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Internships are as important as ever for Bowdoin students to build their credentials in this economy. We continue to post and source thousands of additional Bowdoin-specific internships from organizations across the country, and in the summer of 2023, Bowdoin provided funding for over 100 students whose internships would otherwise have been unpaid.
Sophomores had the campus mostly to themselves the last week of winter break as they wrote and revised résumés, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles, and reflected on what matters most to them in a job, a career, and a life.
Nearly sixty students convened remotely for a quick-fire business challenge. The event, organized in conjunction with toy giant LEGO, gave participants the chance to use their liberal arts skills to tackle real-world commercial challenges.