internship

5 Tips for Ending Your Internship Positively

As we head toward the end of summer break, many of you are winding down your summer internships.  We wanted to provide you with five tips for ending on a positive note.

Intern Spotlight: Atembe Fonge

What's your name, home town and major at UNC

My name is Atembe Fonge. I’m from Greensboro, NC and I’m majoring in Global Studies with a double-minor in Journalism (Advertising) and Social & Economic Justice.

What are you doing this summer?

Intern Spotlight: John Daniels

By Gary Alan Miller, UCS Assistant Director

What's your name, home town and major at UNC

My name is John Daniels, from Raleigh, NC, and I’m majoring in Journalism (Electronic Communication sequence)

What are you doing this summer?

Intern Spotlight: Averi Harper

By Gary Alan Miller, UCS Assistant Director

1. What's your name, home town and major at UNC?

My name is Averi Harper, and I am from Long Island, New York. I'm a Electronic Communication (Broadcast journalism) and Media Production double-major.

2. What are you doing this summer?

Her Campus' "How to Lose an Internship"

By Gary Alan Miller, UCS assistant director

Her Campus has an article up titled How to Lose an Internship in 10 Ways.  Aside from the clunky, play-on-words headline, it contains generally smart advice for those of you out on internships right now.  Here's what they say to avoid.  But, I'd love to hear your additions via comments!

Complete an internship this summer? Tell UCS!

If you completed an internship in summer 2010, we hope it was a great experience for you!  Help us help you and your fellow students by telling us where you interned.

UNC Student Intern: Lost in the woods

Did you ever think that getting lost while trying to find a waterfall would be part of an internship?  Elizabeth Jansen found out the hard way that it can happen.