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MPR News Multimedia Fellowships for Fall 2010

Minnesota Public Radio News would like to work with two great reporters from the SJMC during the Fall 2010 semester. We're looking for students who have a solid grasp on convergence journalism and who have shown skill and interest in Web platforms, including video and Soundslides production as well as other Web tools. The strongest candidates also will have superior writing and reporting skills.

MPR News would embed the undergraduate fellows in one current project or, as needed, give students an opportunity to engage with daily MPR production. Students would receive appropriate training and coaching to improve their multimedia skills while at MPR.

Expected time per week: 12-16 hours
One academic credit
Stipend: $1,000

To apply, submit your application to the Student Services office in 110 Murphy Hall by noon on Wed., Apr. 28.
Please include:

• A resume.
• A paragraph about why you want the position.
• Samples of your best work.
• A professor's recommendation.