The Public Internship Program at the Institute for the Humanities featured prominently in a January, 2024 Ann Arbor Observer article titled "Do the Humanities Have a Future." 

The article, written by Brooke Black, discusses the national decline of humanities majors and asks, among other questions, "What does the trend say about the meaning of a college education? Have lofty goals of intellectual enrichment been traded in for cold, pragmatic job training?" Read the article.