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At AU, interns don't just fetch coffee or make copies. They engage in exciting experiences and learn about their fields and themselves. AU interns network in one of the most exciting cities in the world.

If you want to know what an internship is really like, read our interns' blogs that cover a wide variety of academic programs and career fields.

Josh
Rothman

Josh experiences the DOJ Office of Consumer Litigation.

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Jenny
Leland

Jenny Lelnad Jenny Lelnad

Jenny chronicles her work with a NGO.

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Erin
Preston

Blogger Erin Preston Blogger Erin Preston

Intern holds herself accountable at the GAO.

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Calling all Interns:
Blog Your Experience

Share your story. Contact our Director of Experiential Education for information or training.

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Archived Blogs

Read entries from past bloggers.

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Lindsay
Clarke

Lindsay Clark Lindsay Clark

Lindsay learns the ropes at the Department of Commerce.

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Kathryn
Baxter

Kathryn Baxter Kathryn Baxter

Kathryn becomes a women's advocate with a local advocacy group.

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Addison
Spencer

Addison Spencer Addison Spencer

Addison gets international in Vienna interning with the US State Dept.

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Jenny
NGO

Jenny NGO Jenny NGO

Jenny discovers the diverse work experience of interning at an NGO.

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Stephanie
Christel

Stephanie Christel Stephanie Christel

Stephanie interns for NATO Reform.

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Mary's
Blog

Mary Mary

Mary gets ethical with an internship with the Joint Council.

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Caitlin
Hillyard

Caitlyn Hillyard Caitlyn Hillyard

Caitlin hits the airwaves with her internship in radio.

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