Opportunities 11.28.12

ANNOUNCEMENTS
If you are working a spring 2013 internship, you must register for internship credit MCO 294, JMC 484 or MCO 584 (graduate level) by January 11, 2013. Please click http://cronkite.asu.edu/assets/pdf/internship_app_2012-13.pdf and read pages 3-4 for more information.

INTERNSHIPS

Spring 2013- Digital Media Internship 3TV
azfamily.com is looking for a motivated Internet News intern who has a sound grasp of journalism, sense of urgency for breaking news, and a compliment of web-knowledge with experience posting text, video, and pictures online.

DUTIES:
• Write news reports for the web and other digital media platforms
• Ensure editorial quality and compliance with journalistic standards
• Use technology and innovation to deliver content that is thorough, accurate, relevant, and timely
• Collaborate across multiple teams including reporters, producers, photographers, marketers, technologists, etc.
• Update slideshows and special sections of the website
• Comply with digital publishing standards, including AP Style guidelines, Google News publishing guidelines, etc.
• Other duties as assigned

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS:
Knowledge of digital media concepts including content management systems, mobile publishing, and online community management. Experience in SEO/SEM, interactive marketing, social media, digital journalism, and information architecture. Superior writing and editing skills (optimized AP Style). Individual must be highly motivated, able to multi-task efficiently, handle stressful situations calmly and quickly, a critical thinker and results oriented. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Comfortable using Adobe CS4 (or later) web tools (Photoshop, etc.) and/or similar content creation tools. Solid understanding of photo and video editing concepts and tools. Schedule may include early mornings, nights and weekends.

Please send résumé and salary requirements to: Digital Managing Editor: Belo Media Phoenix; 5555 N. 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013. Email: careers@azfamily.com Fax:
(602) 207-3336. No Phone Calls Please. EOE.
www.azfamily.com
Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC)

It is the policy of this station not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of the person’s age, race, color, creed, religion, genders, handicap, sexual orientation, national origin, and all other covered classes. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.

Spring 2013- Ahwatukee Foothills News
HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID
NEWS/FEATURE INTERNSHIPS
The Ahwatukee Foothills News is looking for successful internship candidates to assist with general assignment news and feature coverage for our newspaper (which prints every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday) and daily website. News and feature interns will be expected to contribute story ideas (breaking news, health, business, arts/entertainment) for local publications, as well as construct news and feature content for our print and web output. Interns will learn the ins-and-outs of community journalism, sit in on planning meetings, as well as interact with virtually every member of our editorial staff. Bring your creative hats, please, as reporters are expected to have a role in all facets of story production – from conception, through visual storytelling, to final production.

ONLINE WEBSITE INTERNSHIPS
The Ahwatukee Foothills News is looking for successful internship candidates to assist with our online/web department by both updating and posting content to our website, as well as providing content through video. With our web product taking off, we’re looking for interns interested in enhancing their portfolios, as well as those interested in creating informative, yet creative, video news-packages for display at http://www.ahwatukee.com. Interns are welcome to contribute story and video ideas and will learn the ins-and-outs of community journalism, sit in on planning meetings, as well as interact with virtually every member of our editorial staff. Bring your creative hats, please.

PHOTO/VIDEO INTERNSHIPS
The Ahwatukee Foothills News is looking for successful internship candidates to assist our photography department with both still photojournalism and video photography and editing for our newspaper (which prints every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday) and daily website. With our web product taking off, we’re looking for interns interested in enhancing their photo portfolios, as well as those interested in creating informative, yet creative, video news-packages for display at www.ahwatukee.com.

CONTACT: Kelly Mixer kmixer@ahwatukee.com
Location: 10631 S. 51st Street, Suite #1

Phoenix Business Journal
CLASS STANDING: Currently Enrolled Jr.+ only with previous internship experience
HOURS: MINIMUM 12 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: PAID ($10/hour)

Because we are a business-to-business publication, business writing experience is a plus. PBJ interns will write for both digital and print products, including special sections and features. Basic journalism know-how is required. Long and short-form writing required, as well as some blogging. A minimum of one online story daily and one print story weekly are minimum requirements. interns must be versed in AP style. Photography, CMS and InDesign skills also are useful skills.

Contact: Adam Kress
akress@bizjournals.com
Location: 101 N. First Avenue, Suite 2300
Phoenix

Spring-2013 Arizona Capitol Times
CLASS STANDING: Jr.+ and completion of JMC 301
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

As a member of the media representing the Arizona Capitol Times, spring interns will have access to the Legislature and other government officials. We want our interns to get the most out of their time here.

Job Duties:
Capitol Times interns write both short- and long-form stories for the weekly newspaper and for the website. Interns will be assigned stories and encouraged to pitch their own story ideas as well. Interns should be comfortable with working with minimal supervision (at times). Experience in using a camera is also appreciated, but not required. Hours are flexible.

Internship Coordinator: Josh Coddington, Special Sections Editor
(602) 889-7141
josh.coddington@azcapitoltimes.com
Location 1835 W. Adams, Phoenix

Spring 2013- Bite Magazine- Photo Intern
PB+J Creative is seeking a photo intern for Bite {the magazine}, a new online magazine covering the food and dining scene in the Valley and Arizona. The prospective intern will work closely with the publisher and photo director. The perspective intern must be able to receive college credit for the internship. The position begins immediately. Internship is unpaid.

Position: Photographer
Area of Focus: Food-focused projects and events
City: Greater Phoenix area
Duration: Per project basis

About Our Company: PB+J Creative is a full-service publishing house that specializes in culinary and lifestyle publications. We are also the publishers of Bite {the magazine}, a new magazine focused on dining in the Valley and Arizona.

Company: PB+J Creative LLC / Bite {the magazine}
Contact Address: PB+J Creative, 2040 S. Alma School Road, Suite 1, PMB 312, Chandler, AZ 85286
Contact Email: michelle@pb-jcreative.com

Contact Name: Michelle Jacoby, publisher
How to Apply: To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to michelle@pb-jcreative.com and include “Internship” in the subject line.

Job Requirements: The ideal candidate is organized, diligent and has excellent communication and time management skills. The candidate also has an interest in food photography and magazine publishing. The intern will be photographing a variety of food events in a photojournalistic style and will learn the skills of photo editing. The intern will also assist with photo shoots in order to observe and gain hands-on experience in a professional photographic environment. Previous magazine internship experience is a plus.

Spring 2013- AZ Big Media
HOURS: MINIMUM 12 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID
AZ BIG MEDIA/ARIZONA BUSINESS MAGAZINE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM Description Successful candidates will be working on our numerous publications, including Arizona Business Magazine, AZRE: Commercial Real Estate Magazine, Scottsdale Living, Experience AZ, Ranking Arizona, AZTech Magazine, and Play Ball. Interns will have the opportunity to write bylined articles for publication, assist editors on projects, fact check, perform data entry, proof read, and work with the art department on photo shoots. Candidates also will write Web-exclusive articles and rewrite press releases for AZ Big Media’s online platforms. Interns will learn about the overall workings of a publishing company under the tutelage of editors, administrators and art directors. They will receive regular feedback on their performance and writing skills. Interns may also be asked to help work at several off-site, after-hour events. This includes at least one weekend event. Internship hours and days will be tailored to successful candidates’ schedules. The positions are unpaid.

CONTACT: Peter Madrid peter.madrid@azbigmedia.com
Location: 3101 N. Central Ave. #1070, Phoenix

Spring 2013- Jewish News
CLASS STANDING: JR+ Only
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

Jewish News is seeking an intern to write news and feature articles and to assist members of the editorial team. We are looking for somebody who works well independently, is familiar with AP style and produces well-written, accurate stories and photos to accompany these stories.

Supervisor: Leisah Woldoff leisah_woldoff@jewishaz.com
LOCATION: 1625 E. Northern Ave. – Suite 106

Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station/APS
CLASS STANDING: Currently Enrolled Jr.+ only
HOURS: MINIMUM 20 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: PAID ($13.50-$15.75/hr.)

Acquires broad experience in practicing and learning business, communications or information systems fundamentals in real work settings. Learns to solve routine problems of limited scope and complexity while following established policies and procedures. Applies academic training and knowledge acquired to actual work responsibilities as determined by scope of project and associated tasks.

Summary: Enrolled in an accredited college or university in Communications or similar degree program. Must show ongoing achievement in areas of study and training specific to functional area; have intermediate level proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher). Photography, desk-top publishing, Web development and video production experience is preferred. Must have beginning to intermediate proficiency level working knowledge of Access applications; college math and algebra skills; and written/oral communication and interpersonal skills. Prefer academic standing of at least Junior level and a minimum 3.0 GPA. May need to travel. A valid driver’s license may be required for specific assignments.

Major Accountabilities: 1) Research and writing for various on-line employee communication products, video scripts, news releases, brochures and position papers. 2) Desk-top publishing and Web-based editing of internal and external communication products. 3) Photography to support written products (both print and electronic). 4) Coordination and support of employee special events, both onsite and offsite. 5) Coordinates efforts with other communication disciplines, and/or departments in achieving project goals and task assignments. 6) Performs administrative and technical tasks as required. 7) Performs other related duties as required.

Contact: Mark Fallon
Mark.Fallon@aps.com

Location: Physical location of the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station is approximately 50 miles west of downtown Phoenix. 5801 S. Wintersburg Road Tonopah, AZ 85354-7529

Spring 2013 – Marketing and Public Relations Intern
Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL)

Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL) and the Virginia G. Piper sports & Fitness Center for Persons with Disabilities (SpoFit) is currently looking for a marketing and public relations intern. Duties include identifying and developing editorial stories about people and events related to the disability community, and participating in marketing campaigns for events that both ABIL and SpoFit create, sponsor and promote.

Tasks include writing, editing, gathering clips, online research, event planning, as well as related assignments that could include photography, videography, commercial art and post-production of media.Interns will have numerous opportunities to publish their work on Facebook, web sites, and local and national media outlets. Applicant should meet the following requirements:
·Have completed at least one semester of journalism courses, or have comparable work experience
·Be available to work 8+ hours per week
·Have a reliable mode of transportation
·An interest in working with people with disabilities

Required Skills:
•Effective written communication skills
•Ability to work independently or with a team
•Proficient in Microsoft Word, Word Press and Adobe’s Creative Suite. ABIL uses PCs; however, an intern may use his/her MAC laptop in many instances.

This is an unpaid internship. If you are interested, please contact Loren at lorenw@abil.org.
Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL) and the Virginia G. Piper sports & Fitness Center for Persons with Disabilities (SpoFit) is currently looking for a marketing and public relations intern. Duties include identifying and developing editorial stories about people and events related to the disability community, and participating in marketing campaigns for events that both ABIL and SpoFit create, sponsor and promote.

Tasks include writing, editing, gathering clips, online research, event planning, as well as related assignments that could include photography, videography, commercial art and post-production of media.Interns will have numerous opportunities to publish their work on Facebook, web sites, and local and national media outlets. Applicant should meet the following requirements:
·Have completed at least one semester of journalism courses, or have comparable work experience
·Be available to work 8+ hours per week
·Have a reliable mode of transportation
·An interest in working with people with disabilities

Required Skills:
•Effective written communication skills
•Ability to work independently or with a team
•Proficient in Microsoft Word, Word Press and Adobe’s Creative Suite. ABIL uses PCs; however, an intern may use his/her MAC laptop in many instances.

This is an unpaid internship. If you are interested, please contact Loren at lorenw@abil.org. and the Virginia G. Piper sports & Fitness Center for Persons with Disabilities (SpoFit) is currently looking for a marketing and public relations intern. Duties include identifying and developing editorial stories about people and events related to the disability community, and participating in marketing campaigns for events that both ABIL and SpoFit create, sponsor and promote.

Tasks include writing, editing, gathering clips, online research, event planning, as well as related assignments that could include photography, videography, commercial art and post-production of media.Interns will have numerous opportunities to publish their work on Facebook, web sites, and local and national media outlets. Applicant should meet the following requirements:
·Have completed at least one semester of journalism courses, or have comparable work experience
·Be available to work 8+ hours per week
·Have a reliable mode of transportation
·An interest in working with people with disabilities

Required Skills:
•Effective written communication skills
•Ability to work independently or with a team
•Proficient in Microsoft Word, Word Press and Adobe’s Creative Suite. ABIL uses PCs; however, an intern may use his/her MAC laptop in many instances.

This is an unpaid internship. If you are interested, please contact Loren at lorenw@abil.org.

Summer 2013 Writing Internships- Major Publications
Most of the major publications that offer summer internships have deadlines in the fall. If you’re interested in writing, publications, online internships, please click the links to see what the internship is about, where it’s located, how to apply and the rate of pay.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer
http://www.plaindealer.com/employment/how_apply.php
Deadline to apply: Received by 11-30-12

USA Today
http://www.usatoday.com/marketing/interns.htm?LOC=vanity
Received by 12-1-12

The Minneapolis Star Tribune
http://www.startribunecompany.com/158
Deadline to apply: Postmarked by 12-1-12

The Houston Chronicle
http://tiny.cc/kr0vw
Deadline to apply: Received by 12-1-12

The Philadelphia Inquirer
http://tinyurl.com/l82k8u
Deadline to apply: Recived by 12-1-12

The Los Angeles Times
http://tiny.cc/kr0vw
Deadline to apply: Received by 1-1-13

The Christian Science Monitor
http://www.csmonitor.com/About/Careers
Deadline to apply: Received by 1-1-13

Conde Nast
http://www.condenast.com/careers
Deadline to apply: Received by 2-1-13

The Associated Press
http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH09/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=AP&cws=1
Deadline to apply: 3-1-13

Hearst Magazines
Cosmopolitan
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13
Esquire
http://tiny.cc/405llw

Food Network Magazine
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Harper’s Bazaar
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Marie Claire
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Redbook
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Seventeen
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Town and Country
http://tiny.cc/405llw
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Urbanite Magazine, Baltimore
http://www.urbanitebaltimore.com/baltimore/AboutUs05_Intern/Page
Deadline to apply: Received by 4-1-13

Summer Broadcast Internship in Illinois- Paid
WEIU-TV, on the campus of Eastern Illinois University, offers a paid summer internship program with real broadcast experience on a national award-winning newscast. Through this program, students will work full-time to prepare, create and deliver the news on an award-winning newscast in the 82nd television market.

The internship is paid and provides: free apartment housing, three blocks from the station, weekly cash stipend, a two-week intensive training session in May, experience working in an all-Avid news environment, opportunities to work on-air through August, training alongside a veteran news director, with nearly 20 years experience in broadcast news, a great professional development opportunity and an
incredible chance to build your resume portfolio.

Positions available in the internship program include: news anchor, weather anchor, sports anchor, reporter, writer, producer, videographer, editor, assignment editor.

How to apply: If you’re interested in WEIU-TV’s paid summer internship
program, visit www.weiu.net/index.php/summer-internship. You can learn what the position qualifications are, fill out an application and take a peek at past summer programs.

For additional information, contact
Kelly Runyon,
WEIU News Director
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
217-581-7356 or
toll-free 877-727-9348

University licensee WEIU is a PBS member station that has been on air
since 1985. It serves a 16-county region in east-central Illinois –
broadcasting a digital signal on more than 55 cable systems. WEIU’s
staff of experienced professionals have strong interpersonal skills, a
deep commitment to excellence and a passion for learning. They are
deeply committed to the paraprofessional preparation of students seeking
degrees leading to careers in broadcasting.

Summer 2013-Full-time Paid Broadcast Photojournalism Internship
KCRG-TV9 the #1 rated station in Cedar Rapids, Iowa market (ABC affiliate/DMA 90) is accepting applications for our full-time summer broadcast photojournalist internship. Looking for a creative student or recent graduate who is looking for an opportunity to grow themselves professionally and improve their reel. This is a paid internship with provided Panasonic HD P2 camera, sticks, lights, laptop with Grass Valley EDIUS and an iPhone. We have two Sr. Photojournalists and six staff broadcast shooters to provide training and feedback on a consistent bases.

This individual will quickly become part of the day to day operation shooting and editing VOSOT’s and PAK’s. Send a cover letter and link to your reel demonstrating your broadcast photojournalism capabilities to kcrghr@kcrg.com by December 15, 2012. Also, include resume and references.

Requirements include current enrolment or recent graduate of a two or four-year degree program or equivalent, ability to carry equipment (up to 50 lbs.), valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and be company insurable. Prefer broadcast major, proficient in non-linear editing and with digital video camera experience.

Summer 2013- Military Videography Internship in Washington State
The Leader Development and Assessment Course Public Affairs Office is looking for photojournalists and videographers for summer 2013 internships.As an intern you will be part of a staff composed of college students from across the country as they document activities and spotlight people at the course on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Instead of spending the summer shooting parades and mug shots, become a vital part of the LDAC operation. Your work will be displayed in a variety of formats, including print and online. This internship is ideal for those looking for drama and action shots and footage to add to their portfolio. It also provides an opportunity to work with both print and digital media formats that typify the convergence of modern journalism.At the end of the internship, photographers and videographers should have a diverse set of images and footage to enhance their portfolios.

About the internship
This internship provides:
• Free housing at a local hotel and approximately $425 per week pay (tax-free) while on the job.
• Internships run from June 13 to Aug. 5, 2013
• An opportunity to become a vital part of a professional news site and produce a wide variety of clips.

To apply
E-mail cover letter, resume and clips to:
steve.arel@usacc.army.mil
Steve Arel, public affairs specialist
22 Rhineland St.
Fort Knox, KY 40121

Deadline for submissions is Feb. 8, 2013.
To learn more about the Leader Development and Assessment Course, go to www.warriorforge.wordpress.com.

Summer 2013- Military Writing or PR Internship in Washington State
The Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) Public Affairs Office is looking for reporters, public relations specialists and social media techs for summer 2013 internships. As an intern reporter you will be part of a staff composed of college writers from across the country as they document the stories found at the course on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Instead of spending your summer writing obits and covering county fairs, become a vital part of the LDAC operation, from developing story and photo ideas to writing pieces for the daily website and meeting online deadlines that simulate what you will experience in your journalism career. Writers will gain valuable hands-on experience finding and writing stories, working with visual journalists on multimedia projects and fostering relationships with sources. At the end of the internship, reporters should have a diverse set of clips that mirror their talents and will further their journalism careers.

Social media techs will play key roles in helping us foster an online dialogue with following the course. They also will handle duties for streaming video online of various activities taking place at the LDAC.

To apply
E-mail cover letter, resume and clips to:
steve.arel@usacc.army.mil
Steve Arel, public affairs specialist
22 Rhineland St.
Fort Knox, KY 40121

Deadline for submissions is Feb. 8, 2013.
To learn more about the Leader Development and Assessment Course, go to www.warriorforge.wordpress.com.

Summer 2013- California Watch
California Watch typically offers unpaid reporting, multimedia and copy editing internships in the fall and spring semesters to local college students working for class credit. From time to time, we will offer more specialized internships in our newsroom. In the summer we offer a limited number of paid internships with a salary of approximately $500 per week.

Because we have a very limited number of internship slots available, our selection process is extremely competitive. Candidates are urged to submit a cover letter, three to five work samples and a resume, along with at least three professional references.

Internships typically last 10-12 weeks but can be extended.

SUMMER DEADLINE: Feb. 1, 2013
Please send your resume and work samples to Denise Zapata
dzapata@californiawatch.org

SCHOLARSHIPS & FELLOWSHIPS

Cronkite Scholarships
Applications for Cronkite School scholarships for the 2013-14 school year should be online starting December 15. The deadline to apply for Cronkite School scholarships is January 31. Please click the link for more information. http://cronkite.asu.edu/undergrad/schol_faq.php

AP-Google Scholarship
The AP-Google Journalism and Technology Scholarship Program fosters new journalism skills in undergraduate and graduate students developing projects at the intersection of journalism and technology.

Our goal: To shine a light on the hidden treasures in schools across the country — the digital-minded journalists who will be the future of our industry.
The program is targeted to individual students creating innovative projects that further the ideals of digital journalism. A key goal is to promote geographic, gender and ethnic diversity, with an emphasis on rural and urban areas.

Have you created original journalistic content with computer science elements? Are you thinking up new ways to tell a story with technology? Are you a “techie” who knows how to construct a journalistic story through multimedia? We’re looking for students pursuing studies at the crossroads of journalism, computer sciences and new media. If you’re on the cutting edge of digital media beyond the classroom, this scholarship is for you!

Students from diverse backgrounds, as well as those attending rural-area institutions, are strongly encouraged to apply. A selected number of scholarships will be based on financial need.

AWARD
Six students will receive scholarship awards of $20,000 each for the 2013-14 academic year. Half of the award will be granted in the first semester. The remainder will be awarded in the second semester upon proof of project proposal update and maintenance of a 3.0 GPA. Awards will be made payable to the post-secondary institution.

Scholarship winners also will receive a one-year ONA membership and recognition at ONA’s annual conference.

DEADLINE
The deadline for the 2013-14 academic year is Feb. 8, 2013. Apply here http://journalists.org/next-gen/ap-google-scholarship/apply/

CONTACT
For more information about the AP-Google Journalism and Technology, contact Scholarship Manager Irving Washington iwashington@journalists.org

PART-TIME JOBS or VOLUNTEER WORK

The Patriot 1360 AM Seeks a PT Board Operator
Salem Communications in Phoenix is seeking a qualified Part Time Weekend Board Operator to perform duties related to running the audio board and automation systems for talk shows and other station programming for our two radio stations, 960 The Patriot and KPXQ AM-1360..

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Candidate must have a working knowledge of audio automation systems, phone screener software, audio boards, audio recording equipment, ISDN, and TELCO systems and remote transmitter monitoring equipment. Enco automation experience is helpful.

Candidate must be flexible, organized, and a team-minded individual with good organizational skills. Be able to work with minimal supervision. Good interpersonal skills are a must with the ability to adapt to a changing and challenging environment. Candidate must also be reliable, prompt, have good computer skills, and a minimum of 1 year on-air radio experience.

If you possess these skills please submit your resume to: Chris Llewellyn – Director of Operations and Programming – Cllewellyn@salemphx.com or fax: 602-955-7860.

Salem Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

KTAR Radio in Phoenix
Part-time Technical Director

20 hours/week. Details and application instructions at http://ktar.com/63/1535695/Careers

KTAR Radio in Phoenix
Part-time Web Content Editor

20 hours/week. Details and application instructions at http://ktar.com/63/1535695/Careers

KTAR Radio in Phoenix
Part-time Reporter

20 hours/week. Details and application instructions at http://ktar.com/63/1535695/Careers

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