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Morning Edition Internship

This internship offers a great opportunity to be a part of WESA's most-listened-to hours of its day.  We are looking for someone who is a dependable early riser (6-7am start time) and can handle working in a fast-paced environment.

Morning Edition intern duties:

  • prep traffic reports (collate data from NAVTEQ, PennDOT,  Twitter and other sources, and write copy for broadcast)
  • produce promos for afternoon programs
  • maintain program log
  • man social media feeds (monitor incoming, update outgoing)
  •  write/edit news copy
  • monitor Associated Press wire and websites for breaking news

To apply for a the Morning Edition internship, please send a resume and your answers to the three questions that immediately follow, to Kevin Gavin, Director of Internships at

What are your favorite public radio programs, and what do you like about them?

What skills are you most interested in learning or further developing?

Why are you the right person for this position?