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    I'm in my second year and can't decide what to do with my summer this year. I don't want to waste it away working. I'd rather set aside some money I've got and do something beneficial. Any advice? Organisations you recommend reading about?
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    If you're in your second year the best thing you can do is an internship.
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    go on the camp america website. if i have to go on a gapyear for not getting the grades i need then im going to do that, looks so fun! x
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    my plan is to work tons...... (already got my hours )

    and also do another qualification to help me with the next planned degree lol
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    Internships are usually the way to go in the second year. It really adds to your employment prospects after graduation.
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    Camp America Or at least thats what I'm doing =]
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    camp america, a internship, setting up your own prostitution business/drug cartel/gun running
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    (Original post by infernalcradle)
    camp america, a internship, setting up your own prostitution business/drug cartel/gun running
    Lacks in the humour department.
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    www.usaconservation.org. Time of my life, simple as
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    Eat + sleep + develop your hobby....or take up an internship
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    Do some volunteer work.
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    Sex it up, or that homosexual america thing everyone else is going on about.
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    (Original post by Captain Nebula)
    that homosexual america thing everyone else is going on about.
    ha what a witty one x
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    (Original post by Redders13)
    ha what a witty one x
    It just oozes from me :P
    ...at least I hope that's wit...
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    most effective use of your time would be to work work work, but for some great fun and life experiences you could go to Camp America, or just go travelling with some mates? See some parts of the world you haven't seen..
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    anything but sleeping the whole of it. do something you enjoy
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    As others have said, an internship would be ideal in the second year, otherwise traveling gets my vote. There's nothing wrong with keeping a job at home, going to a few festivals and doing your usual hobbies if your friends are around though.
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    Work full time. For me it's either that or live on the streets.
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    Get blitzed, blazed, high and drunk.
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    Play tennis sipping Bloodies and get a tan and learn to dance
 
 
 
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