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Student backlash against unpaid internships

Unpaid internships are part of a growing “collective problem” of young adults working for free said a University of Waterloo researcher. But not all Langara students are jumping at the opportunity to work for no pay anymore. A recent…

To intern, or not to intern

It feels a little strange to be writing an editorial about unpaid internships as a journalism student because unpaid internships are basically a rite of passage for young reporters breaking into the field. I completed a month-long unpaid…