News Department Intern News Department Intern

Sinclair Broadcast Group Sinclair Broadcast Group

Location Harrisburg, PA
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Contact Information http://sbgi.net/contact/

Description

Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 167 stations located in 77 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

Are you preparing for a career in NEWS? If so, CBS21/WHP-TV 21 in Harrisburg, PA has several great internship opportunities for the 2015 Summer and Fall semesters in our News Department for current college juniors, seniors or grad students looking to meld their classroom educational experiences with a broadcast and multimedia facility. Students will gain basic hands-on newsroom experience by working closely with the Assignment Desk, Producers and Reporters. Interns will learn the fundamental operations of a newsroom, how to produce a newscast and how to research news stories.

We are looking for highly motivated, serious students who will be able get the most out of their internship experience.

Requirements

Requirements: • Must be attending an accredited college or university and studying mass communications, media, or related major. Graduate students are also eligible. • Each intern is required to work 10-20 hours a week; including some weekends. • Must be at least 18 years of age. • Must receive academic credit for the internship experience. • Must be registered for college at his or her institution during the quarter or semester in which the internship is performed • Must have reliable transportation. This is a Non-paid Internship. If contacted you will also be required to submit two (2) writing samples (graded class assignments or published work), and an online web link of your work. No phone calls or emails.

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