A Lady in Spain: How I got an international internship – Education Article

Everyone hears about study abroad options when in college, but did you know that you can intern abroad, too? As someone who loves to travel, I wanted to study abroad in my college career. However, I realized that I was too involved in my extracurricular activities to take a full semester off. Also, the thought of being gone for four months made me nervous.  Luckily, a friend told me about a summer internship abroad program through her school. I was…

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My internship story: The struggle and the success – USAMy internship story: The struggle and the success – Education Article

If you are a college student seeking an internship, you know how stressful it can be. Countless hours of searching, networking, and researching companies is what it takes to land an opportunity. All the time spent may lead to only a few interviews and many rejections. It can be very stressful. I began looking during my sophomore year at UT Austin. Between going to career expos, attending info sessions, and other networking events, I felt like I was doing all…

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Get ready for internship success – USAGet ready for internship success – Education Article

Do you think you are ready for an internship? Having real world experience in a specific career is the best way to find out what you love and what you want to do for the rest of your life. An internship can present endless opportunities that help you grow and prepare you for your future. You can learn a lot about yourself, like are you a “9-5-sit-at-a-desk” worker or an “on-the-move, meetings, on-your-feet” kind of person? Experiencing both kinds of…

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Securing a Summer Internship: 3 Tips for Student Success – USASecuring a Summer Internship: 3 Tips for Student Success – Education Article

“What are your plans for summer break?” If you are a college student, this question is likely one that you encounter quite often. With the spring semester well underway, having a plan for your summer break is especially pertinent. Although taking a break from your studies, visiting friends, and vacationing are important aspects of summer break, the summer break plan that I am referring to is that of an opportunity for valuable undergraduate experience through an internship.  The months of…

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School, Job, Internship: Finding time for it all – USASchool, Job, Internship: Finding time for it all – Education Article

Finding time for an internship or job can seem impossible while trying to get used to a new course load of challenging classes. Whether you need a somewhat steady income to pay your bills or just some extra cash for going out on the weekends, most college students find themselves searching for a job at some point throughout their four years at school. Plus, fall and spring term internships are just as plentiful as summer internships now. Although it may…

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The Best of Both Worlds: Start planning now for an amazing learning experience next summer – USAThe Best of Both Worlds: Start planning now for an amazing learning experience next summer – Education Article

Taking classes and working an internship all while being abroad with friends? Yes, please! Summer break offers many different opportunities for students. They can take classes, work an internship, travel, all while still wanting to have time to socialize with friends. I struggled trying to decide which option was right for me. However, after doing research about different programs offered at my school, I found an option that allowed me to experience all four at once.  This past summer, I…

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