2 interns begin at StarPublished 10:01am Thursday, January 28, 2010
Sarah Crabtree, a senior at Niles High School, and Brett Phillips, a junior at NHS, have began as interns at the Niles Daily Star.
Crabtree is involved in many extracurricular activities such as Drug Free Players, National Honor Society and Counterpoints, and she is also on the school’s newspaper, The Viking Journal.
After graduation, Crabtree plans on attending Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind., where she plans to major in communications and work for their student newspaper, The Indiana Daily Student.
Phillips also writes for the NHS paper, The Viking Journal. He has become very interested in journalism in the past year while writing for the school newspaper. He also has his own opinion column in every edition. Next year, he plans on becoming an editor.
Apart from his journalism class, Phillips spends half of his school days in the Math and Science Center at Andrews University. He also plays for the varsity golf team in the spring and hopes to soon become a member of the National Honor Society.
Phillips dreams of attending the University of Michigan after he graduates from Niles.