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4 Golden Rules of Internship Etiquette

Her Campus | Posted 07.09.2013 | College
Her Campus

After months of editing your resume, relentlessly hunting for internships, and shopping for the perfect interview outfit, you finally landed a summer internship!

How to Kickstart Your Internship Program

Ashley Mosley | Posted 06.16.2013 | Business
Ashley Mosley

Hiring a quality intern to meet the needs of your company can be a challenge. But you don't need to be a Fortune 500 company to do it right. Building a successful internship program will lay the foundation for recruiting, hiring and managing perfectly matched talent for your company.

5 Steps to Ace Your Job or Internship Interview

Her Campus | Posted 06.11.2013 | College
Her Campus

Simply reading the company's website will help to give you a better understanding of what their mission is and what they're hoping to accomplish. Although you may have already done this when you wrote a cover letter, refreshing your memory can't hurt.

The Real Cost of Internships and Why Students Can't Afford Them

Sandra Matsevilo | Posted 05.19.2013 | College
Sandra Matsevilo

Although many organizations and companies may be suffering from serious financial setbacks, the standard at which we hold internships should not fall lower than what it is already at.

9 Sweet Ways to Totally #Crush That I-Banking Internship

Lance Pauker | Posted 05.01.2013 | College
Lance Pauker

My raging case of little brother syndrome has prompted me to a). possibly throw my life away via the insufferable millennial need to do something "cool," and b). have become an unlicensed cultural commentator. Here, some ways to #makeit as a person aspiring to "summer" in the Hamptons.

Salaried vs. Hourly and Why All Pay Is Not Equal

Dedrick Muhammad | Posted 02.25.2013 | Black Voices
Dedrick Muhammad

The recession has permanently shifted our job market for the worse. While the majority of jobs lost during the recession were in the middle-income range, the jobs that have since come to replace them are lower-paying hourly wage positions.

College-Student Partnership Yields Career Success

Donna Randall | Posted 01.27.2013 | College
Donna Randall

The core strengths of a liberal arts education -- the development of skills in critical thinking and analysis, communication, and problem-solving, along with rigorous preparation in an academic discipline -- are more important than ever.

At Google, Interns Are ‘Superstars’

articles.boston.com | Posted 07.30.2012 | College

A few days before Google launched a major update of its mobile book application, engineer Eryn Maynard was handed a key piece of the upgrades — so i...

How A School Curriculum Can Lead To Health Jobs

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 08.01.2012 | Education
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Photo Credit: DENISE TEJADA/Youth Radio A poster hangs on the wall in Karen Seals' classroom at Oakland High School in Oakland, Calif. She is co-dir...

How to Prepare for a Job or Internship Interview

Her Campus | Posted 05.28.2012 | College
Her Campus

It's no little secret that job interviews can be stressful, complicated, hair-pulling experiences.
 But they don't have to be.

Space History in DC -- Science in American Life

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology
Zoe P. Strassfield

So, there it was, my last full weekend in Washington, DC, and I still hadn't visited every site I planned on seeing before leaving.

You Never Know

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 10.19.2011 | Technology
Zoe P. Strassfield

Now there was another period of silence, long minutes as the shuttle's main engines continued to burn to take it into orbit. The bright curvature of the Earth against the darkness of space was visible.

Throttle Up

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 10.15.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

At two minutes to launch (T-minus-two) everyone started cheering and clapping. Atlantis was really going to go!

Graduating All Over Again

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 10.14.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

Events of July 8, 2011 Online, I see a lot of "You know you're a 1990s kid if..." jokes, and, since I am a 1990s kid, a lot of them make me smile, be...

Space History in DC: White Roses for Explorers, Part 1

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 10.07.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

I wanted to find the graves of some of the astronauts who are buried at Arlington and pay my respects.

Space History in DC: The Space Window

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 10.03.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

In the course of spending five weeks living in a city like Washington DC that's so popular with tourists, I couldn't help but think about the way different people have different reasons for visiting a site or attraction.

Space History in DC -- Better the Second Time

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.28.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

Between the 11 hours on my first weekend, various visits after work, and coming after-hours to see the Glenn lecture, the National Air and Space Museum now felt like familiar territory.

Space History in DC -- Catch a Falling Star

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.27.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

Okay, so now on to what I came for in the first place -- the meteorites! Touchable meteorites always get me excited, because those hunks of stone and iron are the oldest things it's possible to touch -- the ancient leftovers of the formation of our solar system.

Counting My Blessings

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.19.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

I think there's a very good chance that John Glenn was the first astronaut whose name I ever learned. So getting to hear him speak was an exceedingly memorable moment.

Space History in DC -- 11 Hours in the Air and Space Museum

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.12.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

The actual lunar spacesuits with traces of moondust still on them give me the chills. And how they're presented in such a dark, quiet case -- you really do feel like you're looking through to watch astronauts walking on the moon.

Is Patrick Schwarzenegger A Mall Cop?

TMZ | Posted 09.12.2011 | Celebrity

According to sources, Arnie is good pals with real estate tycoon Rick Caruso -- the developer who built the celebrity-filled shopping center -- and wh...

On Hugging Astronauts

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 08.27.2011 | Technology
Zoe P. Strassfield

"Well... would you hug me?" I asked, unsure of what Mr. Haise's response would be. "Certainly," he said, and did so. And so Fred Haise became the first astronaut I hugged.

Career Options for Creatives (Finding a Job)

Karen Atkinson | Posted 07.27.2011 | Style
Karen Atkinson

Many artists hold down a number of jobs in their life. The key is to find a job that allows you to keep making your work and that is satisfying or at least challenging.

How to Find a Summer Job or Internship

Scott Gamm | Posted 07.04.2011 | College
Scott Gamm

In the new world of social media, Twitter and Facebook are valuable resources for finding jobs and internships.

Hacking College Is a Shortcut to Learning

Hack College | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Hack College

Hacking the college life is about getting through the day-to-day grunt work more efficiently