About Intern Edition
Welcome to a behind-the-scenes look at Intern
Edition Summer 2004!
Intern Edition (IE) is an audio show produced
entirely by NPR interns. IE is created with
a newsmagazine format, and features original
stories, commentary and content.
With 46 summer interns in Washington, D.C.,
and Los Angeles, we are focusing our creative
energy on bringing into perspective stories,
issues and insights about the world around
us. We are using this space to share our
experiences, news -- and our passion for
Intern Edition July 12 Press Release (PDF)
Photo Gallery: The Making of Intern Edition
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Listen to a brief excerpt from Sierra Ferguson and Jen Pearl's story on the Argentine tango, and then...
Listen to the Show!
Alison Klayman's story, "Bemoaning the End of the Phish Road Trip," aired on All Things Considered on August 11, 2004.
Information Technology intern Tiffany Reed, fresh out of Florida A & M University,
has landed a job at Lockheed Martin as a computer operations associate analyst. At NPR this summer, Reed has become an IT trainer and technical guide to some of NPR's well known voices.
Day to Day intern Julie Yen joined an NPR reporter covering an exhibit at a local science center.
This entailed spending an afternoon with more than 200 dead bodies -- and taking their pictures for the NPR Web site.
Workshops & Meetings
July 29: News Directors Meet Their Future
Panel moderated by NPR's Doug Mitchell and Brian Bull, Assistant News Director of Wisconsin Public Radio.
Read notes from previous meetings
July 2: Writing & Producing for Radio
NPR executive producer Jonathan Kern led a crash course on creating strong radio stories.
Read the workshop notes