Join the Reese News Lab

We are hiring for a Lecturer/Director of the Reese News Lab at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism. The application review period starts on March 21, and the target start date is July 1. Click here for more information!

Capitol Hound is hiring!

We’re looking for two full-time interns to help us keep Capitol Hound running over the summer. The interns will work with our project manager to run Capitol Hound’s day to day operation and support its marketing strategy. This role will be paid hourly.

Tasks will include…

  1. Updating the Capitol Hound database by scheduling, recording, and editing audio from legislative meetings.
  2. Working with third party services to prepare and create transcripts
  3. Updating social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
  4. Researching markets for Capitol Hound and cold calling potential clients


This internship will begin May 9 and continue through the legislative session, which is expected to end in early to mid-July.

More about Capitol Hound:

Capitol Hound is a Reese News Lab project. We provide a searchable audio archive and alert system for N.C. General Assembly floor sessions and committee meetings.

Applications are due March 24. Please send a resume and cover letter to


About Reese News Lab

The Reese News Lab is located in Carroll 11 in the basement (think more “hobbit hole of possibilities” than dungeon) of the UNC School of Media and Journalism.

To learn more about what we do and who we are, see what our Summer 2015 staffers have to say: