Weinhold chosen as National Youth Correspondent
Maegan Weinhold, a student at Cocalico High School has been selected to represent Pennsylvania as a National Youth Correspondent to the 2013 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University held July 7 through 12.
Weinhold joins a select group of students from all over the country for an intensive study of journalism and media. Weinhold was chosen based on academic accomplishments and a demonstrated interest and excellence in journalism and media studies.
With distinguished faculty, guest speakers, and direct access to elite D.C. practitioners, the Washington Journalism and Media Conference offers aspiring journalists and student leaders an unparalleled experience. The week-long program, held at George Mason University’s state-of-the-art campus, will encourage and inspire young leaders from across the country who desire a unique experience focused on successful careers in this dynamic industry. The Advisory Board, Chaired by Newseum senior vice president, Susan Bennett, includes CEO’s of media, distinguished journalists and renowned authors and university faculty. For more information visit us online at wjmc.gmu.edu.