Tips on Searching for Government Internships/Jobs during a Pandemic

San Francisco, CA City Hall

Searching for an internship or job has many inherent challenges, but during a global pandemic, they seem to be astronomical.  Now that many companies and organizations are closing temporarily or minimizing staffing, traditional hiring has changed to reflect the times. …

By Robin Shefts
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Important Questions to Consider When Interviewing in a Non-Profit or Public Service Field

Department of the Treasury

Are you interested in working in the non-profit or public service field? There are many non-profits out there including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Susan G Komen for the Cure, and Planned Parenthood. However some organizations are non-profits, but most …

By Melissa Nowak
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Should I Consider Applying to Law School Rather Than Seeking Employment during the COVID-19 Era?

UConn Law School

Are you considering applying to law school rather than seeking employment during the COVID-19 era? Many college students are now considering graduate school as an option, rather than jumping into an uncertain job market. The decision to apply to law …

By Robin Shefts
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Your Summer Internship Has Been Canceled—Now What?

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 by Vault Law Editors | April 16, 2020

As COVID-19 has forced law schools to go virtual, lawyers to work virtually, and law firms to cut salaries and furlough employees, it has also affected summer internships and summer associate programs. Some programs …

By Robin Shefts
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Interning at a Government Relations Firm – Srishti Banerjee

Penn Lincoln Strategies - A full service Government Relations and Public Affairs Consulting Firm

Srishti Banerjee is a UConn senior studying Political Science. Last summer, she interned at Penn Lincoln Strategies

Erik Zawodniak: What made you decide to become a Political Science major?

Srishti Banerjee: I have always had this drive to understand the …

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