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Associated Press Internships

The Associated Press has just added listings for a paid six-month full-time internship at its New York Health and Science Desk and for a religion intern, in addition to its array of open positions for a Summer 2020 global news general assignment intern in various cities, including New York. Note that the health and science and the religion internships are for December 2019 graduates or for those graduating by summer 2020. Deadline to apply for all Summer 2020 is Dec. 21.
Writer J.D. Biersdorfer speaks with Hunter journalism students in Professor Douglas Alden’s feature writing class last week. Photo: Douglas Alden

NY Times’ Biersdorfer Talks “How-To” and Book Reviews with Journalism Students

J.D. Biersdorfer, known primarily as a technology writer for the New York Times, as well as a contributor to the Times’ Sunday Book Review section, was the latest in a line of accomplished journalists to visit this semester’s feature writing class. Find out what type of feature story she said entry-level writers are often asked to master.