September 9, 2013

Volume 110, Issue 8

Stories from the September 9, 2013 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Sarah Blugis: Experience is payment enough

Internships without wages do pay. Without them, hands-on experience for college students disappears. Professional references are unavailable. Students lose the valuable opportunity to check out various workplaces.

Trevor Marsden: Unpaid internships are immoral

Over the summer, a strange thing happened: The unwashed masses of unpaid interns broke their shackles and slew their oppressors. Of course, this is hyperbole, but you get the point. In June, a federal district court judge in New York ruled in favor of former unpaid interns who sued Fox Searchlight Pictures for compensation. The […]


Some of the events happening at GW this week.