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The Robert W. Greene Summer Institute for High School Journalists

Veteran newsman and Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Bob Greene at work.

The application for the 2020 Robert W. Greene Summer Institute for High School Journalists is now available online. 

Click here to apply.

This intensive, seven-day residential summer workshop is designed for current Long Island and NYC high school sophomores and juniors considering careers in journalism. The workshop introduces students to basic skills in news reporting, writing and editing and the use of video and still photography. Classes are taught by professional journalists. Students will live at the University and work in the School of Journalism’s multimedia newsroom. As a culminating activity, students will produce original work across several media platforms.

  • Program runs July 26 – August 1, 2020
  • Free tuition and activities*
  • Open to all Long Island, Brooklyn and Queens high school sophomores and juniors

Application deadline: March 13, 2020.

*​There is a fee of $500 to be paid upon acceptance into the program which covers room and board, but all activities and tuition are free. Scholarships are available in cases of financial hardship.

Please call 631-632-7403 if you have any questions.

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