Why I Love Writing VODs

Why I Love Writing VODs

When I first started writing Veteran of the Day stories (VODs), I was nervous. It’s a big responsibility and honor to write a Veteran’s story, but the effort to create an accurate and full story is more than worthwhile. My favorite part of creating a VOD is...
Tips for a Strong Start to Your Writing Internship.

Tips for a Strong Start to Your Writing Internship.

It’s helpful to begin your internship with realistic and practical expectations. 1. The Learning Curve. Like most new experiences, expect there to be a learning curve. As you go through training, you will review detailed materials about rules and processes. At first,...
Intern Spotlight – Elissa Tatum

Intern Spotlight – Elissa Tatum

In today’s intern spotlight, we are featuring Elissa Tatum, an intern and department head for the Editing department. Editing interns collaborate with others in the Writing department to review and proofread content for the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs blog....
DME Intern Spotlight: Jaasmine Stephens

DME Intern Spotlight: Jaasmine Stephens

The DME internship thrives due to the dedication and skills of our interns. In these posts highlighting the work of individual interns, you can get a sneak peek into what they do, how it’s developing them, and whether DME might be a good fit for you too! If you’re...
DME Intern Spotlight: Jaasmine Stephens

DME Intern Spotlight: Isabel Nulter

The DME internship thrives due to the dedication and skills of our interns. In these posts highlighting the work of individual interns, you can get a sneak peek into what they do, how it’s developing them, and whether DME might be a good fit for you too! If you’re...