University of Memphis Basketball Social Media Intern (Unpaid)

UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS BASKETBALL SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN (UNPAID)

IMMEDIATE NEED

LOCATION : Campus

CONTACT:  James Alford at jllford1@memphis.edu

WEB: http://www.gotigersgo.com/index-main.html

DESCRIPTION:  Basketball team looking for intern to assist with social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist with Memphis Basketball social media. Intern would need to be available for office hours as  needed.  Intern would also assist with events such as Memphis Madness.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in PhotoShop
  • Final Cut Pro
  • WordPress
  • Familiarity with all social media platforms

TO APPLY:

James Alford at jllford1@memphis.edu

Rugby Club needs interns

The U of M Tiger Rugby Football Club is looking to provide opportunities for U of M students to further their careers while providing much needed assistance to the Rugby Club.
 
1.   The club needs sports writers to write at least two articles per week about the games and the players.
2.   The club needs announcers for our home matches. There would be a pre-game ritual, calling the game through the match, and post match wrap up. 
3.   The club will also need the home matches videotaped. 
Each of these tasks could be given adequate structure and oversight so as to fulfill internship requirements.  The club has two seasons each year. The fall season starts in September runs til November, and the spring season begins in late February continuing through early May. 
For more information, contact Tiger rugby coach Sr. Richard Cole at (901) 377-2340 or Dr.Cole@CPTG.net. Visit TigerRugby.org for information on the team.

Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here http://uofmpdi.posterous.com/want-an-internship-in-the-spring-important-in

The Political Journalism Track of the Capital Semester Program (Deadline June 1)

From The Fund for American Studies:


ANNOUNCEMENT
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Fall 2012 CAPITAL SEMESTER – JOURNALISM TRACK
WASHNIGTON, D.C.

www.DCinternships.org/CSPJ
FINAL DEADLINE: June 1, 2012

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies, Capital Semester combines substantive journalism and communications internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by top policy experts and journalists. This fast-paced, fifteen-week residential program provides undergraduate students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • Gannett News Service
  • Houston Chronicle
  • K-Global Public Relations
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Voice of America
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WJLA ABC 7 News
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with print and broadcast media outlets and PR  and communications firms
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished Capitol Hill apartments in the heart of D.C.
  • Classes – Full-time course load in political science and economics accredited by Ohio Northern University
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top policy experts and working journalists
  • Site Briefings – At USA Today, the Newseum, World Bank, State Department and U.S. Capitol
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and student leaders from around the world
  • Scholarships – Generous scholarships are awarded based on merit and financial need

FINAL DEADLINE
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of June 1, 2012. For more information and an online application, please visit our website www.DCInternships.org/CSPJ or contact Dana Faught, Recruitment and Admissions Manager at dfaught@tfas.org or 202-986-0384.

1621 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Internship at the Tennessean

Title: Internship

Location: Nashville, Tenn.

Website: http://www.tennessean.com

Description: The Tennessean is looking for students who would be interested in working with us as unpaid interns for college credit. If your school supports internships of this type, I hope you will encourage qualified students to apply. We are open to interns in a variety of areas:

  • Reporting and writing: News, business, sports, features, and entertainment.
  • Copy editing.
  • Visuals: Photography, graphics, multimedia.

We will consider students for the summer term as well as the fall and spring academic semesters.

Contact: Lisa Green, lgreen@tennessean.com, 615-259-8275

To apply: For a summer internship, students should apply by February 15, and we will make a decision by February 28. Please send a resume, work samples and references, along with a letter explaining your interest in an unpaid internship and the types of work you’d like to tackle. Email application packet to Lisa Green, lgreen@tennessean.com

 

University of Memphis’ Access and Diversity Internships

From the University of Memphis’ Career Services office:


Access and Diversity Support Awards for Internships

The University of Memphis Scholarship Committee has provided funding for several undergraduate awards for Access and Diversity Internships for Summer 2012. Selected students will be provided the opportunity to work with a campus or community partner to enhance the student’s career preparation and to assist in the organization’s efforts to offer appropriate services and/or products to clients.

If you are interested in applying for an internship, please review the information below and submit the attached application form by February 3, 2012.

Who is eligible to apply for an award for an internship?

Undergraduate students who meet the following criteria:

  • are Tennessee Residents (Paid in-state tuition for Spring 2012)
  • have a minimum of 60 earned hours at time of application
  • have a minimum of 3.00 grade point average at time of application

AND

  • are certified by the TRiO Programs as being in compliance with TRiO requirements.  Students in TRiO Programs are first generation, low income, or students with disabilities. For more information about TRiO Programs, please visit www.memphis.edu/trio

   OR

Non TRiO students who meet ONE of the following criteria: 

  • Resident from one of the following rural West Tennessee counties: Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Tipton, or Weakly
  • 1st generation student (neither parent graduated from college)
  • Member of an historically underrepresented race/ethnicity (African American, American Indian, Asian, or Hispanic)
  • Eligible for a Pell grant
  • Registered with Student Disability Services

What does an internship require?

Students selected for an Access and Diversity Award for Internship are required to:

  • participate in an Internship Preparation Workshop
  • complete an approved internship learning contract and register for an
    o   Internship Course in Academic Major or
    o   UNIV 4000 – Community Internship
  • work 150 clock hours during the summer (June 4 – August 9)
  • present internship experience at Student Affairs Access/Diversity Support Awards for Internships Recognition Event

What do selected students receive?

  • Selected students will receive a summer award of $1500 to apply towards the cost of tuition and fees, including those fees related to an academic internship.  After ALL fees have been satisfied for the semester, any excess aid will be released to the student by either direct deposit or paper check. Please refer to the Bursar’s Office Calendar for disbursement dates.

Where do selected interns work?

Students who are selected to receive the Student Affairs Access/Diversity Support Awards for Internships may work with a campus or community partner such as the Fogelman College of Business & Economics, Memphis Zoo, Memphis Botanic Gardens, Memphis Red Cross, College of Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, Athletics, Memphis Area Women’s Council, etc.

How do students apply for an internship?

Complete and submit an application to Courtney Cook, cpierce2@memphis.edu by 3:30 p.m., Friday, February 3, 2012.

2012 Institute on Political Journalism internship *Deadline March 7*

From the Institute on Political Journalism:


INSTITUTE ON POLITICAL JOURNALISM
June 10 – August 4, 2012
Held at Georgetown University, Washington, DC
www.DCinternships.org/IPJ

Priority Deadline for Scholarships: February 7
Final Application Deadline: March 7

***SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE***

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies and held at Georgetown University, the Institute combines substantive internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by working journalists.

This fast-paced, eight-week residential program provides students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • PBS Nightly Business Report
  • Congress Daily
  • Crosby Volmer Public Relations
  • Gannett News Service
  • MSNBC.com
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Telemundo
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM ELEMENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with top news and media organizations as well as PR and communications firms
  • Classes – Up to 9 transferable credits from Georgetown University
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished on-campus apartments in the heart of DC
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top print and broadcast journalists
  • Site Briefings – At the State Department, Capitol Hill, World Bank, National Press Club and Newsuem
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and other student journalists from around of the world
  • Scholarships – Approximately 70% of students receive generous awards based on merit and financial need

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Students will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of March 7, 2012. Students applying by the Priority Deadline of February 7, 2012 will be given preference in admissions and scholarship decisions.

For more information and an online application please visit our website www.DCinternships.org/IPJ. Questions regarding the program or admissions process may be directed to admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

Please click on this link for an informational brochure: https://www.DCinternships.org/tfas/brochure/index.asp.

ROBERT NOVAK COLLEGIATE JOURNALISM AWARDS
The Institute on Political Journalism is proud to sponsor the Robert Novak Collegiate Journalism Awards. The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2012. Prizes for first and second place are $2,000 and $500 respectively. Details on the award, including submissions guidelines may be found at www.DCinternships.org/IPJ/awards.
Fund For American Studies
1621 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009

City of Memphis Urban Fellows Internship – DEADLINE WEDNESDAY

From the City of Memphis:


The Urban Fellows is a year-round initiative that offers local college students the opportunity to intern with various divisions of City of Memphis government. The program serves primarily to enhance the interaction of area college students with the City, advancing the purpose of getting students to consider employment after graduation – ultimately making Memphis their permanent home. The Urban Fellows will complete projects proposed by division directors, which are inclusive of a national comparison of the function of Pay-As-You-Throw programs, updating a policy and procedure manual for the Finance Division to conducting a policy analysis of Memphis’ Workforce Investment Network. Read more at the City of Memphis website.

City of Memphis Urban Fellows Internship Application Information:

  • Deadline for Application Submission – Wednesday, December 7, 2011
  • Application Review – Monday, December 12, 2011 – Friday, December 16, 2011
  • Email Notification to Students – Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Apply online.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Art/Photo internship at Men’s Health Magazine

Title: Art/Photo intern (UNPAID)

Location: New York, N.Y.

Website: http://www.menshealth.com

Description: Men’s Health Magazine is looking for an art/photo intern in the New York office. The official Rodale intern program is for January 16th – April 6th, but there is some flexibility in the dates.

Contact: Elizabeth Neal, elizabeth.neal@rodale.com, (212) 573-0240

To apply: Resumes and cover letters should go to Alli.Scheinerman@rodale.com.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Editorial and Design Internships at “At Home Tennessee”

Title: Editorial Internship

Location: Cordova, Tenn.

Website: http://www.athometn.com

Description: At Home Tennessee is looking for an intern for the Winter/Spring semester. Internship responsibilities include but are not limited to: article research, fact-checking, writing articles, assisting on photo shoots, communicating with various P.R. firms to request samples and high-res imagery, managing contact databases and answering phones.

Interns should be responsible, have a strong work ethic, be able to work independently, and be incredibly detail oriented. They should be comfortable and effective communicating over the phone, in person, and via e-mail. We’re looking for interns who don’t need hand holding! Candidate should have Microsoft Office experience. Prior office and magazine experience is a plus. Adobe creative suite experience is a strong plus! English or Journalism majors preferred.

This is not a paid position. Students will receive 150 hours per semester for 3 hours of credit.

To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Margaret Monger, Publisher and Editorial Director, at editorial@athometn.com.


Title: Design Internship

Location: Cordova, Tenn.

Website: http://www.athometn.com

Description: At Home Tennessee is looking for an intern for the Winter/Spring semester. Internship responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assistant to the creative director
  • Help answer phones and do typical office duties
  • Help design ads
  • Shoot product and catalog images
  • Convert all images from manufacturers to hi-res cmyk
  • Call advertisers and remind them of deadline and request art materials, etc
  • Call/ email P.R. companies/manufacturers to request hi-res photography
  • Occasionally assist creative director at a photo shoot
  • Research various items for creative director.

Interns should be responsible, have a strong work ethic, be able to work independently, and be incredibly detail-oriented. They should be comfortable and effective communicating over the phone, in person, and via e-mail. Candidate should have experience in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office. We’re looking for interns who do not need hand holding! Prior office and magazine experience is a plus. Design majors preferred.

This is not a paid position. Students will receive 150 hours per semester for 3 hours of credit.

To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Melissa Bishop, Creative Director, at mbishop@athometn.com.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Take classes and intern in journalism in D.C.

From The Fund for American Studies:


INSTITUTE ON POLITICAL JOURNALISM

Washington, DC

June 10 – August 4, 2012

Courses Accredited by Georgetown University

www.DCinternships.org/IPJ

Early Deadline for a 5% Tuition Discount: December 2, 2011

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies with courses accredited by Georgetown University, the Institute combines substantive internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by working journalists. This fast-paced, eight-week residential program provides students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, as well as experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • CNN
  • Congress Daily
  • Crosby Volmer Public Relations
  • Gannett News Service
  • MSNBC.com
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Telemundo
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM ELEMENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with top news and media organizations as well as PR and communications firms
  • Classes – Up to 9 transferable credits from Georgetown University
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished on-campus apartments in the heart of DC
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top print and broadcast journalists
  • Site Briefings – At the Newseum State Department, Capitol Hill and World Bank
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and other student journalists from around of the world
  • Scholarships – Approximately 70% of students receive generous awards based on merit and financial need

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Students will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of March 7, 2012. Students applying by the Early Deadline of December 2, 2011 will be given preference in admissions and scholarship decisions and will receive a 5% discount on their tuition balance.

For more information and an online application, please visit our website www.DCinternships.org/IPJ or contact Alexander Jue, Recruitment and Admissions Assistant, at admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

Please click on this link to request an informational brochure: https://www.DCinternships.org/tfas/brochure/index.asp