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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 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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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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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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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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Four Reasons You Need an Internship

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

Suffolk University's Christina Kulich-Vamvakas shared her thoughts on a partnership that has lasted 40 years, and the impact…
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Three Things I Missed When Budgeting for My Internship

Washington, D.C. is by far one of the most budget friendly cities for students, offering an incredible amount…
Top 4 Myths in D.C. from TV Shows

Top 4 Myths in D.C. from TV Shows

Before I decided to make the move to Washington, D.C. I prepared by watching copious amounts of “Scandal,”…
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Battle of the Markets: Which DC Market Reigns Supreme?

DC has two very famous food markets, Union Market and Eastern Market, but which one is better for…
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A Weekend in D.C. for $50

Living in Washington D.C. is expensive. Living in D.C. as an unpaid intern is especially expensive. I’ve definitely…