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Scripps Howard Internships in Washington–Deadline: 11/1/14

Posted on: October 17th, 2014 by ewrobins

The Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington program is seeking interns for spring and summer 2015. 

Interns cover Washington and may also report for campus, hometown or other news organizations. Interns work with an experienced editor to choose, report and edit stories. Interns produce multimedia stories using social media, blogs, online stories, videos and slideshows.

This is a paid internship with free housing in furnished apartments. Apply at www.shfwire.com. Click on “apply” and “reporting internship” or “Hispanic Link internship.”

2015 program and application deadline dates: 

  • Spring 2015 (Jan. 7 to April 14). Stipend: $2,660 and free housing. Deadline: Nov. 1, 2014 
  •  Summer 2015 (June 8 to Aug. 14) Stipend $1,900 and free housing Deadline: Nov. 1, 2014 
  • Fall 2015 (Sept. 9 to Dec. 15) Stipend $2,660 and free housing. Deadline: March 15, 2015 

Director: Jody Beck, 202-408-2748

jody.beck@scripps.com / www.shfwire.com @jodybeckDC

Narrator for Casino Documentary–Deadline: 11/1/14

Posted on: October 15th, 2014 by ewrobins

JOUR 578 is producing a documentary on casinos in Mississippi. Students interested in being the narrator should submit some short voice work. This project will air on MPB, so it will provide great exposure to a larger audience.

Interested persons can contact Brad Schultz (bschultz@olemiss.edu), Camille Mullins (cmullins@go.olemiss.edu) or Ji Hoon Heo (jheo1@go.olemiss.edu) for details.  The deadline is Nov. 1, 2014.

Golf Internships, American Junior Golf Association

Posted on: October 9th, 2014 by ewrobins

The American Junior Golf Association is looking for students to apply for the spring and/or summer traveling internship. Positions are for students interested in communications, marketing, operations, event management, business, or who love golf.
Students can view opportunities by looking at a brochure (http://joom.ag/F2Jb) or visiting www.ajga.org/careers to apply directly. Students should also follow on Twitter @AJGACareers #AJGAInternship.

Marketing Internship, Rukkus, Remote or New York

Posted on: October 8th, 2014 by ewrobins

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Rukkus is a rapidly growing startup focused on the sports and music industries. Our cutting-edge technology helps fans get the best deals on concert and sports tickets. We’re involved with everything from Rangers playoff hockey to locally based music festivals and everything in between.

JOB DESCRIPTION

This job offers the chance to join the exciting environment of a tech start-up in New York City.

This position will dedicate their time to increasing brand awareness and building a buzz around our growing company. You will be an ambassador of the active “Rukkus lifestyle,” and a true live entertainment junkie with a grasp on the NYC scene.

Your responsibilities will include organizing and conceiving grassroots marketing campaigns, brainstorming and executing promotional ideas, building relationships with publications and getting people talking about us, and helping to expand our blog and social media following.

If you’d like to be part of an innovative, results-focused company that operates in a fun space then we’d love to hear from you!

QUALIFICATIONS
Experience:

  • 6 months – 2 years experience in the marketing field.

Skills:

  • Strong research skills.
  • Polished writing and editing skills.
  • A genuine passion for creative marketing and technology.

Education:

  • Currently enrolled in a 4-year bachelor’s degree program, preferably majoring in Marketing or Communication.
  • A strong grasp of the aforementioned skills outweigh the educational requirements.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

OTHER DETAILS

  • Hours: 20/week (position is ongoing)
  • Pay: $200/week
  • Location: Remote or in office (222 Broadway, NY NY)

HOW TO APPLY

Magazine Internship Program 2015, ASME–Deadline 12/1/14

Posted on: October 6th, 2014 by ewrobins

The American Society of Magazine Editors sponsors a ten-week internship program for rising college seniors at magazines in New York and Washington.  Visit http://www.magazine.org/asme/internship-program for more information.

Production Internship, LA-ESPN–2015

Posted on: October 3rd, 2014 by ewrobins
*Job Description:
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation. 

ESPN Production Operations is a unit within the Production division of ESPN Content. Our staff comprises Network Control, Content Edit, Studio Operations, Production Control Rooms, Facility Resources and Business Operations. In addition to Operational roles, We also have specialists in Resource Project Coordination, Business Administration and more. Though we staff many traditional roles in the television industry, our work is produced and then converted into many formats for different distribution on platforms such as mobile phones, iPad, Video on Demand, .com and other digital carriers. Production Operations Internship position will be involved in technical operating positions in all phases of television for domestic and/or international production. This role include, but are not limited to: server based non-linear edit, Master Control, videotape and/or media record and play out, studio cameras, video shading and more. 


Responsibilities: 

Operating positions may include all phases of television for domestic and/or international production; 

Roles include but are not limited to: server based non-linear edit, Master Control, media record and play out, studio cameras, video shading and more; 

Candidates must maintain knowledge of television standards and information, operating systems, broadcast equipment, signal flow and distribution and applicable ESPN Standard Operating Procedures; 

Other administrative duties often include daily shift reporting and required participation at periodic staff meetings.
*Qualifications:
Basic qualifications: 
Hands on experience in Final Cut Pro, Avid or other studio or edit systems; 

Campus control room operations and/or previous internship in operations; 

Basic understanding of all TV Production equipment and technology within assigned operating areas, which may include but not be limited to; VTRs, server based recording/playback devices and related software applications, master control switchers and related equipment, production switchers and/or audio boards; 

Solid written communication skills and computer literacy 


Preferred qualifications: 

Strong interest and desire in pursuing a career in an operations role; 

Communications, television production and/or electronic journalism background; 

Ability to read and write in Spanish
*Application Instructions:
Please apply online at www.disneyinterns.com

Production Social Media Internship, ESPN–2015

Posted on: October 3rd, 2014 by ewrobins
*Job Description:
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation. 

ESPN Production Operations is a unit within the Production division of ESPN Content. Our staff comprises Network Control, Content Edit, Studio Operations, Production Control Rooms, Facility Resources and Business Operations. In addition to Operational roles, We also have specialists in Resource Project Coordination, Business Administration and more. Though we staff many traditional roles in the television industry, our work is produced and then converted into many formats for different distribution on platforms such as mobile phones, iPad, Video on Demand, .com and other digital carriers. Production Operations Internship position will be involved in technical operating positions in all phases of television for domestic and/or international production. This role include, but are not limited to: server based non-linear edit, Master Control, videotape and/or media record and play out, studio cameras, video shading and more. 


Responsibilities: 

Operating positions may include all phases of television for domestic and/or international production; 

Roles include but are not limited to: server based non-linear edit, Master Control, media record and play out, studio cameras, video shading and more; 

Candidates must maintain knowledge of television standards and information, operating systems, broadcast equipment, signal flow and distribution and applicable ESPN Standard Operating Procedures; 

Other administrative duties often include daily shift reporting and required participation at periodic staff meetings.
*Qualifications:
Basic qualifications: 
Hands on experience in Final Cut Pro, Avid or other studio or edit systems; 

Campus control room operations and/or previous internship in operations; 

Basic understanding of all TV Production equipment and technology within assigned operating areas, which may include but not be limited to; VTRs, server based recording/playback devices and related software applications, master control switchers and related equipment, production switchers and/or audio boards; 

Solid written communication skills and computer literacy 


Preferred qualifications: 

Strong interest and desire in pursuing a career in an operations role; 

Communications, television production and/or electronic journalism background; 

Ability to read and write in Spanish
*Application Instructions:
Please apply online at www.disneyinterns.com

Bilingual Production Internship, ESPN–Spring 2015

Posted on: October 3rd, 2014 by ewrobins
*Job Description:
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation. 

ESPN Production Operations is a unit within the Production division of ESPN Content. Our staff comprises Network Control, Content Edit, Studio Operations, Production Control Rooms, Facility Resources and Business Operations. In addition to Operational roles, We also have specialists in Resource Project Coordination, Business Administration and more. Though we staff many traditional roles in the television industry, our work is produced and then converted into many formats for different distribution on platforms such as mobile phones, iPad, Video on Demand, .com and other digital carriers. Production Operations Internship position will be involved in technical operating positions in all phases of television for domestic and/or international production. This role include, but are not limited to: server based non-linear edit, Master Control, videotape and/or media record and play out, studio cameras, video shading and more. 


Responsibilities: 

Operating positions may include all phases of television for domestic and/or international production; 

Roles include but are not limited to: server based non-linear edit, Master Control, media record and play out, studio cameras, video shading and more; 

Candidates must maintain knowledge of television standards and information, operating systems, broadcast equipment, signal flow and distribution and applicable ESPN Standard Operating Procedures; 

Other administrative duties often include daily shift reporting and required participation at periodic staff meetings.
*Qualifications:
Basic qualifications: 
Hands on experience in Final Cut Pro, Avid or other studio or edit systems; 

Campus control room operations and/or previous internship in operations; 

Basic understanding of all TV Production equipment and technology within assigned operating areas, which may include but not be limited to; VTRs, server based recording/playback devices and related software applications, master control switchers and related equipment, production switchers and/or audio boards; 

Solid written communication skills and computer literacy 


Preferred qualifications: 

Strong interest and desire in pursuing a career in an operations role; 

Communications, television production and/or electronic journalism background; 

Ability to read and write in Spanish
*Application Instructions:

Please apply online at www.disneyinterns.com

 

 

Journalism Graduate Student Fellowship–Deadline: 1/6/15

Posted on: September 25th, 2014 by ewrobins

FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics), in collaboration with The Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, is now accepting applications for a fellowship that uses the conduct of journalists during the Holocaust and in Nazi Germany as a launching point for an intensive two-week summer program on contemporary journalism ethics. Fellowships include an all-expenses-paid trip from New York to Berlin, Krakow, and Oświęcim (Auschwitz) where students work with leading faculty to explore both journalism history and the ethical issues facing working journalists today. All program costs, including international and European travel, lodging, and food, are covered.

The 2015 FASPE Journalism program will run from May 24 to June 4. To be eligible applicants must either (1) be enrolled in a graduate program or (2) be working journalists who completed their undergraduate degrees between June 2010 and June 2014.

Completed applications must be received by January 6, 2015. All FASPE programs are non-denominational and candidates of all religious, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

To apply or to learn more about FASPE, please visit: www.FASPE.info.

If you have any questions, please contact Thorin R. Tritter, Managing Director of FASPE, at ttritter@FASPE.info.

The Boston Globe 2015 Summer Internships — Deadline: Nov. 1

Posted on: September 16th, 2014 by ewrobins
The Boston Globe runs one of the top programs in the nation, giving 11 interns the opportunity to work as reporters, or as a photographer, designer or copy editor.
The 12-week paid internship places reporter-interns in our Metro, Business, Living/Arts, Health/Science and Sports departments; the photo intern shoots stills and video for all sections, the design intern creates sections fronts and information graphics for print and online, and the copy editing intern works on local and regional, national and foreign and business copy. We provide direction and feedback, as well as a writing coach who is dedicated to the interns. Globe interns produce every day and finely polish their journalism skills over the summer.
The application deadline is Nov. 1.  More information on the program and an application can be accessed from our website: www.bostonglobe.com/newsintern.