Internship applicants must be at least 18 years of age.Exhibit Development InternJob Type: Internship (Unpaid)Location: Washington, DCDescriptionThe Exhibit Development intern will research and update entries to databases in the Newseum, as well as help the writing team research and produce exhibit content. The successful applicant should: • Have an interest in journalism, the First Amendment, and current world events involving the news media, press freedom and free expression. • Have skills researching and fact checking both current and historical information. • Be able to write clearly, directly and with verve. • Be flexible and calm in a fast-changing environment. • Be able to express ideas clearly and confidently. By the end of this internship, the successful candidate will have received real-world experience in researching, writing and fact-checking exhibit content.QualificationsThe successful applicant should: • Have an interest in journalism, the First Amendment, and current world events involving the news media, press freedom and free expression. • Have skills researching and fact checking both current and historical information. • Be able to write clearly, directly and with verve. • Be flexible and calm in a fast-changing environment. • Be able to express ideas clearly and confidently. By the end of this internship, the successful candidate will have received real-world experience in researching, writing and fact-checking exhibit content.Application ProcessPlease send your cover letter, resume, and contact information for two references to: E-mail: jobs@newseum.orgApplication DeadlineThe Newseum and Freedom Forum Institute are Equal Opportunity Employers.About the Newseum and the Freedom Forum InstituteThe mission of the Newseum, located in Washington, D.C., is to increase public understanding of the importance of a free press and the First Amendment. Visitors experience the story of news, the role of a free press in major events in history, and how the core freedoms of the First Amendment — religion, speech, press, assembly and petition — apply to their lives. Considered one of the most interactive museums in the world, the Newseum has seven levels with 15 galleries and 15 theaters. The Newseum also reaches millions of students through its robust offering of on-site classes and workshops. The Newseum is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations, including its principal funder, the Freedom Forum. For more information, visit newseum.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.The Freedom Forum Institute is the education and outreach partner of the Freedom Forum and the Newseum. The Institute includes the First Amendment Center, NewseumED and the Religious Freedom Center. The Freedom Forum Institute’s affiliate organizations include the Al Neuharth Media Center at the University of South Dakota; the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics at the University of Mississippi; and the John Seigenthaler Center at Vanderbilt University. The Freedom Forum Institute is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations, including its principal funder, the Freedom Forum. Back

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