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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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5 reasons you should intern at a small organization

5 Reasons You Should Intern at a Small Organization

D.C. is full of large businesses and organizations where you can intern, including the largest of them all:…
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How to Live Each Week in D.C. on a Budget

Money can always be a concern, whether you’re at your home university or in Washington, D.C. So, how…
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How Much Does an Intern in D.C. Spend a Week?

Living in Washington, D.C. for the summer was absolutely life-changing. I learned so many new skills at my…
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The Can-EH-dian in D.C.

As a Canadian living in Washington, D.C., I do not quite consider myself an international student. However, spending…
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Introducing Inside Washington 2019’s Faculty Director

Dr. Lilly Goren of Carroll University will serve as the Faculty Director for The Washington Center’s Inside Washington…
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5 Must-Dos for D.C. Interns

As my summer in Washington, D.C. comes to an end, I wanted to share some of my favorite…
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What to Expect in Your Internship Matching Process

Preparing for your internship matching process with TWC can be nerve-wracking. Everyone’s experience is different, but here are…
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TWC Recognizes PASSHE Foundation and PSECU for Steadfast Support of Interns from PASSHE Universities

Celebration of Pennsylvania organizations and the students they support organized by TWC as Summer 2018 term nears conclusion.
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Alumni Q&A with Madison

TWC Alumna, Madison Kendrick from Belmont University talks about how interning at the end of her freshman year…
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A Week In the Life of an FIU Student Interning in D.C.

Interning full time, taking an evening course, attending the LEAD colloquium and still making time for networking events…
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Whoops! Intern Bloopers During the First Week in D.C.

When you watch Chadwick Boseman in Black Panther, you’re enjoying the finished product that you see on your…
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Four Reasons You Need an Internship

Ask yourself this: Do you want a job right out of college? If you answered ‘yes’ then read…