Tag Archives: internships

Interns Have Rights…Did You Know?

Recently, we posted a piece about the negative effects of unpaid internships. On February 13, 2012 Slate.com published an insightful piece about the same topic following up on the issue. On Feb. 1, a funny thing happened in a U.S. district court in Manhattan: An intern complained in public. Xuedan Wang, a 28-year-old former intern […]

The Negative Effect of Unpaid Internships

According to a recent “The Daily Beast” article, more college students assume that internships are mandatory for graduation because more employers expect to see internship experience on their resume. Because of the high demand for internships in the bad economy, many students take unpaid internships not only with non-profit organizations but also with for-profit organizations. […]