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As a member of the Susco Solutions/Touch Studios team, you will have the opportunity to develop systems and play a hands-on roll in our marketing, PR and branding objectives. We are looking for a self-starter in pursuit of a career in any facet of the marketing industry, who has a background in social media, excellent writing skills, strong work ethic and genuine enthusiasm.
Specific duties may include, but are not limited to:
Although this is a part-time position, candidate must have flexibility to attend occasional after-hours networking events. School credit can be earned for this internship.
Please email resume and two writing samples to Kristina.Gabik@suscosolutions.com.
411 NOLA (http://www.411nola.com), a
content-rich website that offers unique and practical insider information for
everyone who loves New Orleans,
seeks an editorial and social media intern. This is a non-paid 6 month
internship. 10+ hours a week time commitment required. Although there will be
no financial compensation, college credit may be available for students.
Interested parties should forward their resumes and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply, students can submit a resume, a letter of intent explaining their
goals for the internship, and a portfolio of work samples. Students should send
their materials directly to Greg Roques at email@example.com.
Gambit’s CUE magazine (a lifestyle magazine covering fashion, home and beauty) is seeking a style-minded individual with experience and/or interest in writing and/or photography. The program is an unpaid, 20-hour a week internship. Interns will learn a wide range of editorial duties, work on deadline and for long-term projects, and gain a better understanding of the editorial processes of a lifestyle magazine and an alternative newsweekly.
Send a cover letter explaining your goals for an internship, a resume and 3-5 writing samples (published preferred but not required) to: Missy Wilkinson, Special Sections Editor, Gambit Communications, 3923 Bienville St., New Orleans, LA 70119. e-mail option: firstname.lastname@example.org. Application packages will not be returned.
No phone calls please. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Duties: Graphic design interns work independently under the
Art Director, designing and assisting with ads, layouts and illustrations for
Duties: English and Mass Communication/Journalism students will have an opportunity to perform duties writing, editing, updating social media platforms and the company website, photography, data entry and general errands as needed.
Minimum 10 hours per week
Neighborhoods Partnership Network's mission is to improve the quality of life by engaging New Orleanians in neighborhood revitalization and civic processes.
Winter: January 13, 2011 - March 3, 2011 (or whenever 60 hours is complete)
Spring : March 14, 2011 - May 5, 2011 (or whenever 60 hours is complete)
Summer: May 16, 2011 - July 7, 2011 (or whenever 60 hours is complete)
Fall: September 14, 2011 - November 9, 2011 (or whenever 60 hours is complete)
Job Description: Assistant to the Magazine Coordinator, responsible for assisting with all aspects of NPN communications: web, blog, Facebook, Twitter, The Trumpet Magazine, Trumpet Tidbits (weekly e-newsletter).
Responsibilities: Intern would be responsible for researching and posting original content as well as content found and sent to the intern by the Magazine Coordinator. Intern will assist with editing stories for The Trumpet as well as writing stories and compiling data. Intern will also assist in the planning and organizing of special events such as Trumpet Release Parties.
Outputs: Intern will leave with copies of all published works - both physical and digital - and will gain a broadened sense of understanding New Orleans neighborhoods and community journalism.
Skills: AP FORMAT KNOWLEDGE is a must. Good writing and editing skills. Interest in event coordinating. Must have a basic idea of who NPN is and what we do. Must be able to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment. Adobe Creative Suite knowledge a huge plus but absolutely not mandatory. Must be familiar with Twitter, Facebook and blogging. MUST BE POLITE, RESPECTFUL AND SELF-MOTIVATED.
Time: Ten (10) hours a week
Location: 4902 Canal St. Room 301
To Apply: Contact email@example.com. Resume not necessary. Please submit at least one writing sample, a list of the software you are familiar with and what you hope to learn at NPN.
Founded in 1996, The Ehrhardt Group (TEG) is a corporate communications firm that offers clients a full-range of services to help promote and advance their businesses. Located in downtown New Orleans, TEG operates as a public, community and media relations firm and also offers clients a wide range of research and event planning services.
TEG invites collegiate juniors and seniors to apply for their fall/spring/summer internships. Applicants must be entering their third or fourth year of college and are required to present a resume prior to a formal interview. Interns are required to work 15 to 20 hours a week and are compensated by class credit or minimum wage.
Applicants must possess excellent written and oral communication skills, be proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel and Word, and possess an interest in public research of the news media.
Applicants must send their resumes to:
Potential interns will be contacted for a formal interview following a resume review.
For more information about The Ehrhardt Group, visit www.theehrhartgroup.com.
Associated Press (AP) News Internship Program
WHAT IS IT?
A highly selective, 12-week, individually-tailored training program for students who are aspiring photojournalists or photo editors for the summer of 2011.
AM I ELIGIBLE?
The internship is open to full-time juniors, seniors (including fall 2010 graduates) and graduate students at American colleges and universities.
HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IN THE PROGRAM?
We select a minimum of two students for photo internships.
WHAT ARE THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAM?
You work with a designated trainer to help you in your development. You get paid and best of all, you get to cover stories that could be featured in media outlets around the state or around the globe.
WHEN DOES THE PROGRAM START?
Start dates may be anytime between mid-May and mid-June, depending on your schedule.
WHAT DO YOU NEED FROM ME?
HOW DO I APPLY?
Contact Stephanie Mullen in AP's San Francisco bureau or contact your nearest AP bureau and say you want to apply for the Photo Internship Program. The application deadline for the summer 2011 program is November 17, 2010.