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Students’ Job Searches Go Digital

April 28, 2020

Students have been experiencing cancellations of summer internships due to the coronavirus outbreak, but more than 5,000 jobs and internships have been posted on Career Services’ app, Handshake, since the pandemic started.

Fordham Students Lose Internships and Jobs as Global Crisis Continues

Fordham Students Lose Internships and Jobs as Global Crisis Continues

April 6, 2020

As states implement stay-at-home orders, student workers find their internships and jobs being canceled. Many scramble to change their summer plans, which could lead to ripples in their careers at Fordham and beyond.

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Spring Summer 2015, PHOTO/ ALANNA KILKEARY

A Day In The Life Of A Fashion Intern By The Numbers

September 8, 2015

By ALANNA MARTINE KILKEARY Features Co-Editor In honor of New York Fashion Week, Alanna shares a da...

A look inside the Visual Arts Complex, where NMDD classes take place. 

Behind the Scenes: The New Media & Digital Design Major

April 15, 2015

By RAMONA VENTURANZA Arts and Culture Editor Published: March 15, 2015 Surrounded by the fast-paced, competiti...

A Holiday Guide to Dodging Relatives’ Questions

November 20, 2014

By MEREDITH SUMMERSLiterary Co-Editor & Copy EditorPublished: November 19, 2014 With Thanksgiving next week, many college students are looking forward to going home for the break. Dreaming of playing with pets and not having to wait for hours to attempt laundry in broken washers, many students forget the worst part of b...

Internships: Valuable Experience or Exploitation?

March 12, 2014

By GABRIELLE SAMBOY Contributing Writer Published: March 12, 2014 It is not every day that a college student gets to experience being around his or her dr...

Escaping Intern Nation

March 2, 2014

By ADRIANA GALLINA  Staff Writer Published: February 26, 2014 Recently, the Millennial Generation, people born from approximately 1980 onward, has been labeled the Intern Nation because college graduates seem unable to escape the cycle of internships. So, how can Fordham students avoid the same jobless fate post-gradua...

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Employers and Students Weigh In On Career Fair

January 31, 2014

  By GUNAR OLSEN Staff Writer Published: January 30, 2014 On Wednesday Jan. 29, Career Services at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) held its second ...

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Career Services To Host Arts, Media & Service Career Fair

January 28, 2014

  By GUNAR OLSEN Staff Writer Published: January 28, 2014 Fordham’s Career Services will hold its annual career fair on Wednesday...

Condé Nast Eliminates Internship Program

November 5, 2013

By RAMONA VENTURANZA News C0-Editor Published: October 30, 2013 On Wednesday Oct. 23, Women’s Wear Daily announced that Condé Nast decided...

When Emailing Employers, Think Before You Send

November 15, 2012

By AMINA CAMI Contributing Writer Published: November 15, 2012 Slang, abbreviations and emoticons sa...

Mo Problems

Mo’ Problems: Episode V, Operation Paycheck

November 7, 2012

Discouraged after attending an unfruitful job fair, Mo' changes strategies to find work after graduation. Want more Mo?...