University of Wisconsin–Madison

Newsroom editorial internships

Employer The Christian Science Monitor
Location Boston, MA
Type Internship
Contact information Kendra Nordin Beato 617-450-2374 nordink@csps.com
Apply by January 15, 2018
More details https://www.csmonitor.com/About/Careers
Posted on November 13, 2017

Description

The Christian Science Monitor is seeking editorial interns with solid journalism skills to write and edit across the Monitor’s various print and online platforms. Applicants will be self-starters, have keen analytical skills, a basic understanding of world events, and an ability to write and edit with clarity and precision.

Duties will include pitching, reporting, and writing stories with angles that strive to bring understanding to divisive topics, show new innovative approaches to a wide range of problems, and highlight areas of progress.

A creative and deft approach and an attention to detail are all requisites. Interns will emerge from their experience as stronger writers able to discern and analyze trends in addition to earning valuable day-to-day experience working with top-notch editors in a dynamic newsroom.

Work Schedule: Paid and academic interns will work Monday through Friday, between 35 to 40 hours a week. Position is based in Boston, Mass.

To apply, please contact the Internship Manager, and send a résumé, cover letter, and clips to (hard copy only):

Internship Manager
The Christian Science Monitor
210 Massachusetts Avenue – P02-20
Boston, MA 02115