How to Recover from a Failed Internship

Dear Dr. Civitelli, For the past eight months, I have been interning at what I initially thought was a dream startup company while taking classes. At first, I was working in an area that matched my skillset. When the grant the project I was part of was not renewed, I was asked if I wanted […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Jessica A. Zaloom

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Jessica A. Zaloom, an advertising professional. Jessica, what college did you attend? Lehigh University What year did you graduate from college? 2010 Where did you complete an internship? DeVito/Verdi, a full-service advertising […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Rabia H. Mir

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Rabia H. Mir, a public health professional. Rabia, what college did you attend? The George Washington University, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, DC What year did you graduate from college? […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Victoria Whyte

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Victoria Whyte, a PR and social media professional. Victoria, what college did you attend? University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada What year did you graduate from college? 2010 Where did you […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Stephanie Cobian

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Stephanie Cobian, a television professional. Stephanie, what college did you attend? California State University of Northridge, Northridge, CA What year did you graduate from college? . 2008 with a Bachelor’s degree in […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Julia Dalton

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Julia Dalton, a product development and marketing professional. Julia, what college did you attend? Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO What year did you graduate from college? 2005 Where did you complete […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Shane Arman

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Shane Arman, a public relations professional. Shane, what college did you attend? University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in Oshkosh, Wisconsin What year did you graduate from college? 2010 Where did you complete an […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Ansley Fous

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Ansley Fous, a Publicist.  Ansley, what college did you attend? Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana What year did you graduate from college? 2010 Where did you complete an internship? A Fashion PR firm […]

Should I Do An Internship?

Dear Dr. Civitelli, I just saw the legal ruling where a federal judge said that many unpaid internships are illegal if offered by a for-profit company. My college career advisor said that to maximize my marketability, I should do an internship whether it is paid or not. What do you recommend? Signed, Confused College Student […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Leigh Peterson

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Leigh Peterson, a communications professional. Leigh, what college did you attend? The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio What year did you graduate from college? 2000 Where did you complete an internship? . […]