City of Tallahassee offering semester-long internships for college students

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — The City of Tallahassee is offering semester-long internships for college students this coming spring. The City of Tallahassee Internship Program offers both paid and unpaid internships to “exceptionally high-performing” students in order for them to gain city government experience and foster professional relationships. Each week, students will work a minimum of 20 hours in their respective department Ideal candidates … Continue reading City of Tallahassee offering semester-long internships for college students

Real Money Advice For College Students at FSU

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Sharon Mccutcheon Everyone has their own money-saving advice for college students: make your coffee at home., rent your textbooks, buy off-brand grocery items. But, some advice tends to focus on small savings tips, and rarely addresses how to set up a financial situation for stability post-graduation. Consider these tips and habits to decrease financial stress now and after college. Budgeting … Continue reading Real Money Advice For College Students at FSU

A Day in My Small-Town Internship: Behind the Scenes of an FSU Student’s Summer Internship

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Nick Morrison Every morning, I spend a peaceful thirty minutes in the sunlit hills and foggy valleys of rural Minnesota. It’s not a trendy millennial meditation retreat or an ecotourist vacation—it’s my drive to work. This summer, living back home with my family, I’m interning at a local newspaper in a small town a county over. Today, I’m the first … Continue reading A Day in My Small-Town Internship: Behind the Scenes of an FSU Student’s Summer Internship

5 Things to Learn Over Summer Break When You’re in College

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Alyson McPhee Summer isn’t always fun for college students; it’s hard to be away from friends, and without classes and school events to fill time, summer days often feel long and lazy. But slow times during summer break are valuable; they are opportunities to learn and practice things that you simply don’t have time for while class is in session. … Continue reading 5 Things to Learn Over Summer Break When You’re in College

How to Score a Summer Internship in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Annie Spratt Summer internships for college students are crucial to learning career skills, building networks, and gaining experience in the field one desires to be in after they graduate. High school students, college students, and recent college-graduate mainly comprise the pool of internship applicants here in Tallahassee. The Tally Wire recently got to speak with several college students here in … Continue reading How to Score a Summer Internship in Tallahassee