Dominican University student raul Navarrete speaks on his experience at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Dominican University student raul Navarrete speaks on his experience at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation

“I attended networking events, took self-guided tours of all the FREE museums D.C has to offer, joined a dance team to cater to my dancer’s lifestyle, went to happy hours with my roommates, played 8-ball pool in my penthouse, became a foodie (D.C has great food) and overall lived my best life”—read about how Raul Navarette of Dominican University spent his time in DC while interning at US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation

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UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAVEN STUDENT KEVIN MATHIESON DISCUSSES FALL 2017 DC EXPERIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAVEN STUDENT KEVIN MATHIESON DISCUSSES FALL 2017 DC EXPERIENCE

“An internship is supposed to be a learning experience, but you have to approach this differently than you would a college lecture. Get ready to spend a lot of time listening”—read about University of New Haven student Kevin Mathieson’s internship at the Wilson Center’s Middle East Program.

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Ursinus College Student Charlotte Rohrer Discusses Spring 2017 DC Experience

Ursinus College Student Charlotte Rohrer Discusses Spring 2017 DC Experience

“One experience I would recommend is going to different events, be it at embassies or think tanks. They are always worth it and often free!”—read about Ursinus student Charlotte Rohrer’s internship at the Peace Corps.

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Q&A with Alicia Dutkiewicz, Fall 2016 Intern at Washington, DC Economic Partnership and Marketing Major at Saint Xavier University

Q&A with Alicia Dutkiewicz, Fall 2016 Intern at Washington, DC Economic Partnership and Marketing Major at Saint Xavier University

“Coming into the program, I didn't know if I'd like my internship, my roommates, or even the city itself but by not setting any expectations and not being close-minded, I did some of my best work at a really cool job, I made friends from around the world, and I absolutely fell in love with DC and everything it has to offer”—read about Alicia Dutkiewicz, an Econ major from Saint Xavier who interned at the Washington DC Economic Partnernship.

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Lynn University Senior Broadens Horizons on Capitol Hill

Lynn University Senior Broadens Horizons on Capitol Hill

“As an intern, I had a wide array of responsibilities. From attending briefings to answering constituent calls, to running errands, I found myself doing something new each day. However, the best part of my internship had to be the relationships I developed with my co-workers”—read about Lynn University student Shahmir Lodhi’s experience interning at Congresswoman Diana Degette’s office.

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Augustana College Student Explores DC's History and Gains Experience for Career at the Office of the Attorney General, Family Services Division

Augustana College Student Explores DC's History and Gains Experience for Career at the Office of the Attorney General, Family Services Division

“The experience I have had thus far is incredible and truly indescribable. I wake up every morning looking forward to going to work, assisting the two attorneys I am assigned to, and learning as much as possible. The people in my office have gone out of their way to assure I am getting the most from this opportunity”—read about how Augustana College student Haylie Arndt has fared at her internship at the Office of the Attorney General.

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Colby-Sawyer College student gains hands-on news reporting experience at WJLA-TV ABC7 News Channel 8

Colby-Sawyer College student gains hands-on news reporting experience at WJLA-TV ABC7 News Channel 8

“Thanks to the reporters and producers I was even able to put together multiple demo reels of stand ups and newscasts involving news and sports stories. As someone who is aspiring to be a television news reporter, this was the most hands-on experience an intern like me could’ve had”—read about Colby-Sawyer student Richard Damas’ internship at ABC7 News Channel.

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Bond University Student Learns About Campaign Management with the United Nations Foundation

Bond University Student Learns About Campaign Management with the United Nations Foundation

“Washington DC is a truly beautiful place, filled with exciting places and the brightest, perhaps busiest, people. It has been an absolute whirlwind and an experience that has taught me so much about myself and the world”—read about Bond University student Caroline Foley’s experience interning abroad at the United Nations.

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Colby-Sawyer College Student is Inspired Daily at Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

Colby-Sawyer College Student is Inspired Daily at Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

“Every day in the office flies by and the warm, friendly, and welcoming atmosphere of everyone who works here is ever flowing. It is a beautiful feeling to be inspired daily”—read about Colby-Sawyer student Bethany Guimond’s inspiring internship at the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors.

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Bond University student gains insight into think tank world of policy and academia at Woodrow Wilson International Center For Scholars

Bond University student gains insight into think tank world of policy and academia at Woodrow Wilson International Center For Scholars

“The Internship Seminar is aimed at creating the professional you. This semester we have undertaken informational interviews, discussed current news and issues, and explored topics such as salary negotiation and professional social media. All of the assessment tasks and class engagements are equipping us with the necessary skills for ‘the real world’”—read about Bond University student Kathryn Randle’s internship at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars.

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SUNY Plattsburgh Student Gains Insight Into Various Careers in Business, Government and the Private Sector

SUNY Plattsburgh Student Gains Insight Into Various Careers in Business, Government and the Private Sector

“Working at the CRFB allows me to step away from the relatively abstract theory taught in a classroom and position me directly into the real world where academic theory is put into action”—read about SUNY Plattsburgh student Brin DaleyKeyser’s internship at the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.

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Colby-Sawyer College Student Discovers DC's Hidden Gems and New Skills at Senator Ayotte's Office

Colby-Sawyer College Student Discovers DC's Hidden Gems and New Skills at Senator Ayotte's Office

“Working in the various offices, legislation, press, the front office, has given me a new understanding and appreciation for the work that goes on in a Senate office. I have learned and use numerous skills that I would not have gotten anywhere else”—learn about Colby-Sawyer student Aaron Dupuis’ internship in his home state senator’s office and his thoughts on moving to DC from a small town.

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Bond University Student Gains Competitive Advantage at U.S. Department of Commerce

Bond University Student Gains Competitive Advantage at U.S. Department of Commerce

“My experience here provides me with insights in government, international trade and the professional working world. I believe this will make me more valuable for future potential employers and give me a competitive advantage over other applicants”—read about how this Bond University student feels about his time interning in DC.

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Daemen College Student Witnesses Inner Workings of U.S. Foreign Policy at Department of State

Daemen College Student Witnesses Inner Workings of U.S. Foreign Policy at Department of State

“I volunteered at events where I met ambassadors from all over the world. I have also had the chance to network with numerous Foreign Service Officers, Civil Service Officers, and Retired Peace Corps Volunteers. I am so incredibly grateful to have the opportunity to witness the inner workings of U.S. foreign policy”—rad about this Daemen College student’s experience at the Department of State.

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