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Here are 81 journalism internships and fellowships for application season

For most journalism students, the biggest step toward finding employment isn't passing the final. It isn't acing midterms, turning in homework or even meeting deadlines at the college paper. The most critical period in journalism school is the three-month window stretching from September to November informally known as internship application season. Getting professional experience and making contacts through an internship … Read More

Directive: It's OK to publish Rehtaeh Parsons' name, just not 'in a derogatory way'

Toronto Star | CBC On Wednesday, a directive from the Justice/Public Service Commission of Nova Scotia clarified "the use of Rehtaeh Parsons's name under the existing publication ban." The directive, issued to the Public Prosecution Service, says no breach of the ban identifying Rehtaeh Parsons as the victim in the recent high-profile child pornography case, by … Read More

A look at 5 successful news partnerships

The Pew Research Center is out today with a new report seeking to define what differentiates effective and sustainable news partnerships from the many that launch with a splash and later quietly fizzle. At Poynter Online, we regularly report on Pew's prolific series of studies on digital behavior and news industry trends. There is a twist concerning this particular … Read More

Career Beat: Former assistant director of Pew journalism project buys newspaper

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: John Batter will be CEO of Gracenote. Previously, he was CEO of M-GO. (Tech Crunch) Mark Jurkowitz is the owner of the Outer Banks Sentinel in Nags Head, North Carolina. Previously, he was the associate director of Pew Research Center's journalism project. (Romenesko) Jon Ward is a … Read More