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Editorial: The hidden exclusivity of internships

Editorial: The hidden exclusivity of internships

March 28, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

There are a few concepts that are inherently Northeastern-esque. Entrepreneurial spirit. Innovation. Robot-proof. And, above all, co-op. It is not only one of the defining characteristics of Northeastern University, but also what most of us say when people ask why we chose Northeastern. When we think ...

Editorial: Statistics support the Northeastern model

July 17, 2013


Filed under Opinion

If there is one thing that truly sets Northeastern apart from other schools, it is probably the university’s storied co-op program. For nearly the entirety of the school’s history, this innovative focus on experiential learning has come to define Northeastern, and foster countless opportunities for its stud...

Unpaid internships: bane or benefit?

March 14, 2013


Filed under City

By Emma McGrath, News Staff With the school year winding down and summer just on the horizon, millions of college students and recent grads are vying for temporary positions that promise to provide them with valuable skills, bolstered résumés and no money whatsoever. Facing a tough economic climate and an u...

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