University of Wisconsin–Madison

Arts & Entertainment Summer Internship

Employer Peninsula Publishing and Distribution
Location Baileys Harbor, WI
Type Internship
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Apply by March 23, 2018
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Posted on March 12, 2018


The Peninsula Pulse newspaper is looking to fill a summer internship with someone who is seeking to gain experience in writing, editing, and fact-checking for a local newspaper. If you ever wanted to spend the summer in Door County, this position will get you there!

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write features about entertainment – live music, outdoor activities, theater, performances, etc. and art-related people, places and events in Door County, Wisconsin.
  • Assist with editing, fact checking and weekly newspaper review.


  • Qualified applicants must have the ability to find, research and execute interesting storylines under the pressure of deadlines, a firm grasp of spelling, grammar, structure and style, attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • A positive attitude, punctuality and willingness to learn are musts.
  • Prior experience with a newspaper, magazine or journal would be of benefit but is not necessary for a motivated candidate.

This position requires a minimum of 30 hours per week and will begin mid-May and last 12-18 weeks. Compensation will depend on experience.

To apply please send a cover letter, three writing samples and resume to the Peninsula Pulse at