The 2005 exam (for 2006 award)



Monday, Oct. 24, noon-1:15
Stauffer reading room
or
Thursday, Oct. 20, 11:30-12:45
and 3-4:15
Stauffer reading room

Please let me know which one you will attend.


Recent interns from ASU:
Lindsay Butler, 2005, Tampa Tribune
Cameron Eickmeyer, 2004
Mary Grace Siyluy, 2004
Noah Austin, 2004
Complete 2005 list>>

Top prospects (DJ finalists)
Robert Adams, 2005
Stefanie Thompson, 2005
More >>

Questions & answers
(a growing list of things I've been asked)

Leslie-Jean Thornton | Stauffer A212 | e-mail contact preferred

The Dow Jones summer internship for copy editors


Summer 2005 in Chapel Hill

Two weeks of intense training and then summer as a newspaper copy editor/intern

This is the most prestigious fellowship for copy editors available. Interns train at top papers under close supervision from staff and Dow Jones mentors. The application must be complete, with the exam postmarked by Nov. 1, 2005. See exam dates for ASU at left. Best advice: Practice with past exams, keep up with the news, review top news of the past year, review U.S. geography.

Helpful sites | Come-talk-to-me time, Monday, Sept. 12, noon-2, Stauffer A212

Dow Jones Newspaper Fund (includes links to application forms)

EditTeach (past exams and answers)

Freep's DJ Page (advice and practice from the Detroit Free Press)

About newspaper tests (courtesy of the Free Press)