News • “NASA Internship Helps Students Gain Valuable Work Experience” (ABC News, June 2, 2017) • “The Benefits of Work Experience for Students” (The Guardian, April 11, 2017) • “5 Reasons Why Internships are Great for College Students” (Forbes, January 10, 2016) Articles • “Gaining Work Experience While in College” (The Balance Careers, May 15, 2019) • “How to Make the Most of Your College Internship” (U.S. News & World Report, June 8, 2018) • “What Internships Teach You That College Can’t” (The Muse, October 4, 2016) Videos • “The Value of Internships” (YouTube, May 20, 2018) • “Why You Should Do an Internship” (YouTube, August 2, 2017) • “Benefits of Work Experience in College” (YouTube, March 28, 2016)
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