Ah, gotta love April. spring is kind of in the air, I guess. But, with the countdown to summer comes the search for an internship. At EC you can do an internship through the school for credit, or on your own for experience/networking. As a rising junior, I want as many connections as possible so instead of working at the mall (which is just as great) I’m opting for an internship :)
5 Reasons why unpaid internships can be better than paid jobs (non-major related)
However, if you can’t afford to do an unpaid internship, there is no shame. Everyone’s financial situation varies. Do what you can, but remember that networking is KEY to getting a great job in your dream field. Who you know is just as vital as what you know!