The semester has wrapped up. High school and college aged students all around the country are getting ready to begin their internships. Whether you’re interning locally or in a metropolitan area such as Washington, D.C., summer internships can be exhilarating. For some, this is the moment you have been waiting for since you were small. It’s important to be sure that you have everything necessary to succeed and stand out to your employer and coworkers. Sometimes in the hustle and bustle of getting ready, it’s easy to forget some basics. Adding these items to your list will make your first day a lot easier.