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Employers beefing up summer jobs, internships
For college students competing in today's soft employment market, the summer internship remains a crucial gateway to getting a job after school. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, employers converted about 60 percent of their Class of 2011 interns into full-time hires, a record high.
By Carolyn Bigda, special to Tribune Newspapers
April 20, 2012