Eight Missouri Journalism Students Selected for Dow Jones News Fund Summer Internships

Princeton, N.J. (June 24, 2011) — Eight Missouri School of Journalism students have been selected by the Dow Jones News Fund to work as news and sports copy editors, multimedia editors and business reporters at news organizations across the country this summer. They were among the 86 undergraduate and graduate students selected from among 600 applicants for the prestigious paid internships.

Andrew Jenkins
Andrew Jenkins
Margaux Henquinet
Margaux Henquinet
Shaina Cavazos
Shaina Cavazos
Zachary Aldrich
Zachary Aldrich

“DJNF’s internship programs continue to enjoy the strong support of the media because of our ability to adapt to its needs,” said Rich Holden, BJ ’71, MA ’73, executive director. “By partnering with the top journalism schools, we have been able to match talented student journalists with excellent opportunities to learn from and work with professional journalists.”

The School is one of the Fund’s seven training sites, and Brian Brooks, associate dean of undergraduate studies, directed the pre-internship program. Interns work a minimum of 10 weeks. Those returning to college will receive $1,000 scholarships.

The students and their DJNF internships are:

The Dow Jones News Fund, a nonprofit foundation promoting careers in journalism, is supported by the Dow Jones Foundation and other news organizations.

Updated: June 2, 2020

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