Re: two Paid Getty internships offered this summer

From: Jim Carlile (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Apr 13 2009 - 20:31:34 PDT

In a message dated 4/13/2009 5:12:30 P.M. Pacific Daylight Time,
email suppressed writes:

a Web/Archive Intern and an Administrative Intern,

both for 10-weeks, full-time, $3,500 gross salary in Hollywood.

That's $8.80 an hour, to live in L.A, during the summer, for a skilled job.
It's doubtful that an underrepresented student who needs to make money
during the summer-- and is that skilled-- will be able to take these jobs. A
paid rate like this during the school year makes more sense instead.
So--as always-- these kind of prestige internships will end up going to the
 more affluent class of students. That's not right. How about $3500 a
Jim Carlile
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