Slate's Washington, D.C., office is hiring an intern to work on data reporting, data visualizations, and interactives with our interactives editor. Candidates must be full-time students in college or graduate school. This is a position for journo-geeks with sharp news judgment, keen math and writing skills, and an interest in computer science and its applications to journalism.
To apply, email a cover letter that clearly outlines your availability; a resume; and links to writing samples, interactives, graphics, etc. to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for fall applications is Sept. 14. The deadline for winter applications is Dec. 20.
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Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.