Sixteen talented Mississippi high school students will learn to be multimedia journalists while covering the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. The summer multimedia journalism workshop will be hosted my the Southern Miss School of Mass Communication and Journalism June 14-21 through a grant from Dow Jones News Fund. To apply for one of the 16 positions, follow this link to the application site. Applications should be postmarked by May 9 to be eligible for admission. Contact workshop director Dr. Robert Byrd at email@example.com or (601) 266-6036 for more information or questions.
Photos from last year's workshop, Remembering "Freedom Summer"