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Internship Process Promotes Inequity of Opportunity

Internship Process Promotes Inequity of Opportunity

March 4, 2020

As spring arrives at Fordham University and the summer internship application process gets underway, feelings of panic and anxiety descend on students. Internships have evolved to become something of ...

Fr. Joesph McShane, S.J., President of the University announced the partnership from his office in Cunniffe House.

Fordham University Partners With New York Giants

October 8, 2019

Due to a new partnership between Fordham and the New York Giants, Fordham students now have the unique opportunity to intern and work closely with the NFL team.

JP Morgan interns gather at a company event. (Courtesy of Erin Parker)

Students Struggle to Receive Class Credit for Unpaid Internships

April 10, 2019

With the spring semester coming to a close, landing an internship and spending the summer in the city continues to entice students.

Ivanka Trump’s company recently published an article by its two unpaid interns, offering money-saving advice. Courtesy of Flickr

Unpaid Internships Question Companies’ Morality

September 7, 2016

By Briana Scalia  Internships have become both common and essential for the average college student. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, 65 percent of the nation’s graduating Class of 2015...

Students want internships, but are often not compensated for their work. Fordham Ram Archives

Work, Work, Work (Without Pay)

April 6, 2016

By Marcelle Meyer On March 15, 27 NGOs gathered in Geneva, Switzerland and committed to paying their interns, adding significant weight to an ongoing dialogue about unpaid internships in the professional world. Most F...

Nicholas Hardiman, GSB '16.

Senior Ram Snags Google Internship

September 9, 2015

By Joe Vitale You may not recognize Google’s updated logo, but you may soon recognize one of its newest interns: Nicholas Hardiman, GSB ’16. A native of Plymouth, Massachusetts, Hardiman, a majo...

Fordham students and companies see interning as an integral part of professoinal training, but many face obstacles. Christian Wiloejo/The Ram

Foreign Students, Job Trouble: Paperwork Impedes Foreign Students’ Internship Apps

November 5, 2014

By Laura Sanicola & Eddie Mikus While college students across the country vie for competitive internships to further their academic and professional careers, the process creates a wide array of challe...

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