writing & editing internships
what do professional writers and editors do?
Writing & editing internships introduce students to a profession that can span a large number of businesses and organizations. Some writers and editors work on a freelance or project basis. Others are hired to write or edit specific content exclusively for an organization.
SOME JOBS THAT USE WRITERS & EDITORS
freelance writer / editor
textbook or tradebook editor
in writing & editing internships, an intern may perform any of the following tasks:
Proofread written material for spelling, punctuation, grammar
Create or help create written content for a specific audience
Edit written works to improve flow, clarity, and consistency
Review written material for content and accuracy; fact-checking
Write copy for advertisements, marketing, and promotional materials
Write news articles, blog posts, and content for social media initiatives