News & Advance: Higher-Education Reporter

  • Full Time
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Posted 11/08/2018

Opportunity Description

The (Lynchburg) News & Advance has an opening for a higher education reporter to cover Liberty University and four other private colleges and one community college in our area. The successful candidate will have at least 2-3 years of reporting experience and an ability to slice through educational jargon, stay on top of current trends in higher education and write breaking news and watchdog enterprise with equal distinction. Social media savvy required.

We especially are interested in candidates from in and near Virginia. Lynchburg is a college town located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in central Virginia. Abundant outdoor opportunities, historical and cultural attractions and a reasonable cost of living make this a great area to live and work.

Send resume, work samples to City Editor Amy Trent,


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Amy Trent