Writer Intern - White House/Congress coverage (Washington, DC metro area)

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The DC Spotlight Newspaper is an online newspaper in Washington, D.C. covering news, sports, entertainment, politics, books, health, events, the White House and other issues in the metro area.

Must be able to interview book authors and newsmakers, posing thoughtful and insightful questions.
Must be an excellent writer with general knowledge of news
and politics locally and nationally.
This position involves telecommuting and telephone interviewing if the student is out of state and onsite interviews in the Washington, DC metro area if the student is local.
Must be committed to a five month internship.
Send a resume and a brief cover letter.

This internship will provide experience writing news, reporting news, video recording, interviewing newsmakers and maintaining the website. Possible reporting from the White House.

This is an unpaid position.


Excellent writer
Politically knowledgeable
Journalism, Creative Writing, English, History or Politics major
Junior, senior or graduate status

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