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Summer in the City

Goodbye, Summer in the City: The Dirty, Gritty World of New York's Interns

Elizabeth Harvey | Posted 08.12.2016 | College
Elizabeth Harvey

For as long as anyone can remember, New York City has called like a siren to freedom-seekers hoping for a chance to make their own way in the world. F...

Summer Survival Manual II

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 08.18.2016 | New York
Claudia Zelevansky

These are very tough times, but it is my belief is that we can support each other. We can educate ourselves. So, here are some of the things that can happen to you between now and the end of summer. I hope this guide helps you through these steamy summer days.

Hard Lessons Learned by the Temporarily Homeless

Stephanie Lam | Posted 07.28.2014 | College
Stephanie Lam

Every college student is excited to be going home, graduating, or embarking on a grand adventure for the summer. I was supposed to have an internship with an amazing PR company and a whole summer in NYC. What I hadn't planned for was being kicked out onto the street at the last minute. In other words, I was homeless.

Beat the Heat. (No, Really, Please Beat It.)

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 08.18.2013 | New York
Claudia Zelevansky

The city in the summer is a special case. If you have ever spent more than 30 seconds on a subway platform during rush hour in August, you will know of what I speak.

Making of a Mural: Welcome to Woodbridge

Ben Falik | Posted 01.16.2012 | Detroit
Ben Falik

2011-11-15-pullquote2.jpg"Welcome to Woodbridge" is arguably Summer in the City's best-known mural. It didn't hurt that it was featured for a couple sweet, staggered seconds in the recent Chrysler commercial.

Summer in the City: Welcome to NYC

| Posted 08.07.2011 | College

Anjli - University of Texas at Austin This summer a dream internship with Lucky magazine moved me from Austin, Texas, where I've spent all 21 years...

New Carrie Bradshaw Book Cover Revealed | Sara Hammel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

There's no guarantee there will be a third Sex and the City movie, but in the meantime there will be a way to fill the Carrie Bradshaw void -- SATC cr...

Only in New York... for A Greener Apple (NYC)!

Pamela French | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pamela French

What a wild and wacky, eco-friendly summer it has been! From free piano music serenading the streets of New York (as an art project) to runner's in t...