News Digital

WGBH News Digital:

WGBH News Digital is a dynamic team with a wide breadth of editorial responsibilities, including creating original content, copy-editing the digital component of television and radio stories, and strategizing impactful social media features. We focus on local stories that have national impact and national stories that say something about how we are living our lives in New England.

Internship Experience:

We are looking for someone with strong writing and editing skills and excellent news judgement, who is up to the challenge of tackling many different projects — often with competing deadlines — throughout the day. You will get hands-on experience with digital journalism in a fast-paced newsroom. Throughout this internship, you will have an opportunity to:

  • Pitch and write stories under your own byline
  • Update the homepage with breaking news
  • Engage our audience through social media outreach
  • Learn Adobe Photoshop and Premier
  • Liaise with radio reporters and producers to help shepherd their content online


Skills preferred:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Stellar news judgment
  • Social media savvy
  • Previous experience in media or journalism
  • Sharp attention to detail 

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