Who are they going to piss off by not answering? Right now it is just young people and economic-justice advocates.

–Writer Stephen Lurie muses on why the White House has been silent on the issue of its unpaid interns, even as raising the minimum wage snags significant outreach and publicity. White House Ignores Calls To Pay Interns

Did you intern in the White House? Or anywhere else, for that matter? Tell ProPublica about your experience (anonymously, if you wish) to help the world learn more about what it’s like to be an intern!

Have you interned in arts and entertainment? ProPublica wants to hear from you!

We at #ProjectIntern are kicking off a series of in-depth exploration of internships by industry, and we’re starting this week with arts and entertainment. 

To participate, search for your school (or alma mater) in our database, and once you’ve found it, click on “Write a Review.” You can do so anonymously, if you wish.

Next week, we’ll be shifting our focus to a different industry – so share your story on ProPublica today (and tell your friends!)

(The student in this photo told us that her internship in film was “eye-opening.” Credit: Casey McDermott for ProPublica)   High-res

Have you interned in arts and entertainment? ProPublica wants to hear from you!

We at #ProjectIntern are kicking off a series of in-depth exploration of internships by industry, and we’re starting this week with arts and entertainment.

To participate, search for your school (or alma mater) in our database, and once you’ve found it, click on “Write a Review.” You can do so anonymously, if you wish.

Next week, we’ll be shifting our focus to a different industry – so share your story on ProPublica today (and tell your friends!)

(The student in this photo told us that her internship in film was “eye-opening.” Credit: Casey McDermott for ProPublica)

All interns are expected to have had at least one previous journalism internship.

The New York Observer is offering unpaid internships. They require college credit and expect interns to have had at least one previous journalism internship.

Have you interned for credit at The Observer? Or anywhere else? Share your story with ProPUblica to help elucidate the world of internships for academic credit.