Upcoming on-campus internship interviews for CoJMC students

Upcoming on-campus internship interviews for CoJMC students

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 2:00pm
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The CoJMC has two upcoming opportunities for students to interview for internships at Lincoln Journal-Star and Norfolk Daily News. Information on each of these visits is included below.

The CoJMC has two upcoming opportunities for students to interview for internships at Lincoln Journal-Star and Norfolk Daily News. Information on each of these visits is included below.

Lincoln Journal Star

Lincoln Journal Star Weekend Editor Alex Lantz will be on campus Thursday, Oct. 18 to interview students interested in applying for the newspaper's 2019 internships.

Internships with the Journal Star are open to talented, web-savvy writers interested in working closely with the online desk and public safety reporters. In addition to covering the cops beat and generating general assignment stories on the weekends, interns assist reporters in covering news events for the web - live tweeting, writing quick, meaningful updates and searching for unique ways to present content online. The Lincoln Journal Star has several newsroom intern openings for the spring, summer and fall semesters, all paid positions.

  ·Spring internships: Begin in January and end in May, part-time (10-18 hours/week).

·Summer internships: Begin in May and end in August, full-time (40 hours/week).

·Fall internships: Begin in August and end in December, part-time (10-18 hours/week).

Interviews are being scheduled in 30-minute increments. Sign-up for an internship interview by Wednesday, Oct. 17 at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b044ba5ab29a1f58-oncampus1.

*Bring to your interview: paper copies of your cover letter, resume, references and 3-5 writing samples.

Norfolk Daily News

Norfolk Daily News Editor Kent Warneke will be on campus Thursday, Oct. 25 to interview students interested in applying for the newspaper's 2019 summer internship.

This is a reporting and writing internship that lasts 12 weeks and includes an opportunity for the student to work on a major project toward the end of the summer. Ideally, applicants will be students who have completed at least their sophomore year by the summer of 2019, but all interested students are invited to sign up for an interview. Competitive wage offered, along with a $1,000 post-internship scholarship.

Interviews are being scheduled in 30-minute increments. Click on the following link to sign-up for an internship interview: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B044BA5AB29A1F58-oncampus

*Bring to your interview: paper copies of your cover letter, resume, references, and 3-4 writing samples.