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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 ...

Unpaid internships unrealistic, immoral

Unpaid internships unrealistic, immoral

March 5, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

By Kenny Sokan, editorial columnist America, America. The land of opportunity. That is, the land of unpaid opportunity. From high school to graduate school, young adults of all ages are trying desperately to get their feet in the door and secure the American dream, which more or less has come to mean ...

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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