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Current Internships

DQ|PR Fall ’21 Public Relations Internship

This is a great opportunity to learn some of the tools in the PR trade.
DQ|PR is looking for a public relations intern for the fall semester.  Clients range from health/wellness, kid games/toys, beauty, and more.  Flexible hours, remote.  1-2 Zoom touch-base calls per week.

    • Learn how to use several platforms widely used in the PR world such as – Cision, Critical Mention, Qwoted, HARO, and more.
    • Crafting several pitches, media alerts, and press releases for a variety of different clients 
    • Researching outlets/contacts to compile into lists for distribution  
  • Learning tips and tricks where to look for client opportunities
  • They will have their own e-mail address connected to my account, so, this person will also be able to form their own relationships with media, which is crucial for future success
Email Ms. Quinn (address below) to set up an interview. She is a 2006 TCNJ grad.
Dana
Dana Quinn 
Public Relations Consultant
P: 609.203.0394

The Journalism Salute Podcast Production Intern Fall ’21

TCNJ alum Mark Simon (’97) is looking for an intern to assist in the production and promotion of his podcast, The Journalism Salute.
The Journalism Salute promotes journalism organizations and people doing good work, shows that the media is not the enemy of the people, and demonstrates the many career opportunities available to journalism students and aspiring journalists.
Mark Simon is a one-person operation for his Journalism Salute Podcast. The intern will be able to work to their strengths and interests. Responsibilities could include but are not limited to working with Mark on
– Helping produce, edit, and publish the episodes
– Assistance in finding and booking guests
– Promoting the podcast through social media and written content
 
There also is the possibility of creating segments to air on the podcast if the intern demonstrates ability in that area.
Experience with audio editing software, graphic design packages (Photoshop, Canva etc), and/or engaging an audience on social media platforms is a plus.
 
For more information send a cover letter and resume or description of experience to Mark at journalismsalute@gmail.com.

Arts and Com Digital

Fall Internship

TCNJ Arts and COM Digital

Calling all storytellers, videographers, editors, audio producers, and graphic designers! TCNJ School of the Arts and Communication is assembling a team of talented student interns, and we invite you to apply for the opportunity! This is a for-credit (non-paid) internship opportunity.

Duties and Expectations

  • Participate as a student representative for recruitment and yield events, including but not limited to Fall and Spring Lions Days, Accepted Students Day, and panel discussions.

  • Serve as an ArtsComm ambassador, giving tours of school facilities to prospective and accepted students.

  • Maintain and update a database of arts, media and music related high schools and contacts for recruitment.

  • Manage social media accounts for the School of the Arts and Communication, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and TikTok by generating content and monitoring department social channels for new content.

  • Design graphics and materials for marketing and outreach efforts.

  • Contribute content, including stories and photos, and assist with the production of the school’s monthly newsletter.

  • Assist with maintaining the school’s website and news archive.

  • Contribute to and provide support for video projects that showcase the School of the Arts and Communication and adhere to TCNJ’s brand standards for the school’s website and ArtsComm DIGITAL.

  • Assist the Communication, Marketing and Outreach Specialist on projects as needed.

 

Apply Today!

If interested, please apply directly to Meaghan Resta at restam@tcnj.edu and include a copy of your résumé and a link to your portfolio and/or relevant work.


Nonprofit Sector News

Nonprofit Sector News seeks Fall 2021 Interns 

Nonprofit Sector News (http://nonprofitsectornews.org), a nonprofit news site, seeks part-time  journalism interns for Fall Semester/Quarter 2021. We produce original journalism (news &  features) on nonprofits of all kinds nationwide, and provide that news (a kind of news service),  free to U.S. news media and the public through a website, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and  Patch.com’s hyperlocal sites nationwide. Emailed newsletters of NSN content, one version for  journalists, one for the public, are planned. (NSN is not a trade publication for nonprofit  employees or boards, unlike Chronicle of Philanthropy, Nonprofit Quarterly, Nonprofit Times, etc.).

Interns are given choices of story ideas and also must propose story ideas. Interns work only  from home and/or their campus, conducting background research/interviews using phones,  email, Zoom/Skype/etc., Internet searches, and website visits. Students are: given introductory  training about covering nonprofits, receive editing/feedback on their writing, ask NSN ques tions as they work, and should suggest news media that their stories be sent to. Interns must  highly motivated, persistent, resourceful, and self-disciplined; ours are not for novices. NSN  fully cooperates with universities that can award academic credit. (We’re a startup nonprofit, so  internships are unpaid, at least for now. Sorry.) Interns also will also be able to use NSN Editor  Dr. Dane S. Claussen as a reference depending on performance.

NSN is especially interested in nonprofits found in almost every U.S. community (Rotary, Good will, animal shelters, chambers of commerce, churches, nonprofit colleges/schools, etc.); non profits affecting every American (ACLU, League of Women Voters, etc.); nonprofits serving mi norities, women, LGBTQ communities, youths, and immigrants; nonprofits of particular interest  to younger Americans; and labor unions.

Print/digital journalism students should send a letter of application, a resume (including at  least three journalism references: professors or editors)—both as email attachments—and scans  of, or links to, your best five stories published/posted in commercial and/or student news  media to NSN. Your application letter must state why you want to intern for NSN and several  story ideas about nonprofits only.

 

Applications will be reviewed starting in late July, but apply  as quickly as possible. Apply to: Dr. Dane S. Claussen, editor@nonprofitsectornews.org. 


Community News Video Reporter

Posted on July 28, 2021

Community News service is looking for short feature or profile videos on Food establishments in Mercer County and slightly beyond. These videos can be shot and edited on a phone. This can be freelance or an internship from Summer to end of Fall semester.

  • The editor is looking for feature stories that highlight the people who make food, telling their stories, and telling the story of their food through that. Interviewing will be a must.
  • These are not restaurant reviews, although the editor will listen to any pitch.
  • Videos should be 2 minutes tops.
  • Restaurants, bakeries, wineries, breweries, farms, apiaries, cheesemakers, markets — anything food and dining related. They are especially interested in stories that highlight different cultures and cuisines.
  • You can pitch ideas to the editor (see below) but there will also be a Google doc with ideas they have.
  • Can do it for internship credit if there were one or two students who really loved this idea. There would be an interview process in that instance.
  • There might be a small freelance budget for this.
  • If a writer could help break through the language barrier — be that language Spanish, Russian, Mandarin, Hindi or anything else — that is of course a great opportunity for us to cover something that we might be missing out on. But as I say, a writer’s passion for and curiosity about a cuisine or a food is what we are really after.

Contact Information

Contact Joe Emanski at jemanski@communitynews.org

She’s The First – Fall 2021

Posted on July 28, 2021

Submit an application for Fall 2021 below!

She’s the First Interns play an integral role as primary aides to our full-time staff, working in the areas of communications, development, and programming.

Here’s What We Offer:

  • Compensation: Interns receive a competitive stipend. We’ll work with your college or university to make sure you receive credit, as applicable.

  • Responsibility: The work you do will matter! You will have your own projects with clear goals, and your work and ideas will have a direct, visible impact.

  • Diversity and Inclusion: They are more than just values at STF. We know the strongest teams are where everyone feels comfortable, safe and encouraged to bring their whole self to work, regardless of their gender, sexuality, religion, or race. Meet our team here. 

  • Perks: The chance to represent She’s the First at exclusive events or conferences; sit in on meetings with our awesome partners, volunteers, and donors; and strengthen your leadership and professional skills through staff-led workshops and networking opportunities.

General Requirements:

  • You’re committed to working part-time (maximum 20 hours/week) during your semester. This is a remote internship! Work hours must be compatible within the hours of 9AM-6PM ET (i.e., West Coast hours could be 8AM-3PM PT or 11AM-6PM ET).

  • You’re a team player: no task is too small for you; no project too big.

  • You show the discipline and drive in a remote work environment across varied time zones. You’re already comfortable with (or can quickly learn) tools like Google Meet and Slack and are diligent about checking in with the team.

  • You focus on goals & tasks at hand but also think ahead to anticipate needs & multitask. You’re not afraid to ask questions.

  • You have a demonstrated interest in girls’ and women’s rights.

Internship Positions Available:

  • Community Engagement Intern: a creative and savvy communicator who isn’t shy about helping every member of the She’s the First community find their place to shine.

  • Advocacy Intern: a diligent researcher who makes keeping up with global issues part of their daily routine and brings the skills to organize communities IRL for a common cause.

  • Video Production Intern: an experienced and creative video editor who can turn around high-quality clips for social media and events. Please review additional requirements here.


Apply Now

https://shesthefirst.org/internships-careers

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