Internship Program with Right Side News

Apply to be the next graphics, editorial or publishing intern at Right Side News.

Do you want to be a part of keeping Americans safe and accurately informed? Right Side News is looking for interns to help with all aspects of publishing the site. The ideal candidates will have a combination of skills ranging from exceptional writing to graphic production, a bit of HTML knowledge and a super-keen eye. Work will be on-site in Richmond, VA and requires a minimum commitment of 10 hours per week.

We are looking for talented, committed individuals in the following fields:

– Editorial Support: research, article editing, fact checking and story entry;
– Graphics: informational graphics, photo editing, ad layout and design; and,
– Writing: research, writing, fact checking and story entry.

If you’re interested in applying, please send a brief cover letter, resume and samples of your work (or URL of your portfolio) to: [email protected]

  • Conduct online research and outreach on blogs, social networks, etc.
  • Identify and develop stories for the Web site.
  • Compile and present metrics from various social networking platforms and campaigns
  • Occasionally film events, clip video footage, and post video clips to YouTube