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Summer Internship

Summer Interns: A Few Things Before You Go

Andrew J. Levine | Posted 08.06.2014 | College
Andrew J. Levine

You've been challenged this summer and you've made a mistake or two, but you've learned a lot, met some interesting people along the way, and maybe fallen in love -- or out of love -- with a career. This is the way it's supposed to be.

To DC, With Love

Mackenzie Long | Posted 09.15.2014 | College
Mackenzie Long

How can the place we live be comparable to say a boyfriend or a girlfriend? How can the streets we walk, the people we see, and the corner establishments we frequent be so impactful on our happiness?

The Value Of Internships That Don't Work Out

The Huffington Post | Lauren Betesh | Posted 02.28.2014 | Healthy Living

Internships are complex for young, ambitious hopefuls. On one hand, they're thrilled to gain access to that most coveted company or work environment. ...

5 Life Lessons I Learned From My Summer Internship

Jackson Mariotti | Posted 11.04.2013 | Teen
Jackson Mariotti

There are two ways to spend your summer vacation: a fun way and a helpful way. Most people spend the summer doing close to nothing. Although I did envy my friends who got to spend their summer by the pool, I was able to learn some very important life lessons.

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!

Things to Avoid This Summer

Alexa Gorman | Posted 08.07.2012 | College
Alexa Gorman

Oh. My. God. This is real life -- and a real internship. It's the beginning of a career; it's the beginning of the real world. I asked everyone and their brother how to prepare. Most of the advice ended up being what I shouldn't do. So, this is what I'm going to try to avoid while I'm in D.C.

What the Guidebooks Won't Tell You About College Life

Laura Newland | Posted 07.23.2012 | College
Laura Newland

At a time when students are working harder than ever to gain admission to college it's comforting to think of universities as bastions of academic inquiry, where students debate grand ideas and discover how they can best serve society. But the reality is more complicated.

Young Entrepreneur Council: 15 Ways to Recruit the Best Candidates as Summer Interns

Scott Gerber | Posted 07.15.2012 | Small Business
Scott Gerber

College is almost out for summer. How do you attract the best and brightest college interns to a new summer intern program?

Attention Students Making Summer Plans: Think Resume First

Elisa Stephens | Posted 06.23.2012 | Education
Elisa Stephens

Summer is right around the corner and millions of high school students and their parents are starting to think about summer plans.

Fashion Interns Tell All

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Intern Diaries: Notes from the Fashion Underground is a column that goes straight to the source of the fashion industry: the free labor. In this c...

8 Things You Must Do Before Your Internship Ends

| Lauren Mobertz | Posted 09.26.2011 | College

You're in the home stretch. You have two weeks left of your internship, and as you prepare to move back to school all you've got on your mind is that ...

How To Lose An Internship In 10 Ways

| Emily Grier | Posted 08.10.2011 | College

You've spent hours hitting the books to maintain your almost flawless GPA. You gave up the Taylor Swift concert with all of your friends to finish up ...

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.

InternMatch: Matching the Smartest Student Interns With the Hottest Tech Startups

Audrey Watters | Posted 05.28.2011 | College
Audrey Watters

In a tight job market, even the best college students are finding that landing a good job after graduation requires more than just a degree. It requi...

New Regulations Make Summer Internships Hard To Come By

nytimes.com | HILARY STOUT | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

IT'S been a rough summer so far for the Baltimore Orioles, Miley Cyrus and (it goes without saying) BP. Now, summer interns may have joined the list. ...

Bloomberg Adminstration Filled With Notable Interns

nytimes.com | DAVID W. CHEN and MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

They are the offspring of boldface names, like Lloyd C. Blankfein, the chief executive of Goldman Sachs; Peter G. Peterson, co-founder of the Blacksto...

Lady Gaga Submits Resume to Philip Treacy, Prepares to Make Coffee

Vicky Ward | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Vicky Ward

Just to show she is completely serious, pop icon Lady Gaga has just submitted her resume to London milliner Philip Treacy as part of her bid to intern for him this summer.

COLUMN: Impressive Summer Internship? No, Thanks

The Miscellany News | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It's winter. Winter at Vassar means claustrophobia, phallic snow sculptures and such low temperatures in the Joss House bathrooms that last week I opt...