How to Apply for the Federal Student Work Experience Program

The 2015-2016 Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP) campaign launched on October 28th. FSWEP is a national job inventory that full-time students from across the country can register for.  Then, students are matched for positions in the federal service and interviewed. One of the great things about the program is that you do not need

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Thoughts on Latvian Food & the Steep Learning Curve of an Intern

Hi all! First off, I’d like to apologize for not writing as frequently as I’d originally planned. I’m spending 8 hours a day researching, writing, and editing, so coming home and writing more can be a bit difficult. Today is different though. Today is a beautiful Saturday afternoon, and I just spent the last two

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Volunteering 101: Importance, Benefits and Tips

It has been an enjoyable, relaxing winter break, lying on the couch, watching Netflix for hours and texting our friends until our thumbs hurt. Since we are well-rested and have an exciting new  year ahead, why don’t we consider volunteering? Volunteering is looked upon in a different light depending on who you talk to. Some

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