Coveted Media Internship Awarded to Tia Rinehart

Southern Illinois University



Radio, Television, and Digital Media Student Chosen for Prestigious Internship

December 18, 2015

Congratulations to River Region Evening Edition student Tia Rinehart.  She's one of five students in the U.S. selected for the prestigious Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington Program. The junior, majoring in Radio, TV, and Digital Media, will receive extensive training on how to report in Washington from experienced, professional reporters.  Tia is a news reporter and anchor on Southern Illinois University's live student newscast, that has aired live on WSIU-TV for more than 45 years.

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