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CMU International Film Festival Internship

The Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival is going on its 13th season. Each year, our interns help put on the only international film festival in Pittsburgh, featuring two weeks of global, socially conscious films. The festival also includes Q&As and workshops with featured directors. To learn more about our festival, please visit our website here.

We offer a variety of internships that will help students build valuable & relevant skills. Whether working on programming, marketing, development, or event coordination, each intern gets the opportunity for hands on involvement at a festival & arts nonprofit. A full list and descriptions of our internship positions can be found here.

Interested students can email their resumes (and any requested portfolio samples) to the festival’s director, Jolanta Lion at jola@andrew.cmu.edu. If students have any questions, they can email Jolanta or myself (d.obermaier@pitt.edu). Thank you!

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Orange Astronaut Creative Media Internship

Orange Astronaut is currently accepting internship applications for this Fall (only a few spots left) and Spring. Our interns have the opportunity to play an active role in almost all elements of our agency, and be hands-on working with a wide spectrum of clients from around the country.
Our application is designed to play to the strength of our applicants, so we only take students we truly feel we can provide a worthwhile experience. Instead of paying our interns, we hold creative competitions for them throughout the semester. This gives them the opportunity to continue honing their craft, while competing for top prizes such as gift cards, subscriptions, gear, and more.
All interns can apply on our website, and email internships@orangeastronaut.com with any questions they may have.

Founded in Spring 2018, Orange Astronaut is a Creative Agency based in Downtown Pittsburgh that provides strategic media solutions and specializes in Video Production, Web Design, and overall Brand Development. In addition to producing original content, our client base includes those working in the following industries: entertainment, technology, finance, politics, recreation, hospitality, and social impact.

Pitt Athletics Media Relations Internship

Pitt’s Athletics Department is hiring media relations interns! They hire new interns every term, so please apply if you are interested. Intern requirements:

Have a general sports knowledge

·         Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher

·         Photoshop and InDesign are desired, but not required

·         Ability to work 15-20 hours in the office, in addition to week-end sporting events

Please apply to

Celeste Welsh

Media Relations Coordinator

Petersen Events Center|3719 Terrace Street

Room #2087| Pittsburgh, PA  15261

cwelsh@athletics.pitt.edu

office: (412) 648-8240

Green Dot PR Internship — Paid!

Green Dot Public Relations is looking for an intern, and the position is paid!

Green Dot Public Relations
Internship Overview
Needs:
 Take local Pittsburgh photos for use on client social media accounts
 Host in-store giveaways and surprise & delight Twitter contests
 Social media drafting and management
 Client research projects
 Development of Media Lists
 Draft Press Releases and Media Alerts
 Brainstorm and assist in generating ideas for client pitching, contests and
events
 Assist before and during client events when available
Qualifications:
 Must be reliable
 Must be able to brainstorm and create new/relevant/exciting ideas for
clients
 Must have good communication skills to interact with customers
 Must have the ability to work on tight deadlines
 Must be able to work autonomously
Details:
 Weekly phone meetings
 Bi-weekly in-person meetings
 Attend client meetings as available

To apply, please contact Darice Nagy at:
814-771-0923
darice@greendotpr.com

http://www.greendotpr.com/

Pitt News Needs Summer Staff!

Hello Pitt students!

The Pitt News is taking applications for writers, photographers, illustrators and copy editors for its weekly summer editions.

 

Nine summer editions will be published every Wednesday, excluding the week of July 4. Summer production begins the third week of May and continues regularly throughout June and July, with one additional edition at the end of August. New hires are welcome to continue working at TPN when daily production start up again for the 2018 fall term.

The Pitt News has a reputation of excellence with employers. Many of our staff have gone on to successful careers in journalism, communication and marketing as well as careers in other fields where their work at our publication and the skills they gained through it was a bright spot on their resume.

Prior experience in journalism is not necessary. New hires will receive training as well as opportunities to strengthen their skills as a writer, artist and/or photographer.

Photographers are paid by the picture, illustrators by the drawing, copy editors by the hour and writers by the character.

Staff members are expected to communicate well and handle flexible hours. Pittsburgh-based staff members are needed, although writers, copy editors and illustrators may also work from outside of the city.

If you are interested in working with us, please fill out an application at https://pittnews.com/application/ and indicate in the questions/comments section that you would like to begin work in the summer. Questions can be sent to news@pittnews.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Congressional Leadership Fund Internship

The Congressional Leadership Fund is an organization based out of D.C. dedicated to supporting Republican candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives is looking for interns in the area. This internship is open to local students interested in politics. We are very excited to rollout this program and provide young adults a chance to get involved in the extraordinary political processes of our country.

With so many topics headlining today’s political conversation, it’s critical for young adults to have their voices heard.  This is one of the main goals of our internship program and past interns have found the program to be particularly helpful in enhancing their resumes for graduate school and job applications.  This internship could also be valuable in fulfilling a community service or internship requirement for students.

If you have any questions, please contact Will Betts at WBetts@theclf.org or 412-613-8118 or see the website at http://www.congressionalleadershipfund.org/internships/

Pitt School of Pharmacy Internship

The University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy’s Community Leadership & Innovation in Practice (CLIP) Center isseeking an engaged communications intern (graduate or undergraduate), for the 2018 summer term. The intern will help with the various marketing, publications, and social/digital media produced by the Center. The intern will have the opportunity to create social media posts, write and edit public relations copy, and produce digital and hard-copy publicity materials for a variety of projects. The intern will interact with various members from our team of faculty,
residents, fellows, students, and partners in a collaborative learning environment. The internship will be required to work 15-16 hours per week and students can earn 3 credits if they take corresponding internship courses. Work schedule is flexible to meet the needs of the intern. Shared workspace is available with School of Pharmacy Faculty
and Staff.

Who We Are:
An engaged team of faculty, residents, fellows, students, and partners dedicated to advancing the way pharmacy is practiced in our communities, regionally, nationally and across the globe. We believe every person should have access to pharmacist-provided care in their communities. We are committed to ensuring the best practice tools,
education, and policies are widely accessible to make a difference in the way people achieve better health.

CLIP Center Mission
Advancing pharmacy practice and the health of people in our communities through discovery, innovation, training, implementation, and collaboration with our partners and patients.

CLIP Center Vision
To be a dynamic center known for leading and creating community-based pharmacist innovations, pioneering novel approaches to education, developing collaborative research, and implementing sustainable pharmacist-provided care.

Requirements:
 Excellent oral and written communications skills
 Ability to write in a voice and tone that is reflective of the CLIP Center mission and vision
 Strong skills with developing online content for social media and websites
 Comfort with working in a collaborative team-based environment of various faculty, staff, and learners
 The internship will require 15-16 hours per week and students can earn 3 credits if they take the corresponding internship course.
Preferred Skills:
 Interest in having exposure to health care related communications projects
Students may submit CV/resume and 1-3 pieces of their best work to Joni Carroll (CLIP Center Pharmacist Senior Program Manager) via email at Joni.Carroll@pitt.edu for internship consideration.