1323 Pendleton Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Name: Rick Brundrett
Title: Investigative Reporter
Type of Organization:
Agency Media Organization Governmental Agency Educational Not-For-Profit Manufacturer, Retailer or Service Other
Major Recommended for Position :
Advertising Public Relations Visual Communications Broadcast Journalism Print Journalism Mass Communications Concentration
Fall Spring Summer
Duties of Intern:
The Nerve, an online news site of the South Carolina Policy Council in Columbia, S.C., is seeking junior or senior J-school students as unpaid reporter interns who are interested in covering state government issues. The interns will work closely with The Nerve’s professional reporting staff and write stories that will appear on The Nerve’s website (www.thenerve.org).
Skills Required for Internship:
Candidates must be willing to cover meetings and press conferences at the State House, and do research for stories, including interviewing sources and reviewing legislation and other official documents. Candidates should have a strong background and interest in news reporting and writing, and be willing to accept direction from The Nerve’s professional staff. If interested, contact Rick Brundrett at (803) 254-4411 or firstname.lastname@example.org.