Meet Our Interns

  • Jason Beede

    My name is Jason Beede and I am a senior at the University of Central Florida studying journalism. This past summer I completed an internship at the Orlando Sentinel covering a variety of sports and news. I had the awesome opportunity to work in a real newsroom and I never once felt like an “intern.”

    Read more about Jason's experience at the Orlando Sentinel


    It’s hard to put into words quite what my time with Miami New Times has been like and what it has done for me. I fell into journalism later in life. Until the end of my freshman year of college, I had no idea what I wanted to do after realizing my projected path as […]

    Read more about Joshua's experience at Miami New Times


    Working for the New Times this summer has been an extraordinary experience and solidified my passion for journalism. As I soon as I arrived on the job, I was thrown right in. I remember I arrived my first day and by the day’s end, I had already written my first article. As I got adjusted to the newsroom, I remember meeting with one of my editors and discussing how the goal was to write three stories a week. I sat there thinking to myself, how am I going to be able to thoroughly report and write three different stories in a week?

    Read More About Naomi's experience at Miami New Times


    In my time as a newspaper intern I have learned so much. How connected small towns are, and how quickly news spreads to people thanks to organizations like our own. I didn’t come into the Calhoun-Liberty Journal expecting very much other than it was a good place to start working as I started college, but […]

    Read more about Amber's experience at the Calhoun-Liberty Journal

  • Jennifer McConkey

    By starting as an intern, I was able to learn more about both journalism and photography through one-on-one instruction with my supervisor before being promoted to journalist at the end of the internship.

    Read more about Jennifer's experience at The Herald-Advocate


    This summer, I worked as a paid-intern at the Citrus County Chronicle.  As a junior reporter, I wrote local stories, conducted interviews, accompanied other reporters on their assignments, and occasionally took pictures at events.  I mainly wrote human-interest stories, so I interviewed a lot of people from local non-profit organizations, including the Key Training Center, […]

    Read more about Cash's experience at the Citrus County Chronicle


    My name is Krystina Woychowski, and this summer, I had the opportunity to be an editorial intern for the Citrus County Chronicle. It was one of the greatest opportunities I have ever had. This summer, I have grown as a person and also as a writer. I have gained new skills, professional communication techniques, and […]

    Read more about Krystina's experience at the Citrus County Chronicle