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Looking for unpaid interns (2) - am I crazy? [closed]

Edit - 6/10/11 in response to first batch of responses: Wow, what a response. Let me speak to a few points. I already stated that I will have a curriculum, and my intention is to teach people the ...
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Red flags of unpaid IT internship [closed]

I read the following question: Tips for a first year CS student looking for a summer internship to gain experience? But rather than how to get and/or look for internships, my questions concerns of how ...
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Applied Mathematics Degree For a Software Engineer (and Software Internships For Math Majors) [closed]

Here's the skinny: I love math. I think math is fun and exciting and that it teaches you to think analytically. I also love programming. The ability to create systems and apps that no one before me ...
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Is taking a semester or year off from college a good idea?

I am currently a Junior majoring in Computer Science at a top university (in the USA). As I'm really getting tired of taking classes, I was wondering if taking a semester or year off to do an ...