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Company: Las Vegas Review-Journal
Paid internship in prime news town
Job Status:  Temporary
Ad Expires: 
March 22, 2013
Job ID: 1470255


In an effort to increase diversity in newsrooms, the Las Vegas Review-Journal, in partnership with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists' Nevada chapter, has an opportunity for two lucky aspiring journalists. Our interns will spend time on the city desk, features desk, and work for our Spanish-language weekly, El Tiempo. It's an opportunity like no other in a city like no other.

The internship:

If you want to end the summer of 2013 with a portfolio of stories ranging from crime scenes to political events to performing arts to entertainment to whatever else the colorful city of Las Vegas decides to bring, send your resume, cover letter and clips to Xazmin Garza, Put "amazing internship" in the subject line. Deadline to submit applications is March 1, 2013. Work starts May or June 2013 and lasts 10-12 weeks, depending on availability. Pay is $12.50 an hour.

The requirements:

Must have journalism experience. Must either be a junior or senior in college or graduate school, or have graduated either within the past six months. Must be an active member of the NAHJ (visit to join for an annual fee of $20). Bilingual in English and Spanish, both spoken and written, is highly preferred.

The perks:

It's 10-12 paid work weeks. You will be provided housing assistance, including pre-screened, low-cost, fully-furnished room options. You will wake up in Vegas every day.

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