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From The Atlantic: KQED’s Forum’s Alexis C. Madrigal on having a COVID breakthrough case
From NYU Professor Jay Rosen: ComingFrom.org, which is tracking “viewpoint transparency” in journalism.
From Frodor’s Travel editor Eva Morreale: A helpful Twitter thread on pitching.
From the Freedom of the Press Foundation: How journalists can work from home securely
From Mandy Hofmockel: Check out her calendar of paid internships and fellowships deadlines for spring and summer! Super helpful.
Things of Note is now open to submissions! Submit your own links, pop culture recs, and stuff of note for future consideration.
Los Angeles Area
CBS News, Sr. Writer, Commerce & Consumer Tech
LA Times, Food Editor
Fox Entertainment, Social Media Producer
Spotify, Senior Editor (contract) (No, I don’t know the hiring manager or anything else about it aside from what’s in the listing)
KNBC, Content Producer
Yahoo, News Writer/Editor
People, Senior Producer, People Video
iHeartMedia, Digital Content Producer-News
OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, Digital/Web Producer
Food Forward, Director Of Communications (Yes, this is more of a comms job, but I’ve worked with this non-profit in the past and they’re great!)
Santa Monica Daily Press, Reporter
Long Beach Post/Long Beach Business Journal, Business Reporter
The Acorn Newspapers, General Assignment Reporter
NHK Japan Broadcasting, Associate Producer
Central Valley Area
Telemundo Sacramento, Assignment Desk Editor
The Bakersfield Californian, Features Reporter
Tehachapi News, News Reporter
San Francisco Bay Area/Northern California
NBC Sports Bay Area, Digital Content Editor
TechCrunch, Senior Writer, Crypto
Google, Writer, Brand Studio
San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper, Layout Editor
The Seattle Times, Amazon Reporter
ACLU of Washington, Media & Communications Strategist
Cascade Public Media, KCTS 9 Social Media Editor
Lewis Publishing Company, News Reporter
Scotsman Guide, Data Editor
Skagit Valley Herald / Skagit Publishing, Reporter
BuzzFeed, Freelance Writer (Project-based)
Insider, Economics Correspondent
New York Daily News, Digital Content Editor
Your Money Geek, Entertainment Writer
San Francisco Chronicle, Sports Reporting Intern, Summer 2022
Athlete Interactive, Sportswriting & Sports Social Media Internships (positions will be filled by 11/30/21)
Food Network, Editorial & Content Intern (remote, but West Coast hours) (apply by 11/12/21)
LA Times, Fellowship (apply by 1/15/22)
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