Project Code: STATE-USA-OES-189

Environmental and Scientific News and Media

Project Title Environmental and Scientific News and Media
Project Summary Compile digital daily news clips covering a range of topics including oceans, climate change, water, science, conservation, and health. News clips come from a variety of international and domestic media sources.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office OES/PPO
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

The VSFS eIntern will be responsible for performing a daily comprehensive news search and compiling news clips for the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs. The eIntern will search a wide variety of online new sources for stories and subjects relevant to our mission. The clips have an international and national focus and are used to inform hundreds of Department of State employees, including the OES Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and other senior officials, of the latest environmental and scientific news. Clips will be compiled daily except on weekends and Federal holidays.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Data analysis
Design thinking
Editing and proofreading
Graphic design
Research
Writing
Additional Information

None