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Nine Mile Run Watershed Assoc. Internship

Communications Intern Summer 2017

Public Relations Intern — Paid!

The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University is inviting applications for a paid position for a summer Public Relations intern to work alongside the directors of Media Relations in executing publicity strategies and external/internal communications on behalf of the school and its constituencies. This is an excellent learning opportunity for someone seeking a future career in corporate communications, publicity or media, or public relations.

Deadline for applications is 4:00 p.m. Monday April 5, 2017.

The responsibilities of this position will include:

Media identificationresearch on specific journalists, media outlets, social media and issues. This responsibility will also include use of targeting software to build/update media lists and to develop tailored pitches and pitching profiles.

Writingdrafting web stories, news releases, media advisories, message points, pitches, social media messages, internal communiques and correspondence. Knowledge and competency in AP style required.

Working with faculty and students to write about events, research and more.

News tracking activitiesmonitoring, research and preparation of analytics on news coverage of the school, school community and specific topics. This will also include identifying and working with news clips and online resources.

Event coverage – attending presentations, lectures, competitions or special events to write or post to social media.

Outreach activities – attending meetings with stakeholders and journalists and assisting with the execution of PR programs and events, which may require a myriad of tasks such as working a registration table or running errands.

Internal activities – assist website, internal outlets, social media and collateral to support strategic priorities.

General duties to support the school and communications team.

Qualifications required:

Currently enrolled in college and studying communications, journalism or public relations.

Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Multimedia skills preferred; proficient in the use of social media and MS Office applications.

Positive attitude and ability to work well with others and as a member of a team.

Term: 11 weeks, beginning June 5, 2017 and ending August 21, 2017 (some flexibility)

Locations: Primarily at 6 PPG Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. An indeterminate amount of time will be spent weekly on the CMU campus: 5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

Hours: Standard hours for this position are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. However, the PR intern may be required to assist with events that require work during the evening and on weekends.

To Apply: Please send an electronic resume and cover letter to Mara Falk: marafalk@cmu.edu. Please include 3-5 writing samples (story, news release, etc.) and feel free to add a maximum of three video, photography and social media samples.

ZeusWolf

Internship opportunity for Summer 2017

ZeusWolf is an insightful, cool site that is emerging into a household Hip Hop name. We’re a publication that offers interviews, op-ed pieces, articles, new music, concerts, original content, and more. We’ve worked with well-known artists, have had viral Facebook success, and continue to grow daily.

They would love to offer credit to students for writing submissions. This would be a great opportunity for journalism/communication students to get real world experience at a growing publication, and to receive a level of autonomy unobtainable by bigger websites.

Please contact:
Zach Hurwitz
CEO/Founder ZeusWolf
(908) 229-0180
www.ZeusWolf.com
https://www.facebook.com/ZeusWolfTunes
Instagram/Twitter: @_ZeusWolf

Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondents Association — Paid Summer Internship

The Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondents’ Association offers a summer internship program at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa.

The 10-week program for two interns consists of rotations at the following publications: The Allentown Morning Call, Capitolwire.com, LNP Media Group, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Pennlive/Patriot-News.

Interns will assist reporters covering the state budget and report on committee hearings and other political and policy stories in a fast-paced news environment. Interns are expected to pitch their own ideas as well as take assignments on a variety of subjects. Depending on assignment, interns may be required to shoot videos and photos with their phones or other equipment. We are seeking candidates who can produce their own stories, whether writing quickly for the web on a breaking news event or turning around longer enterprise pieces.

Applicants should be college juniors or seniors or graduate students.

Start dates are flexible, but interns are expected to complete the full 10-week program, working five days a week except for July 4. Occasional evening or weekend work may be necessary.

Pay is $500 per week. Interns are expected to provide their own laptops and cell phones. (A small stipend will be provided to offset phone costs.)

Preference is given to students who plan to pursue a career in journalism covering politics and government, though former interns have gone on to cover a wide array of beats at news organizations around the country.

The deadline to apply for the 2017 summer internship is Feb. 15.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and six-to-eight published clips to internship coordinator Karen Langley @ klangley@post-gazette.com.

http://www.palegislativecorrespondents.org/internship/

Cognitive Behavior Institute Internship

Internship with the Cognitive Behavior Institute

DATE:   05/01/2016

LOCATION:   Cranberry Twp., PA

SUPERVISOR: Dr. Kevin Caridad

COMPENSATION: UNPAID

ORGANIZATION INFO:

The Cognitive Behavior Institute is a mental health outpatient clinic based in Cranberry Twp. Pennsylvania. (About 25 minutes north from University of Pittsburgh). We provide Cognitive Behavior Therapy to a diverse population of clients from the area who present with a wide-variety of DSM-V recognized psychopathologies. Our business is growing, and as an intern at CBI you will be given an eclectic array of opportunities to broaden your skills and discover new talents in business and media. Looking for an intern who is not afraid to be creative and innovative.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • BRANDING & MARKETING
    • Design and manage social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
    • Manage/Post blogs
  • PUBLIC RELATIONS
    • Organize public events
  • AUDIO/VISUAL TECH
    • Create and manage video series of CBI related topics
    • Manage and promote media-related networks (YouTube, etc.)

EXPECTATIONS:

  • Self-directed and Motivated
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office
  • Good Communication and Writing Skills
  • Takes Ownership of Projects
  • Working with a Team

Contact Via phone or email for further information

 

Kevin Caridad LCSW, PhD

ACT Diplomate

 

NASW SouthWest Division Chair

 

University of Pittsburgh Adjunct Faculty

Graduate School of Social Work

 

Cognitive Behavior Institute

National Social Anxiety Center Clinic

 

125 Emeryville drive

Suite 230

Cranberry Twp PA 16066

 

O 724 609 5002

F  724 299 8964

M 724 814 9708

 

PaPsychotherapy.org

Nationalsacenter.com

 

Visit Pittsburgh Sports Marketing — Paid!

2016 Summer Sports Development Department Internship

Description:

VisitPITTSBURGH is the official tourism promotion agency for Allegheny County. The 501(c)(6) non-profit, membership organization is dedicated to generating convention, trade show and leisure travel business for the Pittsburgh region. The Sports Marketing Intern assists SportsPITTSBURGH, the sports marketing division of VisitPITTSBURGH, and reports to the Sports Marketing Manager.

The Sports Marketing Intern provides experience with public relations, communications and event marketing.

Hours /Compensation: 35 hours/5 days, per week, preferred; $20 daily stipend

2016 Work Schedule: May 9 – September 2 (there is some flexibility with dates)

Responsibilities:
Public Relations/Communications

  • Develop and implement public relations plan for 2016 summer events
  • Activate and monitor social media plan for SportsPITTSBURGH
  • Update website content including calendar of events
  • Develop content for digital newsletter and blog

Event Marketing

  • Assist with client event planning and follow-up
  • Provide on-site assistance, as needed, at hosted events
  • Manage event specific projects, as assigned
  • Propose specific activities to engage client base

Requirements/ Skills:

  • Ability to develop creative social media and public relations campaigns
  • Detail oriented, organized, a self-starter and able to adhere to deadlines
  • Advanced communication and writing skills
  • Working knowledge of digital marketing and social media best practices
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office
  • Ability to navigate social media aggregators
  • College upperclassman or graduate student is preferred

How to Apply: E-mail a cover letter of interest, resume and one writing sample to miranda.peto@visitpittsburgh.com, before the March 18, 2016 deadline. No phone calls, please.

VisitPITTSBURGH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

National Aviary Marketing Internship

The National Aviary is looking for a Junior or Senior Communication major to serve as a marketing and communication intern. This unpaid internship would give you the opportunity to work in a variety of offices at the National Aviary, including event planning, marketing, customer/guest services, and communications.

The National Aviary takes interns in the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters.

For more information, please see http://www.aviary.org/Internships?utm_source=hootsuite