Sister Cities Association partners with LBHS to create public relations internships for journalism students

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(L-R) LBHS Principal Joanne Culverhouse, Shaena Stabler, Brielle Budroe, Sundance Severino, Cynthia Fung, Grant Nathanson, and Jim Brusky

Laguna Beach Sister Cities Association (LBSCA) and LBHS have partnered to create Public Relations internship opportunities for two Junior and two Senior journalism students, under the tutelage of high school Journalism instructor Jim Brusky, Cynthia Fung at Sawdust Art Festival, and Shaena Stabler at

The students, enthused by French culture exchange, will gain real-world journalism experience while interning for LBSCA as they cover the non-profit organization’s notable community events.


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