INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE SUMMER AND FALL 2013 REPORTER, MILWAUKEE NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS SERVICE

The Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service (NNS), an online source for objective, professional reporting on neighborhood revitalization efforts in central city communities, is seeking interns with multimedia experience (print, photography, audio required; video experience is preferred) for summer and fall semester. The NNS newsroom is located in Johnston Hall, room 424.

Interns report, write and produce multimedia stories under the supervision of the editor. The site, which launched in March 2011, received a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for excellence in spring 2012.

This internship is available for 1, 2 or 3 credits, depending on the number of hours worked (a minimum of 10 hours is required). Students also may an independent study or a non-credit internship.

Hours are flexible and may include evenings and weekends. The ability to attend hour-long staff meetings on Thursday at 12:30 is strongly preferred.

To apply, please send an email with your contact information and one paragraph explaining why you are interested in the internship to Sharon McGowan at smcgowan@milwaukeenns.org.

The application deadline for summer is April 15, 2013.

The application deadline for fall is May 10, 2013.