Internships

 

Radio:New England Center for Investigative Reporting (filled for fall)

Department Overview
The New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) is a nonprofit investigative reporting newsroom based at the studios of WGBH News and Boston University. Our mission is to hold the powerful accountable with high-impact reporting in the public interest, and to train a new generation of investigative journalists.
 
NECIR produces high-quality, high-impact multi-media investigative stories that require time and resources few mainstream news outlets can provide. All of our reporting is done by experienced, professional journalists with the assistance of student researchers. 
 
 
Internship Description:
NECIR, a pioneering new model of journalism based at WGBH News and at Boston University’s College of Communication, is looking for interns for the semester.
 
Interns will get hands-on experience working on investigative projects that will be distributed through our media partners.
 
This is a non-paid internship for which students can arrange course credit at their college or university.
 
Mature students from upper-level or graduate classes will work side-by-side with our award-winning reporters. Students should have some experience with – or a deep commitment to lean – one or more of the following skills:
Data and document research
Shoe-leather reporting (legwork for reporters)
Data visualization
 
 
Education Requirements:
Journalism, English majors
Upper level students
 

 

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