Matthew Claiborne 11′, has a right to be proud—really proud. In the summer of 2010, Matthew worked in New York City as a production intern for CBS News Productions. It’s one of the more coveted national internships, and Matt was one of only 70 students out of a pool of hundreds to be chosen. He worked on reality TV shows and documentaries, learning the “ins and outs” of television production. Matthew took time out of his busy schedule that summer to tell us about his new-found responsibilities, grabbing a piece of the social scene, and living in New York on intern means.
On landing the internship:
I knew I wanted to apply to a big internship this year because I thought I was ready to handle it…I got a call about a month later from the CBS News internship coordinator. Continue reading