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Surviving your first year

Even though college is your last four years of freedom and you'll meet some of the most incredible people of your life there, remember — your primary job is as a student.
The intern's guide to getting it right
By MELISSA NELSON  |  September 28, 2012

Review: Safety Not Guaranteed

For a generation weary of Zooey Deschanel's manic pixie and of staring down a future of student loans and dreary internships, Aubrey Plaza, the deadpan alt-comic who could have stepped out of the pages of Ghost World, may be the next dream girl.
An act of nostalgia
By ANN LEWINSON  |  June 15, 2012
Breakfast Show Intern Eddie Cullen [PHOTO]

Breakfast Show Intern Eddie Cullen [PHOTO]

This week we welcomed a new intern to The Breakfast Show. His name is Dave, and we don't really know him that well but he...
By FNXAdmin  |  February 16, 2011

College kids get confidence

I’m a junior in college and am doing an internship at a nonprofit organization. Last week my boss, who has always been very professional, asked me if she could talk to me outside of work for something that was not work-related.
Dr. Lovemonkey answers your questions
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  October 01, 2010

Return of a friend

Longtime Portland Phoenix readers may remember an intern we had four-plus years ago, a woman who had...
By Jeff Inglis  |  December 08, 2008