Media, Journalism and Community Storytelling Internships, Northampton Community Television, Northampton, MA

ABOUT NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY TEVELVISION (www.northamptontv.org www.paradisecitypress.org, www.7dayfilmsprint.com)

We are independent hyper local media and arts. We are a physical public maker space. We are a legal street art multimedia wall. We are an economic development organization. We provide opportunities for voices that do not have other opportunities. We provide free services to local nonprofit organizations and professional multimedia community.

Northampton Community Television is a community media center. We equip our community to create content (TV, web videos, documentaries, podcasts, etc.) by providing equipment, training, and expertise.

We’ve become a nationally recognized leader in redefining community and public media.  Our mission is to serve as a model community media organization providing programming and educational opportunities to the community through all means technologically available

INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION:

Internships in Multimedia Production, Citizen Journalism, Community Storytelling and Design. Northampton Community Television is currently seeking  interns of college, graduate, and high school ages and various skill levels for its multimedia production, citizen journalism, and community storytelling programs.

Individuals will gain first-hand experience in the field of digital media and journalism while giving back to their community and working on hyper local stories and events. Interns may learn a variety of skills including:
- Pre-production
- DSLR, field camera and studio camera usage
- Photography
- Directing
- Post-production editing
- Research methods
- Interviewing strategies
- Journalistic writing and formatting for web

PERIOD OF INTERNSHIP: Spring, Summer, or Fall

PAY TYPE: Unpaid

OPPORTUNITY TYPE: Internship

JOB STATUS: Part-Time 15-20 hours/week

LOCATION: 380 Elm St., Northampton, MA 01060

APPLICATION DUE DATE: Rolling

REQUIRED DEGREE: all majors

CONTACT: Al Williams, palwilliams@northamptontv.org, 413-587-3550

HOW TO APPLY: Send cover letter and resume to palwilliams@northamptontv.org