By: Phoenix Hsu and Ko Lin
Taipei, Nov. 20 (CNA) Taiwan’s Central News Agency launched Tuesday the second edition of its “I’m an Overseas Correspondent” program which offers college students in Taiwan a chance to intern in overseas locations where CNA has reporters.
CNA’s overseas internship program provides students with great learning opportunities and a broader perspective on the work of an overseas correspondents, CNA President Chang Jui-chang (張瑞昌) said Tuesday.
According to Chang, the 2019 internship program will build on the success of this year’s initiative.
In a speech delivered at Chinese Culture University in Taipei, Chang said the “I’m an Overseas Correspondent” program provides students with an experience that is different from studying at school, and an opportunity for them to learn about the importance of international news gathering. [FULL STORY]