#ProjectIntern 2014: Investigating Internships for Academic Credit
Happy (belated) 2014! I want to update everyone on this project, and ProPublica’s work on internships going forward.
Sadly, Casey’s time as an intern at ProPublica is done.... Read more
#ProjectIntern is shifting gears
For the last month and a half (thanks to all of you) Casey McDermott has been on the road talking to students about their internship experiences. She’s visited... Read more
#ProjectIntern hits the road!
Great news! At long last, #ProjectIntern has hit the road – and we have all of you to thank for it.
Casey's (our intern's) itinerary and the early collection of... Read more
Totes and shirts are en route!
We're very happy to let you know that your t-shirts, and tote bags are en route! As soon as they get to ProPublica HQ, we'll box them up and ship... Read more
Meet the newest member of #ProjectIntern!
We are so pleased to announce – to this group especially – that we have found our intern! Casey McDermott, a recent graduate of Penn State University, will be joining... Read more
Your Intern is Almost Here
Some quick, yet great, updates: the t-shirt and tote orders have been placed – and we have narrowed down our intern applicant pool to the finalists. We will... Read more
WE DID IT!!
Thanks to all of you, we've reached our $22,000 goal! THANK YOU!!
Now the fun really begins. In the next week or two, we'll post the job description for our... Read more
#ProjectIntern: We only need about $1,700 more!
19 hours to go, and we're so close! As I'm writing this, we only need $1,700 more to reach our $22,000 goal – and that gap is closing every minute.... Read more
Five days to go! And thanks to you lovely people, our project on the intern economy is 70 percent funded.
We need to raise $6,500 by next Thursday, 6/27, to... Read more
Unpaid Interns Win Suit Against Fox Searchlight
As backers for our project on the intern economy, thought you all might be interested to know that a judge has ruled Fox Searchlight Pictures violated federal and New... Read more
The 1,000 Backer Challenge
Help us get $10,000 from the Knight Foundation for our intern economy investigation!
We’re about to hit 250 backers – and that means we also get $2,500 from the Knight... Read more