Summer in DC means two things: amazing weather and awkward intern stories. Since only one of these can be controlled, Roll Call has offered up some advice to this summer’s interns.
You’ve landed an impressive new internship, moved into a decent apartment, figured out the Metro, braved the heat and smiled a toothy grin for that shiny new gray badge.
But all that doesn’t guarantee a smooth internship. To help keep you from becoming one of the “what not to do” examples for next year’s fresh crop of interns, we’ve gathered advice from Hill staffers, former interns, career counselors and even a Member of Congress.
Hill Internships 101: What You Need to Know
No. 1: Keep It to Yourself
No. 2: Take Initiative
No. 3: Dress Professionally
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