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Publications/Public Relations Intern (for credit or tuition remission)
Pitt’s Global Studies Center (GSC) seeks an intern (graduate or undergraduate), for the fall semester (fall 2017), who will help with the various publicity, 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 events, all with an international and educational focus. As the GSC intern, the student will also attend innovative events to gather content and interview people for articles, which will be featured in GSC publications.
The internship position will require excellent written and oral communication skills, with an emphasis on writing in a consistent voice and tone reflective of GSC’s mission, to better promote and bring awareness to our multi-faceted goals. Interns will also be required to have knowledge of creating online content for social media and websites, along with an understanding of how to write public relations copy for a variety of audiences and purposes and to design eye catching and innovative fliers. Ideally, the GSC intern will also have a working knowledge of Adobe InDesign and SEO (search engine optimization), though these skills are not required. The internship will require 10-15 hours per week and students can earn 3 credits if they take the corresponding internship course or they can receive tuition remission.
Students are requested to go to http://www.ucis.pitt.edu/global/content/global-studies-student-ambassador-fellowship-and-gsc-internships to submit an application. (Please note the deadline has been postponed) and they should send links of their work or copies of flier created to Elaine Linn at email@example.com
Earn four credits and work at a political office as an intern!
Are you interested in politics? Students from any major can apply for the University of Pittsburgh Institute of Politics Seminar, where students work in a political office (local, state, or federal) for 9 hours a week and attend a once a week seminar.
The Arts & Sciences Advising Center is looking for Peer Advisors! For the Spring Semester, the deadline to apply is November 7. Applications are available in 201 Thackeray, or can be downloaded at the links below! 2014 Peer Advisor Flyer 2 (1)
The Academic Support Services for Student-Athletes is in need of communications tutors for both fall and spring terms. More specifically, they are looking for junior or senior communication majors or even graduate students, who have taken Mass Comm Process, Rhetorical Process, and/or Communication Process and could tutor students in these subjects for a few hours a week. Qualified tutors must have passed these designated classes with a ‘B’ or better and/or have significant content knowledge.
– Undergraduates earn $8/hour
– Masters Graduates earn $9/hour
– PhD Graduates earn $10/hour
– Flexible hours
– Excellent addition to your resume
If you are interested in applying for a tutoring position, please stop by their office at 3073 Petersen Event Center to pick up an application, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A television production company, based in Philadelphia, is looking for several Spring interns to work on the Great American Country network (GAC). The network will begin filming Season 2 of the program Farm Kings, during the end of January or in early February. This unique program is about a family of 9 brothers and their 1 sister working together on the family farm, in Butler, PA, while working day-in and day-out in order to have a successful harvest.
The interns would be earning college credit as they work on the television program, in Butler, throughout this spring semester. They would be assisting the production of Farm Kings and complete many duties that would help move along the process of filming the program.
For more information, please contact:
Center City Film & Video/Stage 3 Productions
1503 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Looking for a Summer 2013 internship and are interested in video? You’re in luck! The Marketing and Communications office of the University of Pittsburgh Division of Student Affairs is looking for video interns who will receive academic credit during the Summer 2013 semester.
Responsibilities of the video intern include:
- Operating camera, sound, and lighting equipment to film various campus functions
- Conducting on-camera interviews
- Writing video script
- Oversee video projects from pre to post production
- Use video editing software to finalize products
An ideal candidate for the video internship position will have proven video production and editing skills with experience in Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, or related software. Familiarity with Canon lenses and DSLRs, and Panasonic HVX, is preferred.
Candidates should be creative and able thrive in a fast-paced environment, work well individually and as a team member, have excellent attention to detail, handle constructive criticism, and able to meet deadlines.
The internship offers flexible hours on the weekends, evenings, as well as office hours.