time. Instead of using your energy being dissatisfied with your internship, use that energy to figure out how to make your internship work. Here are some tips to make the most of your internship when you are feeling frustrated with it.

From Smartphone to Summer Intern

Penina Remler | Posted 06.24.2016 | College
Penina Remler

Just the other day I was commuting home on a crowded LIRR peak express train when a stranger sitting next to me refused to get off at his stop without first commenting on my lightning speed texting technique.

Project Runway's Helen Castillo and Her No-Frills Take on Fashion

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 05.06.2016 | Style
Lauren Kruczyk

Recently, Helen Castillo of "Project Runway All Stars" visited Houston for the Vanity event at Henke and Pillot--a fashion event featuring local models, a cocktail hour, live entertainment, giveaways and a runway show viewing with designers.

How to Build Your Internship Wardrobe

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 06.28.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

In the months between accepting an internship offer and your first day, there are many important things to do to prepare. Follow these steps to build your internship wardrobe and be ready for the real world.

7 Tips for Networking Your Way to Success

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 04.29.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

This is blog post was written by a friend of the Intern Queen Network, Ariel Kendall, a 2011 graduate of the University of St. Thomas. Before embar...

S4S Celebrates a Wonderful Team -- A Tribute to Grace Bennett

Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso | Posted 12.06.2014 | Impact
Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso

In only one year, Schools for Sustainability (S4S) has cultivated a beautifully dynamic team. We honor diversity as we attract support from members of...

Coffee With a Splash of Smile, Please

Leila J. Milgrim | Posted 10.28.2014 | College
Leila J. Milgrim

Wide-eyed, hopeful and fresh off the plane from the sunshine state, I stood outside of the LaGuardia terminal eager to begin the next chapter of my life in my soulmate city, New York.

The Intern Diaries: Perfection is Overrated

Isabella Basco | Posted 10.18.2014 | College
Isabella Basco

Whether it is in music, school, or my relationship with friends and family, I see there is no "one" way to sing a song, write a paper or demonstrate kindness. There is no "one" plan destined for me: There are several.

How to Leave a Good Impression at Your Internship

Ebony Joseph | Posted 10.15.2014 | College
Ebony Joseph

You've applied, aced the interview, worked your tail off and your internship is coming to an end. Congrats! So, now what? Whether you're heading back to school or are still waiting for a job offer, here a few tips to make sure your coworkers won't forget you.

3 Creative Ways to Thank Your Boss

Her Campus | Posted 10.06.2014 | College
Her Campus

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 opportunity. And what better way to do that than with a gift that shows creativity at the same time?

4 Apps and Tools Every Intern Needs

Her Campus | Posted 09.22.2014 | College
Her Campus

Her Campus has rounded up the apps and tools that will transform you from a great intern into a super one -- like the digital equivalent of a superhero costume. So grab your phone and laptop, because you'll want to download these ASAP.

5 Ways to Impress a Tough Boss

Her Campus | Posted 09.08.2014 | College
Her Campus

Whether your boss is ignoring you or just being plain mean, we came up with some tips for how to handle even the toughest of bosses.

An Update from Nourish Interns in Guatemala

Nourish International | Posted 07.28.2014 | Impact
Nourish International

The past week, we have been busy traveling and experiencing more of the culture here in Pana and in the towns around the lake.

5 Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Internship

Natalie Bounassar | Posted 05.17.2014 | College
Natalie Bounassar

The upside to a disappointing internship is that internships typically have a set duration. You're never truly "stuck" in any situation, but internships are especially temporary.

Moonlighting Pastors and Postponed Health Care: Record Debt Loads Overwhelming Many Seminary Graduates

David Briggs | Posted 04.21.2014 | Religion
David Briggs

Many women and men pursuing a religious vocation long have been hesitant even to ask this question: Can I afford it? They have been taught to take...