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Your time here isn't just about your internship. It's about the experiences you have, the friends you meet and the stories you tell when you return home.

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Swish Goswami

Alumni Q&A with University of Toronto Student and Entrepreneur Swish Goswami

Manu “Swish” Goswami is an entrepreneur, an in-demand speaker and a TWC alum. The constantly active Swish explored…
Important Conversations When Requesting Disability Accommodations at TWC

Important Conversations When Requesting Disability Accommodations at TWC

Communication with new acquaintances can be difficult. It can be even more challenging when you have a disability…
Stockton University's Thomas Delany Reflects on His TWC Experience [Video]

Stockton University's Thomas Delany Reflects on His TWC Experience [Video]

Thomas Delany, a Fall 2017 alum who interned with Marzulla Law LLC, looks back on his D.C. experience,…
Why Spring Is A Great Time to Be a D.C. Intern

Why Spring Is A Great Time to Be a D.C. Intern

Choosing between Fall-Summer-Spring to do an internship in Washington, D.C. is a lot like a game of Rock-Paper-Scissors.…
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Alumni Q&A with Brooke Bierhaus

University of Iowa graduate and TWC alumna Brooke Bierhaus looks at how her TWC experience has directed her…
10 DOs and 5 DON’Ts to Make the Most of Your Internship in Washington

DOs and DON’Ts to Make the Most of Your Internship

Back on #NationalInternDay, TIME posted an article referring to internships as the new entry-level job. The article reflects…
twc lead colloquium

How Will TWC Professional Development Prepare You for the Job Market?

You don’t know how valuable a professional network is until you start establishing your own. You don’t know…
What are My TWC Application Documents For?

What are My TWC Application Documents For?

When you apply to The Washington Center, we ask you to submit a few documents along with your…
twc intern jose andres camcho

Alumni Q&A with FIU Grad Jose Andres Camacho

FIU Graduate and TWC alum Jose Andres Camacho reflects on his internship experience and how the networking skills…
twc intern from canada

The Can-EH-dian in D.C.

As a Canadian living in Washington, D.C., I do not quite consider myself an international student. However, spending…
National Museum of African American History and Culture

5 Must-Dos for D.C. Interns

As my summer in Washington, D.C. comes to an end, I wanted to share some of my favorite…
internship site the peace corps

What to Expect in Your Internship Matching Process

Preparing for your internship matching process with TWC can be nerve-wracking. Everyone’s experience is different, but here are…