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Published on June 28, 2013, by in Internships, Journalism.

This week I had the opportunity to assist a reporter on a story outside of the newsroom. I was able to return to the National Zoo for the debut of the newest addition to the elephant exhibit, Bozie. Bozie has been reunited with one of the Zoo’s other elephants, Shanthi. Records indicate Shanthi and Bozie

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Published on June 28, 2013, by in Internships, Journalism.

This morning, my organization skills and upper body strength were put to the ultimate test: I had to clean out the P&C toy closet. Since Parent and Child is (surprise) a magazine about kids, we get sent a lot of toys and family-oriented things by various PR people and publicists. The products are then normally

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Published on June 27, 2013, by in Internships, Marketing.

Recap: this summer my main internship project is called Hometown Stories and I will be pitching stories about all of the interns to their hometown newspapers. I thought I’d explain my project by detailing the various steps in the project and what I have been able to take away from each one. Step 1: Gather

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Published on June 26, 2013, by in Internships, Marketing.

On Monday, I presented to my fellow interns about the internship project I have been working on and will work on for a majority of the summer. It occurred to me that I should let you all know as well! My project is called “Hometown Stories.” It has been an excellent opportunity to get to

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Published on June 25, 2013, by in Internships, Marketing.

On the very first day of work, myself and the other interns were trained to use a marketing media database called AdData Express. It is a huge platform that tracks virtually every brand’s spending, national media and contacts for the convenience of marketing agencies. My desk is located in its own little office with a

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