Summer 2018 Highlights

Fast Facts

For college students of all majors and recent graduates who want to strengthen their communication and reporting skills. You don’t have to be a journalism major to attend!

Last Year

Last Year

Last year 26 students from 17 states and 3 countries spent two weeks exploring the life of a journalist.

1999

WJI held its first summer training program in 1999.

1999
Young Journalists

Young Journalists

Since then, young journalists have gathered in Asheville, N.C., Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City, Austin, Tex., and now Sioux Center, Iowa to study journalism.

Newsrooms

Graduates of the program have gone on to work in such newsrooms as the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Des Moines Register, and World Magazine.

Newsrooms

Summer 2019 Program

Are you a college student or recent graduate looking for a way to develop your journalism storytelling skills while having fun and meeting new people in a gorgeous location this summer? Are you interested in doing all of that with scholarships that provide free tuition, housing, and most meals?

Then Apply Now to the WORLD Journalism Institute SUMMER 2019 program hosted by Dordt College.

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Summer 2019 Program

Testimonials

Past Student Work

Havi Final

Havi Final

Alumni Article: Responding to "The Unimaginable"

Alumni Article: Responding to "The Unimaginable"

  • Harvest Prude with Nicole Ault, Esther Eaton, Leah Hickman, Alyssa Jackson, Joshua Meribole, and Madison Miller
  • Sep 2018
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