Pre-College Summer Journalism Institute

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Boston University College of Communication

New England Center for Investigative Reporting

  • Dates: June 25 to July 6, July 9 to July 20, and July 23 to August 3, 2018.
  • Grade level: Students age 15 to 18 entering grades 9 through 12 in Fall 2018, plus graduating seniors.

Celebrating its 10th year, the New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) Pre-College Summer Journalism Institute is a two-week program aimed to provide high school students hands-on training in journalism and investigative reporting. Guided by award-winning working journalists, students will make Boston their beat by reporting and writing on what’s happening in real time in government, business, sports, crime, courts, the arts and more. Students will improve their writing, research, and critical thinking skills while getting a chance to explore BU and the city of Boston. For more information, visit our website.