Tribune Company News Internship in San Diego, California

FOX 5 KSWB offers a variety of paid internship opportunities for students interested in careers in broadcast television. Our internship program provides students hands-on experience working with talented broadcast professionals. In addition, interns may earn the chance to shadow news crews in the field and produce their own intern newscast. Currently there are opportunities to intern in the following departments:

News interns will learn the basics of news writing and/or have the opportunity to apply classroom writing skills in a real newsroom. Interns will help with script writing, script formatting, segment producing, guest coordinating, and logging sound bites. They’ll also help the assignment desk make phone calls to research stories and learn writing for the Web. Interns will receive feedback from seasoned news writers, producers and reporters to improve writing and communication skills. Interns may also get the opportunity to work on an intern newscast — anchoring, reporting, producing and writing their own show as a special project.

Qualifications:

  • Students currently enrolled at an accredited college, university or technical school are encouraged to apply

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

Job Number: 2017-45744