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Your time here isn't just about your internship. It's about the experiences you have, the friends you meet and the stories you tell when you return home.

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3 Self-Discoveries from my First Month at TWC

3 Self-Discoveries from my First Month at TWC

When the opportunity to intern in D.C. presented itself, I knew it would force me to leave my…
How Does TWC Match You With the Right Internship?

How Does TWC Match You With the Right Internship?

One of the most frequently asked questions we get from students is how will they be matched to…
Dispelling Doubt: How Interns with Disabilities Master the D.C. Metro System

Dispelling Doubt: How Interns with Disabilities Master the D.C. Metro System

Commuting in D.C. can be daunting, even for someone who knows their way around the city. When you…
Must-Try Fall Trends for the Fashionable Interns of DC

Must-Try Fall Trends for the Fashionable Interns of DC

What exactly is business professional? What to wear can be very confusing for the budding intern, which makes…
From Little Rock to D.C.: A Glimpse Inside KaBriya Baldwin's TWC Experience

From Little Rock to D.C.: A Glimpse Inside My TWC Experience

Kabriya Baldwin from The University of Arkansas at Little Rock shares how her TWC experience helped shape her…
D.C.'s 5 Best Places to Settle Down With a Book

D.C.'s 5 Best Places to Settle Down With a Book

Washington, D.C. has no shortage of suitable environments for the bookworm in all of us. Here's a handful…
Swish Goswami

Alumni Q&A with University of Toronto Student and Entrepreneur Swish Goswami

Manu “Swish” Goswami is an entrepreneur, an in-demand speaker and a TWC alum. The constantly active Swish explored…
The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars Welcomes Leo Lambert, Elon University President Emeritus, to Board of Trustees

TWC Welcomes Leo Lambert, Elon University President Emeritus, to Board of Trustees

Dr. Lambert’s student-centered, experiential approach to higher education and mentorship, a valued addition to TWC’s leadership board. Leo…
Stockton University's Thomas Delany Reflects on His TWC Experience

Stockton University's Thomas Delany Reflects on His TWC Experience

Thomas Delany, a Fall 2017 alum who interned with Marzulla Law LLC, looks back on his D.C. experience,…
Important Conversations When Requesting Disability Accommodations at TWC

Important Conversations When Requesting Disability Accommodations at TWC

Communication with new acquaintances can be difficult. It can be even more challenging when you have a disability…
Five Tips for An International Student Starting Their First American Work Experience

Five Tips for An International Student Starting Their First American Work Experience

So you're thinking of traveling to America for your internship. Let's talk about some customs that relate to…
Why Spring Is A Great Time to Be a D.C. Intern

Why Spring Is A Great Time to Be a D.C. Intern

Choosing between Fall-Summer-Spring to do an internship in Washington, D.C. is a lot like a game of Rock-Paper-Scissors.…