Internships

All our students intern in a real work setting to increase their marketability after graduation. Some of the places where our students have interned:

Newspapers

  • Amsterdam News, New York City.
  • Manchester Newspapers: The Granville Sentinel, Granville, N.Y.
  • Saratogian, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
  • Malone Telegram, Malone, N.Y.
  • The Record, Troy, N.Y.
  • Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Saranac Lake, N.Y.
  • Art Voice, Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Austin Daily Statesman, Austin, Texas.
  • Burlington Free Press, Burlington, Vt.
  • City Newspaper, Rochester, N.Y.
  • Daily Gazette, Schenectady, N.Y.
  • Finger Lake Times, Geneva, N.Y.
  • Lake Champlain Weekly, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Lake George Mirror, Lake George, N.Y.
  • Lake Placid News, Lake Placid, N.Y.
  • Legislative Gazette, Albany, N.Y.
  • MOAS Times, SUNY Plattsburgh Model UN Summer Assembly.
  • Queens Courier, Queens, N.Y.
  • Post-Star, Glens Falls, N.Y.
  • Poughkeepsie Journal, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
  • Press and Sun Bulletin, Binghamton, N.Y.
  • Press-Republican, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Reading Eagle, Reading, Pa.
  • Star-Tribune, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Times-Union, Albany, N.Y.
  • Village Voice, New York City.
  • The Virginian-Pilot, Outer Banks Bureau, N.C.

Magazines

  • Adirondack Explorer, Saranac Lake, N.Y.
  • Harper’s Bazaar, New York City.
  • Parenting, New York City.
  • Adirondack Life, Jay, N.Y.
  • Bon Appétit, New York City.
  • Buffalo Spree, Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Complex, New York City.
  • Forbes Traveler, New York City.
  • Honey, New York City.
  • InStyle.com.
  • Niagara Frontier Sports & Leisure, Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Nylon Magazine, New York City.
  • Readers Digest, Pleasantville, N.Y.
  • RedCupMedia.com.
  • Saveur, New York City.
  • Self, New York City.
  • SexHerald.com, New York City.
  • Skunk, Montréal, Québec, Canada.
  • Special Publications, Press-Republican, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Spin magazine, New York City.
  • Success, Clifton Park, N.Y.
  • Teen People, New York City.
  • Teen Voices, Boston, Mass.
  • Wenner Media (Rolling Stone, Men's Journal), New York City.
  • Westchester Magazine, Elmford, N.Y.

Other Media

  • CNN, New York City.
  • MTV/Viacom, New York City.
  • WPTZ, Plattsburgh, New York.
  • CBS News, New York City.
  • Dateline NBC, New York City.
  • EFX Media, Arlington, Va.
  • Flotrack, an online sports site based in Austin, Texas.
  • Fox TV, Albany, N.Y.
  • Global Information Network, New York City.
  • Hearst Entertainment, New York City.
  • laxpower.com, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • MSNBC, New York City.
  • New York Times Television, New York City.
  • News 12 Long Island, Woodbury, N.Y.
  • US Frontline News, New York City.
  • VH-1 Classic, New York City.
  • WAVE 102 radio station, Dundee, Scotland.

Multimedia

  • City of Châteauguay, Québec, Canada (www.ville.chateauguay.qc.ca).
  • Olympic Regional Development Authority, Lake Placid, N.Y.
  • Flotrack.com, Austin, Texas.
  • GainingGroundMedia.com, Syracuse, N.Y.
  • LaxPower.com, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • emcBlue.com, South Orange, N.J.
  • LifestyleMirror.com, New York City.
  • Press-Republican newspaper, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Strictly Business magazine, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Studley Printing, Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Public Relations

  • Attorney General’s Office, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Admissions Office, SUNY Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Public Relations Office, SUNY Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Sports Information Office, SUNY Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Institutional Advancement, SUNY Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • North American Association for Environmental Education, Washington, D.C.
  • North Country Cultural Arts Center, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Oraja Lounge, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
  • Planned Television Arts, a division of Ruder Finn, the largest private public relations firm in New York City.
  • Salerno and Weinstein Law Office, Nesconset, N.Y.
  • USA Luge, Lake Placid, N.Y.
  • Washington Wild Things, Washington, Pa.

Career Resources

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like to learn more about the journalism programs at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact

Shawn Murphy, Chair
Office: Ward Hall 241
Phone: 518-564-2422
Fax: 518-564-2349
Email: shawn.murphy@plattsburgh.edu