End of summer/ fall internship opportunity for a hard-working, enterprising and creative intern who is equally at home writing for our full color weekly newspaper and website.
This is hyper-local journalism running the gamut of coverage including government and politics, human interest stories, features and local sports. We're based in an affluent suburban community in Nassau County (Long Island) convenient to New York City.
You'll need a car, laptop computer, flexible schedule, and love of local journalism. Good camera is a plus. You have been very active and a leader at your school paper. Prior photojournalism experience helpful. Must be able to handle multiple assignments each week and meet deadlines.
This is an unpaid internship, but a small stipend will be provided. You'll get plenty of exposure, clips and responsibility, gain hands-on experience, learn a lot and become better at your craft. Please send resume along with some of your best clips and a cover letter. We're looking for objectivity and professionalism in straight news reporting and some flair and personality in feature writing and sports. Good people here to work with and a very nice working environment. Position starts August 8th.