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Juggling Multiple internships as a first-timer

Juggling Multiple Internships as a First-Timer

Short Summary: Erin Gallagher tried out two internships for the first time: one as a graphic designer for the Digital Media Engagement (DME) team and another at the Wisconsin State Public Defender’s Office. Here she reflects on her experiences with both.  When Erin Gallagher joined the Digital Media Engagement (DME) internship, she knew she wanted …

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First Internship: Why the DME Should Be Your First Experience

Summary: Hannah Bundschuh was looking to expand her research abilities when she learned about the Digital Media Engagement (DME) internship. She later rose to become one of the department heads (DH) of Research and offers advice for future first-time interns. When Hannah Bundschuh was looking to join an internship in spring 2020, she originally wasn’t …

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The VSFS Application: How to Increase Your Chances of Being Selected

Are you looking to secure a virtual internship with the VA Digital Media Engagement (DME) Team or any Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) position? It can be challenging to navigate the USAJobs application, so here are some tips from a DME executive leadership team member (ELT) to help you increase your chances of being selected! …

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