Tag Archives: internships

Blogging about on-the-job experience

Ilana Slott hoped I could help her solve a problem. She had just finished MMC 2100 last spring (2008) and had been offered an internship at News 12 in Long Island. That was near home for her so she could live with her parents for the summer. She’d be able to gain that important cross-platform […]

Money matters when it comes to many internships

The Huffington Post bid-for-an-intership situation is unique in requiring potential interns to bid to gain the position for the summer. However, internships often require the students to make a number of financial investments. Many internships are unpaid. Students may be working 20, 30, 40 or more hours a week for no pay. I took a […]

Still hunting for a summer media internship?

No resume or clips required. Just $15,500. That’s the next minimum bid for an internship this summer with The Huffington Post. The story in AdvertisingAge reports that the internship was contributed to raise money for the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights. The current bid was $13,000. Bids continue until May 28.