Loyola University / Communication Internships

Baltimore Sun—Sports

Sports reporting internships at The Baltimore Sun
A sports academic internship prepares students to learn how to gather and present news across a variety of platforms, including print and online. During the internship, students will learn how to:
-- Work with coaches, athletic directors and others to gather high school and college athletic data for databases used by reporters and editors
-- Work with sports reporters and editors in gathering information about local high school and college athletics
-- Interview and gather data about area high schools and colleges that are included in our daily agate offerings both online and in print
-- Identify and highlight athletic achievements based on statistics gathered from coaches, parents and schools. From time to time, the intern will be asked to write brief articles about those achievements
-- If skills allow, intern will be asked to cover news events, especially high school and college games
-- Produce a photo gallery for our Website
-- Publish content to our Website
-- Analyze Website metrics

Trif Alatzas
Head of sports
The Baltimore Sun