Journalism Internship with the Express NewsBookmark This
Hometown Publications Express News
9077 N Deerbrook Trail
Brown Deer, WI
Posted: August 06 2014
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DescriptionThe Express News is distributed in Washington County, Waukesha County and Milwaukee County Wisconsin. Our newspapers are community-based, featuring local people, events, sports and news within our communities. We are offering a Journalism Internship that will allow students and/or new grads to learn and experience the news media industry by attend sports events and local government meetings, researching and writing articles in print and online media outlets.
The Journalist Intern will be responsible for researching and writing content for the Express News, as well as for our website and social media sites. These positions will be based out of our Brown Deer, WI office.
This is an UNPAID internship that can be part time (around 10 hours a week) to accommodate school hours.
ResponsibilitiesResearch and write daily content about local news.
Experiment with new alternative ways to get stories.
Take photos of events within Washington, Waukesha, and Milwaukee Counties.
RequirementsPassionate about writing articles, news, local government, and/or sports.
Solid writing and proofreading skills.
Course work in Journalism or Communications.
Ability to network and create working relationships.
Must be able to commute to our Brown Deer office and Community News areas on a daily basis.