Due to the snowstorm, the University will remain closed today, Tuesday (Jan. 27) for
students, faculty and non-essential staff.
For residential students, food service at Connecticut Hall is available Tuesday from
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please take care when walking around campus, as blizzard-like conditions
are expected during the day.
An update about the status of the University for Wednesday will be announced later
The Journalism Chair assigns you an internship adviser (who may be different from
your regular journalism academic adviser).
The Journalism Internship Application/Contract then is forwarded to the Dean's office
for approval and you are then notified by the registrar about registering for the
Once you are registered you may begin your internship. An Internship Log should be completed each week and e-mailed, along with links or PDFs of your published
work, to your internship adviser.
Midway and/or toward the end of your internship, a Student's Self-Assessment of Internship form will be sent to you; a Supervisor's Evaluation Form will be sent to your supervisor.
You must also complete a 500-word essay reflecting on your internship experience.
Your journalism adviser, upon receipt of both completed forms and your essay, may
review the results with you to gauge your progress and steps needed to enhance your
future opportunities. Your grade will be posted after the final meeting.