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How to Wind Up in the Emergency Room (& Other Things I Learned During My Internship)

By ElodieOctober 9, 2014
A little-known fact about being an intern is that there is an element of danger involved (particularly if you, like me, attract... More  →
How to Wind Up in the Emergency Room (& Other Things I Learned During My Internship)

SPARKLEBUTTS, THIS IS NOT A DRILL: YOU Could Be the Next SparkLife Intern!

By Chelsea DaggerSeptember 29, 2014
PAY CLOSE ATTENTION, BUTTS, for your whole life's happiness rests on how you answer the following three questions: 1. Do you live in (or... More  →
SPARKLEBUTTS, THIS IS NOT A DRILL: YOU Could Be the Next SparkLife Intern!

Don't Accidentally Insult the Movie Stars (& Other Things I Learned During My Internship at a Film Festival)

By ElodieSeptember 23, 2014
Over the summer, I somehow wrangled myself an internship at a film festival. The glitz! The glamour! The long hours answering phones and... More  →
Don't Accidentally Insult the Movie Stars (& Other Things I Learned During My Internship at a Film Festival)

No Job, No Internship, No Nothing: How to Make Your Summer Fun and Resume-Impressive if You Didn't Plan Anything

By ShivaniJune 16, 2014
If college admissions websites are anything to go by, you should have every second of your holidays color-coded and filled with "fun... More  →
No Job, No Internship, No Nothing: How to Make Your Summer Fun and Resume-Impressive if You Didn't Plan Anything

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Tell My Parents I'm Spending The Summer With My BF?

By kat_rosenfieldMay 2, 2013
Hi Auntie, I'm a freshman in college and I'm applying for internships for the summer. My boyfriend is also in college, already has... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Tell My Parents I'm Spending The Summer With My BF?

20 Ways to Blow an Internship Interview

By Randy WalkerMarch 18, 2013
Internships are a funny thing. In a way, they could be described as preschool for the real world. For both pre-school and... More  →
20 Ways to Blow an Internship Interview

Learn From my Mistakes: Internship Edition

By Josh SorokachMarch 12, 2013
In this new series, the rakishly awkward Josh tells you how to succeed by doing the exact opposite of everything he has... More  →
Learn From my Mistakes: Internship Edition

How to Become a Professional

By FayeFebruary 4, 2013
If you’re a sophomore or older in college, it’s about time to get your life together. You’re not a freshman anymore. It’s... More  →
How to Become a Professional

Read About the Coolest (and Bloodiest) Summer Job Ever!

By ContributorJuly 20, 2012
A while back, I asked you all for some advice on how I should spend my summer: working at a... More  →
Read About the Coolest (and Bloodiest) Summer Job Ever!

An Interview with a Former Olympic Intern

By SissyJuly 11, 2012
Ever wish you could be a part of the Olympic games even though you can't throw a ball or swim a lap?... More  →
An Interview with a Former Olympic Intern