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    Susan Farkas will be publisher of Washingtonian

    Washingtonian Associate Publisher Susan Farkas has become publisher of the magazine, filling a void left by the creation of a new position.

    In a memo Tuesday, outgoing president and publisher Catherine Merrill Williams told employees she's taking on the title of CEO as Farkas steps into her old job.

    Williams praised Farkas' business acumen in the memo:

  • Storytelling

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    Are you ready to cover (and work through) Blizzard 2016?

    On Monday, WAMU's The Kojo Nnamdi Show will launch a reboot with a tighter local focus.

    "The ethos of the show is to be the meeting place for conversations Washingtonians care about," said Michael Martinez, a producer for the show. "In that sense, the storm is gonna be the conversation on Monday, and this will put us smack dab in the middle of it."

    Although, he added, it might make it hard to get to and from work.

  • Commentary

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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 can mean the difference between landing a job or being unemployed after commencement.

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