Announcing News Summer School!

Location: United States

Join leaders from your favorite media outlets for a free, four-week bootcamp to help you build a career in journalism. As many internships have gone remote or been rescheduled, they’re offering eight hour-long evening “classes” over the month of July, free of charge and open to anyone interested in building a career in news.

Join leaders from across the news business for a free, four-week bootcamp to help you build a career in journalism during these unprecedented times.

As many internships have gone remote or been rescheduled, we’re offering eight hour-long evening “classes” over the month of July, free of charge and open to anyone interested in building a career in news.

You will hear from:

  • The editor of Politico Carrie Budoff Brown on covering the White House and the 2020 Election
  • New York Times media columnist and former Buzzfeed editor-in-chief Ben Smith on “reporting in public” in the digital age
  • Fast Company editor-in-chief Stephanie Mehta and creative director Mike Schnaidt on digital design, creativity and the future of magazines
  • Nicholas Carlson, global editor-in-chief of Insider, on getting a journalism job and finding your beat
  • Peter Kafka, the host of Recode Media, and Lydia Polgreen, head of content from Gimlet, on the media business, and how to master podcasting
  • Kevin Delaney, Quartz founder and New York Times Senior Editor, on how to innovate at the intersection of news and product
  • The Information founder Jessica Lessin and Evan Smith, founder of the Texas Tribune on news entrepreneurship
  • And many more…

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays July 7, 2020 through July 30, 2020

Time: 5 pm ET / 2 pm PT

Format: Zoom conference calls and breakout rooms

Cost: None

To sign up, please fill out the brief form by clicking ‘Learn More’ and you will be sent the links and other information.

We are looking forward to meeting you this summer!