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The Program

The School of Communication has a distinct advantage among competitive peer institutions for the myriad of experiential learning opportunities offered to students. We work with world-class partners to provide selected Dean’s Interns with meaningful, real-world assignments that provide recognition and future pathways to jobs. Learn more

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How to apply

Dean’s Internship opportunities are announced throughout the year as opportunities arise. Spring 2017 opportunities will be announced October 3, with most applications due by 11 p.m. Monday, October 17, 2016. Click on APPLY buttons next to Partner name in right-hand column to apply.

Dean's Internship Partners

Links below for Spring 2017 positions. STUDIO Gannett and USA TODAY are still open. To apply, click on APPLY button to the right of the Partner Organization name.

Durango Herald l APPLY

Interface Media Group l APPLY

NBC4-Washington l APPLY

Newseum l APPLY


*Let us know if you apply so that we can advocate on your behalf.

STUDIO GannettAPPLY  by Oct. 31

USA TODAY l APPLY by Oct. 31

Voice of America l APPLY

Vox l APPLY 

Washington Post l APPLY



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Fall 2016 Dean's Internship Tree

Fall 2016 Dean's Internship Tree

See where our past interns were placed!

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