Summer Job


World War II Through the Eyes of Student Historians

Thursday, August 15, 2013

A museum exhibit on World War II occupies a very natural habitat this summer: historic Governors Island. The photography and propaganda exhibit was entirely curated by students from the New York Historical Society's internship program.

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NYC Kicks Off Summer Youth Jobs Program

Thursday, July 05, 2012

A rite of passage for many teens is the summer job. New York City is helping youths in the city with this milestone through employment and learning programs.

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The Takeaway

Summer Jobs Dwindling for America's Teens

Friday, June 15, 2012

Today, fewer than three in ten American teenagers are able to find summer jobs. These figures have fallen off particularly quickly since 2000, and the number of 16- to 19-year-olds at work is at its lowest since World War II. Older workers, immigrants, and young college grads are now taking the low-level work formerly filled by America’s teenagers, and economists have suggested that this change might be permanent.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Your Uncommon Economic Indicators: Seeking Career Advice

Monday, February 09, 2009


Young people and their advocates are expressing concern about the state of the job market right now. At ...

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