2016 Summer

Where in the World Are Our Chipsters: Philippines

A volcano rising from a lake in the Philippines is the backdrop for the latest photo in the Where in the World Are Our Chipsters series.
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The power of believing in someone

A Chipster describes the critical role mentors played in her success in her internship and beyond.
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Peers to the rescue

Fellow Chipsters helped a reporter conquer a mid-internship slump.
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A fear of standing out

Warily, a city-loving Chipster heads to small-town Wisconsin for her internship. What’s in store for her?
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Meet The Contributor’s First Vendor

The final installment of the multimedia projects completed during CQS orientation in May 2016 showcases the work of Ruthy Muñoz and Hayley Sanchez, who peered beyond the pages of The Contributor newspaper in Nashville, Tenn.
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Street Newspaper Celebrates 200th Issue After Overcoming Financial Crisis

The final installment of the multimedia projects completed during CQS orientation in May 2016 showcases the work of Ruthy Muñoz and Hayley Sanchez, who peered beyond the pages of The Contributor newspaper in Nashville, Tenn.
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Nashville looks to Oasis to address rising youth violence

2016 Summer Chipsters Charlie Kaijo and Samantha Matsumoto reported on efforts to combat youth violence in Nashville, Tenn., for their assignment during CQS orientation and multimedia training.
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Nashville program keeps at-risk youth from re-offending

2016 Summer Chipsters Charlie Kaijo and Samantha Matsumoto reported on efforts to combat youth violence in Nashville, Tenn., for their assignment during CQS orientation and multimedia training.
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Nashville’s Marathon Village full of spirit — and spirits

There’s more to this assignment than meets the eye. Find out what Summer 2016 Chipster Nathan Ruiz learned as he reported on Marathon Village in Nashville, Tenn., during CQS orientation.
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Traveling musician headlines on city streets

See Nashville, Tenn., through the eyes of a street musician by viewing the work of Summer 2016 Chipsters Santiago Mejia and Abbey White, completed during CQS orientation and multimedia training in May.
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