Summer Internships

Posted On: October 9, 2013

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: Newsday

Company Description

Newsday is one of the nation’s largest daily newspapers, serving Long Island through its portfolio of print and digital products. Newsday has received 19 Pulitzer Prizes and other awards for outstanding journalism. The newspaper is read by 2 out of 3 Long Island adults each week. Newsday and its popular websites, and, are part of Newsday Media Group, which also includes amNewYork, the nation's most widely circulated free daily serving New York City; and Star Community Publishing, one of the Northeast's largest groups of weekly shopper publications. Newsday Media Group is a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation. Additional information about Newsday can be found at

Job Description

Our interns produce content for the newspaper and for our websites. One of the unique aspects of this program is its hands-on experience. Interns get practical training, work closely with editors and are expected to perform as professionals. We seek candidates who are interested in news, feature and sports reporting, computer assisted reporting, copy editing, layout and design and photography. Interns work in our main office in Melville on Long Island. A car is required for reporter and photo interns except for Opinion page interns.

NEWSDAY.COM EDITORIAL INTERNSHIPS interns post stories and create photo galleries, polls and other multimedia extras; write blog posts; maintain specific sections of the site; and work on social media. They also assist with breaking news and help with longer-term multimedia projects.
Please address questions to Rachel Senatore,

The program is designed for students and recent graduates interested in a career in software development or design with a focus on web and mobile publishing.
Interns are sought in the following areas:
• Web and mobile design, CSS, HTML
• Javascript, template development and PHP/mySQL
• Java development
• Quality assurance and testing
The positions are based in Melville and students must have transportation to and from the office. Please address questions to Dennis Elder, VP Digital Development,

To Apply
The deadline is December 6, 2014