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The Relentless Rat Race of Finding a Summer Internship

The Relentless Rat Race of Finding a Summer Internship

By Tyler Crews, Opinion Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The pressure of summer internships is upon us, and as a first-year student, I wish I didn't have to worry about securing a job after just a year at NYU.

8 Tips for Finding that Summer Internship

8 Tips for Finding that Summer Internship

By Mayu Ranganathan, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Features

It is time to apply for internships! Here are some tips.

Unpaid Internships Are Exclusionary

Unpaid Internships Are Exclusionary

By Paola Nagovitch, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

How can students be expected to intern for no compensation while they have to sustain their lives?

Social Media, Internships and Everything In Between

Social Media, Internships and Everything In Between

By Emily Conklin, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Yes, the rumors are true: social media matters, and your employers are stalking you. Now more than ever, young applicants’ social media accounts are being scrutinized during the hiring process, whether it’s a full-time position or an unpaid internship. Once upon a time, our profiles used to...

HUMOR: Entry-Level Internship Requires Previous Internship Experience

HUMOR: Entry-Level Internship Requires Previous Internship Experience

By Ben Eisenberg, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Columns, Humor

Trying to get an internship? You're going to need an internship for that.

Looking for Summer Housing in NYC?

Looking for Summer Housing in NYC?

By Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Features

Well, look no further. Here is your ultimate guide to dorms, apartments, Air B&Bs, or whatever your preference is!

How to Land Your Dream Summer Internship

How to Land Your Dream Summer Internship

By Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

College is hard, and trying to find an internship doesn't make it easier. Hear from experienced NYU students on how to land the best summer internships.

Unpaid Internships Are Not Worth It

Unpaid Internships Are Not Worth It

By Connor Borden, Staff Writer

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Before committing to a mediocre internship that does not pay, students may want to consider the true cost.

The Mental Health Issue

The Mental Health Issue

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

It's no secret that college students face stress on a near-daily basis. The pressures to succeed can sometime be too much of a weight to bear, pushing some students to a breaking point. Other students, meanwhile, come into NYU already grappling with issues of mental health and figuring out how to cope...

Success Doesn’t Mean Faking Happiness

Success Doesn’t Mean Faking Happiness

By Veronica Liow, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In an environment that puts so much emphasis on getting ahead, feeling unhappy can create the perception that one is falling behind in cultivating his or her success.

Staff Rants: Oct. 11-17

Staff Rants: Oct. 11-17

By WSN Staff

October 18, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Welcome to a new series on WSN, Staff Rants. Read what made your favorite WSN Staff Members angry this week!

Pay Interns Before You Profit Off Them

Pay Interns Before You Profit Off Them

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion

By ruling that firms can bill their clients for unpaid intern work, the State Bar Association makes it permissible to have law firms directly profit off of work that they themselves are not even paying for.

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