unpaid internships

We need to normalize paying student interns

As Canadians, we like to pride ourselves on the notion we’re more progressive than the US will ever be. But while America’s notorious unpaid internships are illegal in Canada, that doesn’t mean they aren’t alive and well within our own borders.Continue...

Unpaid internships support an imbalanced employment system

School credit doesn’t pay the bills. Student interns deserve compensation for their work.Continue...

The value of unpaid internships

Despite lacking deserved financial compensation, unpaid internships have a lot to offer young people.Continue...

Recognize the real value of your summer job

With the end of the school year fast approaching, students face another challenge: summer employment. This is perhaps an even greater factor in determining the kind of career we’ll pursue.Continue...