Summer is about to begin and most students are now preparing for long relaxing days, no longer filled with classes, study or exams. Many are planning days spent at the beach, soaking in the sun and watching the waves with a fresh scoop of ice cream in hand. However, there are some students with a different plan! Students that are on the hunt for that elusive work experience opportunity which promises to help move them forward in their career. Here are some reasons why students everywhere are trading ice cream for internships this summer.