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Summer 2017: Virginia Business Magazine - Journalism Intern (Deadline March 31)

Mar 20, 2017

Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships

Description of organization:

 

          Virginia Business is the only publication dedicated to covering economic activity in every sector and every region of the state. Since its creation in 1986, the magazine attracted loyal readers and established a reputation as a “must read” for anybody who wants to stay abreast of economic events in the commonwealth. The publication has received 17 national journalism awards since 2010.

 

General job duties of journalism intern:

  • Write articles for the web, print magazine and supplemental publications
  • Copy edit content
  • Publish content on social media and VirginiaBusiness.com
  • Produce charts for publication

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Junior or senior majoring in journalism
  • Strong writing skills
  • Interest in business issues
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of AP Style
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and in a group

 

Additional information:

 

This is an unpaid internship that is offered for academic credit. Must be available to work at least 10 hours per week. Interested applicants should email resume, two references and two writing samples to:

 

Veronica Garabelli

Special Projects Editor

Virginia Business

vgarabelli@va-business.com

804-225-6942

 

Deadline to apply for summer internship: Friday, March 31

 

Virginia Business is located in the Shockoe Slip Historic District in downtown Richmond, 1207 E. Main St., #100.