Last year, School of Communications junior Shannon Campbell had every college student’s dream summer. She jetted off to the Czech Republic where she had a prestigious internship in her desired field. Campbell spend two and a half months learning the ropes at the Prague Shakespeare Company, doing everything from set design for a production Romeo and Juliet to stage managing a cast of young actors from all over the world. She even got to work remotely for a few weeks, taking the opportunity to travel to Budapest and Vienna and learning how throw axes and swords at a stage fighting class in the medieval city Český Krumlov.
The only problem? The internship was unpaid.Read More