Opportunities 8.20.16


Student Clubs and Organizations Night
Monday August 22
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
First Amendment Forum

An exciting night to meet student club leaders and to find out how you can get involved with the many clubs and organizations at the Cronkite School.

New Student Meet & Greet
this event is a meet and greet for change of major students and school transfer students. RSVP for the event by August 23.

Thursday August 25
2nd Floor Gallery
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Fall 2016 Internship Credit
Are you working an internship this semester and want to receive credit for it? If so, make sure you let us know about it. The deadline to register your internship without having to do extra paperwork is Wednesday August 24.

There are two types of internship credit: MCO 294 (one credit) and JMC 484 (three credits and required for graduation). There are prerequisite classes that need to be completed for both types of credit. Please contact cronkitecareerservices@asu.edu to see if your internship meets the requirements.

Internship Application
Each semester, we invite employers to campus to interview students for internships. There is a day for broadcast internships, a day for PR/Social Media internships and a day for writing/publications/photography/digital internships. This semester, those interview days will be scheduled in October and November- dates/times TBA. So if you’re interested in interviewing for local spring 2017 internships, you will need to complete an online application by deadline.

The application deadlines are:
Broadcast and PR/Social Media: Monday September 12 11:59 p.m. (AZ time)
Publications/Writing/Digital/Photography: Monday September 26 11:59 p.m. (AZ Time):

Resume Writing Sessions
If you want to make your resume relevant and professional looking, join us for resume writing sessions on the following days:

Friday September 9
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cronkite 314

Friday September 30
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cronkite 314

RSVP for any session by September 7. Once you are RSVP, please add it to your planner.

Bring a copy of your resume and be prepared to share it on screen for some feedback. We’re all learning together.


Fall 2016- Arizona Capitol Times
CLASS STANDING: Second semester freshman through grad student
The intern’s top priority will be to write in-depth feature stories about state government for our Focus sections. And the intern will work with legislative reporter Hank Stephenson to gain insight into the workings of state government and to write breaking news stories about action at the Legislature. The goal is to provide a top level experience that will help students pursue challenging careers in journalism.

Tom Spratt
Location 1835 W. Adams, Phoenix

Fall 2016- Green Living Magazine
CLASS STANDING: Second semester freshman- grad student

Green Living magazine, Arizona’s only premiere eco-conscious lifestyle magazine, is looking for energetic writing and research interns. This is a great opportunity to get published and break into the green media market! This position is an unpaid internship but can count towards school credit.

The Job:
• Work directly with the Associate Editor and writers
• Gather content for beats in the magazine
• Write feature articles to be published in the magazine and online
• Write blogs and blurbs for social media and online
• Research future content
• Build library of content on all topics relating to green
• Attend and help work booths at various events to promote the magazine and its message

• Writing and editing skills
• Research-oriented
• Must have laptop and smartphone

Contact: Amanda Harvey
Location: 7575 E. Redfield Rd. suite 219, Scottsdale

Fall 2016- Campus Logic Editorial Assistant- PAID ($15/hour)
Reporting to our Director of Content (a word ninja who can be swayed with cupcakes), our Editorial Assistant will drive marketing success by supporting the management of crucial content systems and strategies at CampusLogic. We’re fast-paced (understatement) and passionate about how awesome financial aid can be. Seriously passionate: our hashtag is #WeMakeFinAidAwesome. If you’re highly creative, an excellent writer, and a process-driven thinker who can organize, prioritize, and write from a variety of perspectives, we want to hear from you.

Maintain editorial calendar and communicate efforts to company
Assist with writing projects: blogs, email nurtures, integrated campaigns, event correspondence, customer success newsletter, social copy, collateral
Track channel analytics and report on performance, suggesting improvements
Draft WordPress blog posts, landing pages, and lead gen toolkits

Exceptional writing and editing skills, as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice of our business’ various types of content
Outstanding organizational skills to work both independently and as a team player, managing projects with many moving parts
Excellent attention to detail both for line editing copy and consistency in style and tone across content, with an eye for channel-specific needs
Experience managing an editorial calendar for a media publication or marketing team an asset

What we offer:

Part time (20-30 hours) throughout the year
Competitive pay ($15/hour)
Dart games & really, really mini golf (you’re working around the ping pong table for the par 3)
Unlimited snacks and energy drinks….it get’s pretty intense

Interested? Complete an application

Fall 2016- Radio Morning Show Internship with Johnjay and Rich – PAID
The Greatest Internship You’ll Ever Have. And it’s PAID!

This could be the opportunity that launches you into the next phase of your life. 2 former interns are now full-time employees on our show. Numerous former interns have moved on to full-time positions within our company. Will you be next?

Let’s find out. Do you enjoy getting up in the morning when most of your friends are coming home from the bar? Would you mind sharing your life on our show, both ON-AIR and off?

Then you possibly could be exactly who we’re looking for to join our family and to be a part of the magic that happens behind-the-scenes with Johnjay and Rich.We’re looking for self-starters, go-getters, people who live and breathe pop culture, and who can take instruction along with constructive criticism. Excellent computer, internet, and social media skills are highly preferred. Candidates with audio, video and production skills are strongly urged to apply. Please submit your application for this position through the iHeartMedia career today!

Fall 2016- Phoenix Coyotes Community Relations Internship- Howler’s Kids Club
The Arizona Coyotes are looking for hard-working, creative-minded interns to help grow Howler’s Kids Club as an integral connection between the team and its youth fan base. Interns will be responsible for membership recruitment, database maintenance, and engagement with in-game and external event attendees. Interns will also be involved in the development, planning, and execution of Kids Club activities.

Tasks and Responsibilities:
Game Night:
 Arrive early to home games for debriefing of that night’s duties.
 Prepare materials and set up Kid’s Club concourse area prior to doors opening.
 Communicate Kids Club benefits and details to patrons and fulfill new memberships on
 Responsible for tracking and maintaining all funds collected for memberships.
 Update current and prospective new members on upcoming Kids Club activities
 Assist with Howler Pawtograph sessions as scheduled and act as supplemental support to
Mascot as needed.
 Clean up and properly store footprint materials and kit contents.
 Other duties as assigned.

Beyond Game Nights:
 Database maintenance including, but not limited to:
o Inputting new member information.
o Proactively scheduling email blasts for events.
 Development of content for marketing, social media, and promotional activities.
 Assembly, organization, and distribution of Kids Club membership kits.
 Assistance with Kids Club Events on Non-Game Day (i.e. – Putt Putt with Howler, Holiday
Skate with Howler, etc.).
 Other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Job Qualifications:
 Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and utilizing critical thinking skills.
 Ability to collaborate on assigned tasks and work well with others.
 Maintain high standards of customer service and always interact with fans in a polite
 Treat all Arizona Coyotes and Gila River Arena staff with mutual respect and
 Must be available to work at least 75% of Coyotes home games at Gila River Arena.
 Must have flexible hours including late nights, weekends, holidays, and school breaks.
 Must be dependable and possess a positive attitude.
 Must have a reliable source of transportation and communication.
Moderate knowledge of sports, specifically ice hockey.
 Ability to lift up to 25 pounds.

Education and Formal Training:
 Be enrolled at a qualified educational institution of higher learning.
 Must be a High School Graduate.

 Previous internship or job with a professional sports organization and/or in a sports related field is a plus.
 Previous job experience with an emphasis on customer service is a plus. Material and

Equipment Used:
 Apple and PC products including, but not limited to, iPad and Laptop

Please send any questions to: kidsclub@arizonacoyotes.com

To apply, please visit: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=100867


Fall 2016- Dignity Health Communications Internship

Dignity Health, a growing national company with local facilities such as 121-year-old St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center and the renowned Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, seeks an intern for the fall semester of 2016. The internship is about eight hours a week with flexible shifts and a mid-September start date. Interns will receive writing, events and communications experience in a stable, high-paying industry. The internship is close to the Cronkite campus and has very convenient access to the light rail. If interested, please contact Michelle Beaver at  or (602) 406-6293.


Fall 2016- MarketingWorx- PAID
If you are a great writer and like variety, we want to hear from you. Marketingworx, a PR and marketing consulting firm located in Phoenix is seeking a superstar intern for fall 2016. You will be working with us developing strategic blog posts, creating content for social media, writing press releases and media alerts, as well as general day-to-day tasks. Journalism, Public Relations, or Business Communication majors preferred.

Applicant should meet the following requirements:
•At least one previous internship with a PR agency or news/lifestyle publication
•At least a Junior and preferably a Senior in college
•Working knowledge of AP Style writing
•Available to work three days or 15 -20 hours per week

Required Skills:
•Excellent written communication skills
•Ability to work on multiple projects
•Comfort and ability to work independently or with a team
•Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and other appropriate software programs
•Good natured, team player that is willing to jump in and get the job done

This is a paid internship. If you are interested, please email Juliet Straker with your cover letter and resume.

Fall 2016- Scott’s Marketplace PR/Social Media Internship- PAID
The internship program at Scott’s Marketplace is designed to provide professional
marketing experience in a professional setting that enhances America’s local business communities.

The PR/Social Media Intern would be responsible for, but not limited to: • Assisting with tracking campaign traffic
• Developing media lists for proactive PR campaigns
• Monitoring daily news for breaking stories and trends
• Assisting with development of on-brand content for social media channels including but not limited to Pinterest, Twitter, etc.
• Creating landing pages that relate to seasonal media pitches
• Assisting with execution of events and partnerships (physical and digital)
• Researching potential partnership & event opportunities
• Assisting with outreach to local organizations, partners and Scott’s Marketplace sellers
• Researching & strategizing relevant national holidays for Scott’s Marketplace campaigns (i.e. National Emoji Day)

20 hours/week; Paid (DOE)

Contact: Cassidy Bible

Fall 2016- High Sports TV Production Internship AZ Preps 365.com
CLASS STANDING: Second semester freshman- graduate student
TYPE: UNPAID (Must register for course credit)

Will assist in production of live high school sporting events/games. Working in all phases of “live” Webcasts. Additionally, will assist in production of weekly radio shows.

Must have reliable transportation.

Contact: Kevin Ray
Location: 7007 N. 18th Street, Phoenix

Fall 2016- Editorial Intern Midnight Publishing
Midnight Publishing specializes in book editing, ghost writing, and publishing consultation. Our dedication to the art of writing and foothold in the changing publishing landscape is a direct reflection of the Walter Cronkite School, as our founder/CEO is an alum. We are seeking an editorial intern, with strong proofreading, editing, and blog writing skills (knowledge of Chicago editing style preferred); and a social media/marketing intern to help increase our brand presence over social media, brainstorm marketing ideas, etc. Please check out the company and brand at www.midnightpublishingllc.com before applying.

Contact: Lauren Wise

Fall 2016 or Spring 2017 – St. Vincent de Paul PR Internship- PAID
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is seeking a Public Relations Intern to assist in elevating and enhancing the nonprofit’s public image through public relations, storytelling and marketing. St. Vincent de Paul works with some of the most vulnerable in our community – working-poor families and homeless individuals. Working with them to tell their stories takes someone with sensitivity, but also recognition of the significance and privilege of being able to be their voices.

The Public Relations Intern will assist in developing content for the organization’s marketing channels, which include social media, web and print publications, emails, and event/branding collateral. The intern will learn and gain hands-on experience with media relations, developing compelling content and measuring results.

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is an international non-profit organization dedicated to serving the poor and providing others with the opportunity to serve. The organization has been assisting central and northern Arizona families since 1946. Programs include services for the homeless, medical and dental care for the working poor, charity dining rooms, thrift stores, a transitional housing shelter and general assistance for individuals in need. http://www.stvincentdepaul.net

Hours: 10 – 15 hours per week, $10 per hour

Class Standing: Junior or Senior

•Assist with marketing materials, press releases and media relations.
•Coordinate social media presence.
•Write, take photos and develop content for SVdP e-newsletter, blog and print newsletter with statewide circulation of 75,000
•Track and measure results of PR efforts.
•Occasional assistance on events and fundraisers.

Interested students should complete an application

Fall 2016- Writer/Reporter WorldatWork in Scottsdale (Paid $15/hour)
WorldatWork is seeking a paid fall 2016 intern to work with the News, Publications and Communications team in our Scottsdale, Ariz., office. In this role, the team intern will research and analyze information related to the human resources/total rewards profession to write news, updates and feature stories for both online and print. He/she also will develop social media messaging tied to content for delivery in all major social platforms.

The ideal candidate can break complex subject matter down and write audience-appropriate content. He/she will manage and build relationships with both internal and external subject matter experts, public relations professionals and marketing experts to gain access to key sources. The candidate will seek out and investigate stories via sources, press releases and other media.

Qualified candidates are current upper-division students or recent graduates of an accredited Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program. Journalism majors are preferred. Candidates should have superior writing and project management skills, be able to work well under pressure while maintaining professionalism, and be able to meet deadlines.

Qualified individuals should submit a resume (including salary history/requirements and a letter of interest) via the online process at www.worldatwork.org or by clicking on the link below. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability employer. Drug testing and background check are required. WorldatWork is a participant of E-Verify. No agencies please. Apply today.

Fall 2016- PR Internship at Levitate PR in Gilbert (Paid $8.05/hour)
Internship duties vary according to internship type but will include the following:

-Draft press releases and marketing materials
-Generate media lists
-Create and implement social media campaigns
-Assist in event planning, logistics and vendor/sponsor outreach -Attend client meetings
-Maintain and organize files and calendars
-Perform other duties as assigned

Contact: Tiffany Schulz

Fall 2016- PR and Communications Internship IDEA Museum in Mesa- PAID
Working under the direction of the Director of Marketing & Public Relations:
• Research and develop press releases and other promotions materials to promote upcoming
exhibitions and special events.
• Interview members/volunteers/community leaders and write stories for publication that showcase
the value of the i.d.e.a. Museum’s programs and exhibitions on individuals, families and
• Create dynamic social media content, curate content applicable to the museum’s audience and
monitor social media conversations, including reviews/engagement.
• Compile content for use in email communications.
• Compile reports to track public engagement via social media and email communications.
• Take and edit photographs and/or video for use on social media, museum website and marketing
• May include other duties, such as researching promotional materials, compiling advertising rate
sheets/editorial plans and entering customer data, as assigned.

Qualifications: Must be a junior or senior undergraduate student studying public relations and/or marketing. Must have a passion for writing engaging multimedia stories and creating engaging social media content. Interest in museums is helpful.

Should have a strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, as well as social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube. Knowledge of video editing, Constant Contact, Adobe Photoshop and/or Adobe InDesign are pluses but not required.
Special Requirements: Because of the confidential and sensitive nature of information handled, successful completion of a background investigation is required as is a signed non-disclosure agreement (NDA). Work can be both on and offsite.

Time Commitment: Varies depending on educational requirements, but no less than 120 per semester (averaging 10 hours per week).

Stipend: $500 upon successful completion.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume and three writing samples to yvette.armendariz@mesaaz.gov. Applications for the internships are due Aug. 22, 2016.

Fall 2016- Video Production Internship- Mayo Clinic – PAID
Video Post-Production Internships are available for undergraduate and graduate students. These basic requirements must be met for eligibility:

-Undergraduate students must have completed their junior year in a film, mass media or electronic media degree program.
-Graduate students who have completed their B.A., B.S. or B.F.A. degree and are in at least their second year of a master’s program in film, mass media or electronic media are eligible to apply.
-Recent graduates from a relevant bachelor’s or master’s degree program may be considered.
Competition for this internship is intense. An individual’s qualifications and Mayo Clinic’s needs and funding determine whether an applicant will be offered a position.

Application process
Visit our Internships and Summer Opportunities Web page for available internship positions. If this internship is not available, you may click “Email jobs to me.” You will then be notified via email when future internship positions become available.

Your online application must include these materials, which you may attach when applying:

A demonstration reel of work you have developed (online or DVD format)
A one-page personal statement describing your career objectives and listing any experiences you have had that you feel would be helpful in considering your application
A letter of reference from your faculty adviser
Transcripts from all colleges attended (photocopies are acceptable)
It is your responsibility to ensure that all application materials are completed and received by Mayo Clinic on or before the deadline. The selection committee will not review incomplete applications.

Read the application instructions

For more information, contact:

Jessica J. Larson
Human Resources
Mayo Clinic

Summer 2017- Dow Jones News Fund Internships- PAID
DJNF provides paid summer internships in data journalism, digital media, business reporting and interactive news editing for juniors, seniors and graduate students. The deadline for summer 2017 internships is Nov. 1; application will be available this fall.


Pulliam Fellowship- Summer 2017- Apply Today
Join us for the summer of 2017. The Indianapolis Star and The Arizona Republic, Gannett Co. newspapers, are seeking college students and new graduates with a talent for reporting, news design and graphics, or photojournalism for an exciting and demanding journalism fellowship program.

Why should I apply for this journalism program?

You’ll be a member of our newsroom, work hard and gain valuable journalism experience. You get paid, too. Our Pulliam Fellows earn $650/week for the 10-week program. You’ll also get to participate in writing workshops and learn over lunch from some of the best minds in journalism.

Am I qualified for this journalism program?

College juniors, seniors and graduate students enrolled in a journalism or related degree program as of Nov. 1, 2016, are eligible. Previous newspaper journalism internships and/or experience as a journalist on a college newspaper are preferred. You need to be committed to a career in news journalism. You must have reliable transportation and arrange for your own housing. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity among its journalism fellows.

What’s the deadline for this journalism application?

All application materials must be postmarked by Nov. 1, 2016. (We may accept some journalism candidates after the deadline.)

When should I be there?

June 5, 2017 – Aug. 11, 2017

How do I apply?

Download the journalism application and send it anytime between now and Nov. 1, 2016.
Russell B. Pulliam
Pulliam Fellowship Director
The Indianapolis Star
130 S. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46225

Send your completed journalism application materials to the above address. These materials comprise the following:

1. A completed application form. Download the form here .

2. Samples of your best published writings, at least half of which were written under deadline.

3. A transcript of your college credits (or have your school send it).

4. A recent photograph of yourself.

5. Three letters of recommendation from people who know the most about you and your work, such as editors, supervisors, teachers and colleagues.

Please e-mail Russ Pulliam in Indianapolis at russell.pulliam@indystar.com or call (317) 444-6001, or Stuart Warner in Phoenix at stuart.warner@arizonarepublic.com or call (602) 444-8640 if you have any questions or would like more information.

Cronkite-Zocalo Fellowship in Santa Monica- Paid
The Cronkite School is accepting applications for student fellowships in sustainability journalism with Zócalo Public Square at ASU’s new Santa Monica., Calif., bureau.

The fellowship will be offered in the spring 2017 semester with students working out of the new Cronkite School bureau in Santa Monica. Fellows will work up to 40 hours a week for $10 an hour, producing content for the Zócalo website and its media partners, and assisting with Zocalo’s public events. Students also may apply to receive Cronkite internship credit for the fellowship. Students will be responsible for arranging their own housing. The Cronkite School will cover the cost of travel to and from Santa Monica.

Zócalo Public Square, a project of the Center for Social Cohesion at Arizona State University, is a not-for-profit Ideas Exchange that seeks to engage a new, young and diverse generation in the public square through a blend of live events and humanities journalism. It partners with educational, cultural and philanthropic institutions to present free, non-partisan public events and conferences in cities across the U.S. and beyond and to publish original daily journalism that is distributed to more than 100 media outlets nationwide.

Fellows may be graduate or undergraduate Cronkite students with an interest in sustainability, energy, the environment and related fields. Duties include generating story ideas, identifying and working with Zocalo contributors (who include journalists, scholars and non-writers), writing and editing articles for the website, working with media syndicate partners, building audiences for journalism and events through social and other media, and assisting with the planning and execution of public discussions and lectures on current affairs topics. Fellows will work with a small staff of writers and editors who produce new content daily for the website and its media partners and who solicit contributions from diverse people whose voices would otherwise go unheard. Strong editing skills are a must as are curiosity and energy. The successful applicant will be able to generate story ideas off the news that provide a different perspective on current topics and write and edit for voice. Some evening work is required. Fellows may have the opportunity to travel to Zócalo events in California and around the country. A car is not required but is suggested.

To apply for spring 2017, send a resume and a statement of interest to: Cronkite Director of Career Services Mike Wong at mike.wong@asu.edu. by October 1.


Public Insight Network (PIN) Bureau ($12/hour)
ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication successfully raised more than $50,000 through a high-profile crowdfunding campaign this year. We are now looking for a journalism student with a strong reporting and marketing background to create a comprehensive report explaining the lessons learned through the crowdfunding project. The report will include insights about the relative efficacy of various promotional tactics, especially as relates to involvement from several market segments. The report will include data on web traffic, donations and social media advertising, as well as comparable data from similar campaigns. By the end of the semester, the Cronkite School Crowdfunding Reporter/Digital Marketing Specialist must offer a report documenting findings, recommendations and implications for future campaigns. The Cronkite School Crowdfunding Reporter/Digital Marketing Specialist will also be responsible for creating other marketing materials and a campaign to promote the report and its findings to relevant audiences. In addition, the specialist may conduct independent research to guide future crowdfunding efforts at the Cronkite School.

Read the full job description

Job 25202BR
Closes: August 26

Central Sound- Videographer/Recording Assistant ($9-$10.50/hour DOE)
Central Sound at Arizona PBS is seeking a (student) Videographer / Recording Assistant to assist with production of on­location and studio recording of interviews, classical, jazz or similar genres of acoustic music performances throughout Arizona.
Central Sound is dedicated to capturing classical and acoustic music performances of the highest caliber for broadcast on KBAQ­FM and beyond. In collaboration with Arizona PBS, the studios provide an array of audio and new media­related services. As a premier provider of audio and media services, we are committed to serving as a central hub for notable musical events in the community, bringing concerts of internationally acclaimed artists, performances by leading ASU faculty and the next generation of young musicians to thousands of listeners.

Schedule: up to 10 hours per week, to include some evenings and weekends. Driving to and from recording locations is required, therefore a valid AZ driver’s license is also required.

JOB #25202BR
Closes September 8, 2016

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Student Crowdfunding Account Manager-Video Specialist
•16 – 25 hours/week that you choose around your class schedule
•Business casual attire, office setting
•Start at $9/hour
•On Tempe campus near lightrail; parking validation provided for students based on Downtown, Poly, or West
•Essential skills: familiar with Adobe Creative Cloud software, video filming and editing, interviewing, storytelling

Read the full job description

Want to have your voice (or pen, rather) heard across the Internet? As a Content Curator, you will work as part of the SEED SPOT team to develop thought-provoking blogs and e-Books about empowering entrepreneurs, developing small businesses, and implementing deeply-rooted social change. You will contribute to trending dialogues about social entrepreneurship, hone your writing and editing skills, and strengthen the SEED SPOT brand.

This position requires a passion for research, writing, editing, and creative thought. A familiarity with WordPress and blogging best practices is a huge plus. You will leave the internship with a diverse portfolio of work, experience in a fast-paced environment, and familiarity in how to generate brand-building content.

Contact: C’pher Gresham


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