Internships in News & Creative Services

Martín Di Felice

Available:
Spring, Summer, & Fall semesters

Hours:
Flexible, depending on number of course credits

Description:
Internships at KMIR/KPSE offer an opportunity to learn a wealth of knowledge about journalism, news gathering, technical production and promotions and marketing.

News interns will be:

  • Attending editorial and story planning meetings
  • Making beat calls
  • Helping reporters and assignment editors setup stories
  • Contributing story ideas
  • Answering calls into the newsroom
  • Writing stories for newscasts and the website
  • Shadowing reporters in the field.
  • Learning production skills and techniques

Creative Services interns will be:

  • Learning to produce news promotion spots and campaigns
  • Creating graphic elements using Adobe AfterEffects and Photoshop
  • Editing television promos using Edius and Final Cut Pro systems
  • Writing scripts for Public Service Announcements
  • Assisting in shoots for marketing campaigns and promotions
  • Coordinating station events
     

Requirements:
You must be be available for a minimum of 20 hours each week.  You must receive college credit for the internship and will be responsible for meeting expectations of both your supervisors at KMIR as well as your school. 

News internship candidates should send their cover letter and resume to:
Ross Becker
News Director
KMIR/KPSE
72920 Parkview Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260
rbecker@kmir.com


Production, Promotions, and Creative Services internship candidates should send their cover letter and resume to:
Andrew F. Johnston
Creative Services Director
KMIR/KPSE
72920 Parkview Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260
ajohnston@kmir.com



No Phone calls please.  KMIR/KPSE is owned by OTA Broadcasting, an equal opportunity employer.