19 Mar 2015

Wall of Fame: TrojanOne

The Canadian Intern Association would like to welcome TrojanOne to our Wall of Fame. As a company that hires and relies on 30+ interns every year, TrojanOne provides an excellent template for employers across Canada. TrojanOne has
10 Mar 2015

Wall of Shame: Carleton University

UPDATE: This internship posting has been removed. We will provide another update in due course. Carleton University has joined our Wall of Shame following posts for two summer unpaid internships that look a lot more like summer
11 Dec 2014

NDP Petition to Protect Unpaid Interns

The NDP have come out with a petition in support of Bill C-636 that would amend federal legislation to provide better protections for interns working for federally regulated organizations. sign the petition by clicking here We, the
6 Nov 2014

Our Response: Stephen Poloz’s Comments on Unpaid Internships

This week the Canadian Intern Association has garnered some serious media attention from across the nation. The debate on unpaid internships has been most recently ignited by Bank of Canada Governor, Stephen S. Poloz. Mr. Poloz’s comments in
3 Nov 2014

Wall of Fame: Career Edge

The Canadian Intern Association would like to welcome Career Edge to our Wall of Fame! Career Edge is fantastic non-profit based in Toronto that matches employers with interns for PAID internships. We are so glad that they encourage employers
29 Oct 2014

Appearance before the HOC Finance Committee

Today President of the Canadian Intern Association Claire Seaborn appeared as a witness before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance. She provided a written submission, five minutes of oral submissions, and answered questions from the
6 Oct 2014

Wall of Fame: The Globe and Mail’s 2015 summer program

Congratulations to The Globe and Mail for making it onto our Wall of Fame for their 2015 summer program! The advertisement itself states: The Globe and Mail is looking to hire reporters, editors, digital/video/multimedia specialists, designers and others
29 Sep 2014

Ontario labour ministry taking steps against illegal internships

Today the Canadian Intern Association received a letter from the Director of Employment Standards at the Ontario Ministry of Labour with information regarding their recent inspection blitzes. The Canadian Intern Association would like to commend the Ministry
29 Sep 2014

Co-Op Student’s Death Highlights Gaps in Workplace Protections for Young Workers

PRESS RELEASE September 29, 2014 Co-Op Student’s Death Highlights Gaps in Workplace Protections for Young Workers Toronto – Last Friday, high school co-op student Adam Keunen died in a workplace accident in West Lincoln, Ontario. This is
24 Sep 2014

September 2014 Meeting in Toronto

  Come out for a meet and greet with the Executive Team of the Canadian Intern Association. Learn about what we do and how you can join the movement. We’re actively looking for new coordinators to work