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Internship Stories

Internships and other skill-building experiences are a must-do for realizing your abilities and increasing your job prospects after graduation. As a UMass student, you can earn up to eighteen (18) credits doing internships throughout your four years.  

Click below to hear from some of our English majors about their internship experiences.

Yashika Issrani
Yashika Issrani (BA 2020)
Internship: legal intern

Tess Halpern
Tess Halpern (BA 2019)
Internship: MassLive

Kevin Xu
Kevin Xu (BA 2019)
Internship: Akamai Technologies

Mira Kennedy
Mira Kennedy (BA 2019)
Internship: UMass Press

Isabelle Kagan
Isabelle Kagan (BA 2017)
Internship: Go Nomad

Aradhita Saraf
Aradhita Saraf (BA 2017)
Internship: Penguin Books

Jeffrey Martin, class of 2017
Jeffrey Martin (BA 2017)
Internship: Amherst Media