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Making the Hangout with KOMU’s Sarah Hill: 7 p.m., March 8, Fred W. Smith Forum

Making the Hangout with KOMU's Sarah Hill


The best ways to find internships: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 in Tucker Forum


The best way to find internships: presented by SPJ Mizzou on Feb. 16Panelists will include:

Steve Rice, assistant professor of convergence journalism
Randy Reeves, associate professor of broadcast journalism and KOMU-TV executive producer

David Rees, associate professor of photojournalism

Alex Blum, a strategic-communication student who has interned at 3 Interactive and Newsy and is currently interning at Veterans United Home Loans
Allan Vestal, a journalism student who has interned with the Los Angeles Times Data Desk.
WHEN: 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16

WHERE: Tucker Forum (inside Gannett Hall)

Cover the Excellence in Journalism 2012 conference as a Working Press intern

Application deadline: April 19, 2012

The Working Press internships from the Society of Professional Journalists

Twelve Working Press interns will cover the Excellence in Journalism 2012 conference for the Society of Professional Journalists.

From the Society of Professional Journalists’ website:

The Society of Professional Journalists is seeking 12 interns for The Working Press, a daily tabloid newspaper and online news site, that will cover the Excellence in Journalism 2012 conference. Collegiate student reporters, editors, photographers and designers are invited to apply for these select positions.

This year’s conference is set for September 20-22 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Selected interns will need to arrive in Ft. Lauderdale on Wednesday, September 19 and attend a mandatory 3 p.m. staff meeting. The internship ends Sunday, September 23 at Noon.


Applicants must:

— Be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in journalism or a related field (graphic design, photography, etc)

— Not graduate before the start of the internship

— Be available to be in Ft. Lauderdale from September 19-23, 2012.

For more information about the internship as well as a description of what to include with your application, visit the Working Press page on the SPJ website.