Data Journalism Internship

Company: 
The Dallas Morning News
City: 
Dallas
State: 
TX
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The Dallas Morning News is looking for a three month, fall datajournalism intern to work on gathering, analyzing and presenting data.We are looking for someone with an interest in data who has worked ontheir school paper and/or held past internships at a newsorganization, but also would consider motivated candidates with strongdata and programming skills who lack prior journalism experience.

As part of the projects and enterprise team, the intern will work ongathering, cleaning, analyzing and visualizing data for a variety ofpurposes including newsroom resources, breaking news, investigationsand interactive databases. The intern will have the opportunity tocontribute regularly to the DMN Investigates blog.

Experience with any of the following is a plus: SQL, Excel forumulas,programming, statistics, public records and writing good ledes.

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Interested candidates should e-mail Maud Beelman, deputy managing

editor for projects and enterprise, mbeelman@dallasnews.com