Gazette Communications is a Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based media company that owns the local ABC affiliate, KCRG-TV. It also publishes The Gazette newspaper and Edge Business Magazine. On top of all that, the company runs a weekly shopper, Penny Saver, a commercial printing division, Color Web Printers and its fair share of websites. Gazette employs about 500 people and reaches an audience of over 300,000 in eastern Iowa.
Gazette offers several different types of internships. In the newsroom, interns may serve as reporters or photographers for the station. Positions are also available in PR, marketing and television. Interns at Gazette are not hiding behind desks or copiers. Newsroom interns often accompany their more veteran counterparts to sites of breaking stories. Television interns also get plenty of opportunity to get their hands dirty, writing, editing, and shooting video for the newscast.
News and photo internships are open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors. Please visit the website for details.
Shonna Woods, HR Manager
P.O. Box 511
500 Third Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
Phone: (319) 398-5845
Number of Interns: Less than 10
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors
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