Internships

KNPB unpaid internship

Posted on December 10, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

UNPAID INTERNSHIP AD: Journalism students at the Reynolds School are invited to apply for internships with public television station KNPB, located on the UNR campus. Internships may qualify for TV Production and Applied Journalism credits. Intern responsibilities may include research for interviews, shooting and editing video and creating graphics. Apply to KNPB Vice President of [...]

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Let Life In Part Time Publicity position

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

We are now hiring a PUBLIC RELATIONS MEDIA EXPERT on a part-time basis to work with the executive producer of an independent production company on their current slate of projects. Candidate should have prior entertainment industry experience with a list of contacts and established media relationships. We are in need of a driven, motivated, self-starter [...]

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City of Reno Part Time Communications Position

Posted on December 9, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Job Description: The 17.5-hour-a-week part-time position is in the City of Reno’s Office of Communications and Community Engagement (OCCE). The Public Relations Coordinator will primarily edit and write press releases. Other duties will be to produce content for other OCCE products, including e-newsletters, blogs, the Reno.gov website, social media, and talking points for the Reno [...]

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Marketing/Public Relations Student worker University of Nevada School of Medicine

Posted on November 13, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

The University of Nevada School of Medicine has a student worker position open. The Division of Health Sciences/School of Medicine Marketing & Communications Office serves all entities within the Division, with particular emphasis on the School of Medicine. As a student worker in this office, you will be responsible for administrative duties in support of [...]

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KOLO 8 Entry Level News production position

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

KOLO 8 has entry level position open in our newsroom. To apply click here.

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Pro Racing Group casting call

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Pro Racing Group is currently seeking a second season host of the Mazda Road to Indy TV series, which is a web based TV series for the Mazda Road to Indy.  We are reaching out to 18-25 year olds for this position . Pro Racing Group is a Sports Marketing agency that produces projects and [...]

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Noble Studios Hiring

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Open positions at Noble Studios. To learn more and apply check this site.

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Reno Gazette Journal post 10 openings

Posted on October 30, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Burning Man reporter: Apply for Burning Man reporter Data reporter: Apply for data reporter Education reporter: Apply for education reporter Producer: Apply for producer position Wolf Pack sports: Apply for sports writer Engagement editor: Apply for Engagement editor position Community content editor: Apply for community content editor role Storytelling coach: Apply for Storytelling coach Photographers [...]

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BrightZone social media paid positions

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

BrightZone, a Business Strategy and Internet Social Media Consulting Company in Reno Nevada. Our website is www.BrightZoneus.com we are currently seeking part time creative writers to write and edit copy and articles for us to support our client’s websites and internet social media marketing programs.  This could be an opportunity for students who have the [...]

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Public Relations Specialist Washoe County School District job opening

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

  Washoe County School District in Reno, Nevada, is seeking an experienced Public Relations professional to help secure a sustainable funding source for the District’s Capital Projects. Strong Marketing and PR background required, experience working with government agencies and large-scale infrastructure projects is recommended.  The position is a new role within the District’s Communications and [...]

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Website Designer and Analyst-Auto Dealership

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Role and Responsibilities Contribute to the success of our dealership by working with store leadership to continuously optimize our internet presence: Regularly analyze and report on website metrics for our existing website provider Design and program landing pages on our existing site (leveraging website provider where appropriate) Recommend and make changes to enhance our existing [...]

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Publicist Position-Eldorado Resort Casino

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

A great opportunity as the publicist for one of downtown Reno’s most awarding winning hotel casinos.  Handles day-to-day public relations and media relations and publicizes the properties’ amenities, events, entertainment, restaurants and casinos.  Ideal candidate is a flexible, outgoing, self motivated and highly organized individual who can work well in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. Publicist’s [...]

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Boston Globe Summer Intern

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Newsroom Summer Internship 2015 SUMMER INTERN PROGRAM The Boston Globe summer intern program began more than 50 years ago as an opportunity for college students interested in journalism to gain practical experience on a major newspaper. The largest group of interns works in Metro on general assignment. Other intern reporters are assigned to Sports, Living/Arts, [...]

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Nonprofit Marketing Opportunity-Junior League

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-Develop a social media strategy for the organization that supports membership recruitment, brings awareness to community about Junior League projects and serves as an advocacy tool for the League
-Grow the organization’s publicity profile and ensure consistent news communications are produced annually
-Increase the organization’s community profile by helping to build strategies for outreach and relationship building

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Newsletter Content creater-QM resorts [Portfolio Work only]

Posted on September 12, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

We have a very challenging position for a Journalist/Newsletter Intern at QM Resorts. The candidate must be very creative, work independently and show strong initiative. The candidate would be creating the Quarterly Newsletter for QM Resorts and would learn about the time-share industry from the best! Please call me at 775-325-3834 for any questions or [...]

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Public Relations for a local non-profit [Portfolio Work]

Posted on August 28, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Plan and direct public relations designed to create and maintain a favorable public image for the non-profit.

-Implement social media strategies.
-Conduct extensive media outreach.
-Grow online supporter base and traffic.
-Create company literature and other forms of communication.
-Create marketing and promotional materials, both print and electronic.
-Design and launch email marketing campaigns.
-Recommend, implement and maintain site design and operation.
-Develop marketing communications campaigns.
-Research media coverage and industry trends.
-Develop fresh story ideas.
-Edit and revise content as necessary.

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Recruitment Specialist Job-Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Posted on August 21, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Bigs   Position Title: Department: Status: Compensation: Position Summary: Volunteer Recruitment Specialist Marketing Full-time, non-exempt $12 – $15 per hour, DOE This position is responsible for building relationships with organizations within the agency’s service area to recruit volunteer mentors. Big Brothers Big Sisters is in the business of improving our community through one-to-one mentoring relationships. [...]

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The Firm Public Relations-Las Vegas internship

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Las Vegas Internship-The firm PR Our agency focus is travel and tourism, healthcare, retail and luxury.  Our interns enjoy one-on-one media training, learn to write news releases, track clips and participate fully in the day-to-day workings of a busy PR agency.  Also, as we have a shiny new Keurig, our interns almost never fetch coffee. [...]

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KNPB internship: Assistant Producer

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Journalism students at the Reynolds School are invited to apply for paid internships in the KNPB/Reynolds School Young Producers program. Reno’s public television station, KNPB, is looking for enthusiastic and talented students to work as assistant producers for its two public affairs broadcasting series: the quarterly “Open Lines” and the weekly show “A Conversation…” You [...]

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Marketing Intern-RSCVA

Posted on August 20, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

RSCVA’s Marketing Internship provides you with the unique opportunity to obtain hands-on experience in a dynamic marketing office centered on the continuance of enhancing Reno Tahoe USA’s reputation as a premier, year-round destination for leisure and group/convention travelers. The intern will assist in diverse marketing efforts, including special events, website management, social media engagement, public relations, corporate branding, community involvement and research.
Responsibilities may include:
• Write and post blogs on the website
• Develop a variety of marketing campaigns
• Research, evaluate and contribute to social media marketing presence
• Update VisitRenoTahoe.com events calendar listings of upcoming events in Reno Tahoe
• Manage Reno Tahoe USA Trip Advisor account, which includes responding to the questions on the travel forum
• Ensure information on VisitRenoTahoe.com is current
• Assist with the organization of the photo library
• Fulfill requests for photos and information
• Assist with Reno Tahoe USA special events information booths at Reno Tahoe events
• Update and edit print pieces used at trade shows and meetings
• Assist in writing e-newsletters
• Help with general office tasks

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Washington Media Institute Internships

Posted on August 19, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

The WMI program is similar to a study abroad experience, in the nation’s capital! Students live in dorm housing, in downtown Washington, DC, and attend lectures and seminars twice a week, while participating in a professional internship 4 days a week. Participants earn 12 credit hours in the fall and spring semesters which can be [...]

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Editorial Assistant Magazine Internship Edible Reno Tahoe

Posted on August 5, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

• Managing the majority of social media on Facebook, Twitter, and sometimes Instagram.
• Creating a monthly e-newsletter, featuring events and local foodie news
• Compiling a monthly event calendar, to be featured on the website
• Compiling a print calendar for each issue, which includes several months of events (currently, we publish five issues a year)
• Possible blog posts on certain events/festivals/happenings

Areas of responsibility:
• Adherence to deadlines with calendars
• Proper time management concerning regular posting on social media platforms

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Social Media Coordinator -[Portfolio Work]

Posted on August 4, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Set up, manage, and maintain social media sites. (Facebook and Twitter)

Safe Talk For Teens is a tax exempt nonprofit organization. We are an Early Intervention & Prevention Resource Program for teens with “unmet” needs in Washoe County.

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Digital Marketing [Work Experience]

Posted on July 23, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Develop a digital marketing campaign, including training videos, videos that can be used by advisers, plus follow up email marketing.
Familiar with Mailchimp, Silverpop, or other email marketing tools a plus.
Familiar with Camtasia, Movie Maker, Final Cut, or other video editing tools a plus.
Primary market: Xero and Intuit users.
This is a global marketing campaign.

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Think Kindness Intern Program

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Think Kindness is a local nonprofit organization that inspires measurable random acts of Kindness in schools and communities around the country. We are looking to bring on a small team of interns who have a passion to enhance their skills and education in a way that creates substantial change around the world. During your internship you will work on local, national, and global projects that will impact thousands of people within a short period of time and you’ll be involved every step of the way!

What we do:
Each year we conduct a national school tour where we visit 60+ schools across the United States. Each school is challenged to ‘Change The World in 15 Days’. School versus school, they compete to see whom can be claimed as the Kindest school in the country! In addition, we also conduct a global act of Kindness where we deliver shoes, school supplies, and health supplies to rural orphanages.

Internship Positions:

Video Production:
We are seeking an individual that has a core understanding of video production, programs (adobe premiere), and how to use a DSLR. You will be responsible for help producing a monthly ‘Kindness News’ Youtube Show that will be promoted online. During this internship, you will sit alongside our executive team to create scripts, shot lists, b-roll, editing, and online promotion.

In addition, you will assist in editing dozens of video blogs that will be sent to schools across the country.

Event Production & Promotion
During this internship you will assist Think Kindness in scheduling school campaigns across the country, shoe drives, and a documentary premiere. You’ll be apart of each campaign from concept to execution. This will include email campaigns, phone pitching, issuing press releases, logistics, and marketing.

WHAT YOU MUST POSSESS:
1) A Fun attitude that’s willing to be pushed outside your comfort zone.
2) Ability to adapt and multi-task
3) Moderate knowledge of Word, Excel, Gmail, Google Docs
4) Production Internship: Premiere / Photoshop
5) Comfortable on the phone
6) Ability to draft professional emails
7) Desire to learn wordpress, write blogs, and social media campaigns.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US:
1) You’ll have fun.
2) You’ll learn a TON! We are a small non-profit and you’ll be involved in nearly every facet of our organization.
3) We will push you outside of your comfort zone.
4) You will receive amazing reference letter(s) from our board of directors upon completing a successful internship.
5) You will see the direct impact of your work.

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Capital Public Radio Internship-Sacramento

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Capital Public Radio Capital Public Radio seeks bright, dynamic and motivated interns who want to gain hands-on, resume-building experience in a newsroom. Interns provide production support for Insight our public affairs interview program heard Monday through Friday at 10:00 a.m. on Capital Public Radio’s News and Information stations. FUNCTION: To assist with the daily production of [...]

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Strategic Communications/PR -NV Women’s Fund Internship

Posted on June 30, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

For 32 years the Nevada Women’s Fund has championed the needs of women and children, helping them to reach their full potential. The mission of the Nevada Women’s Fund is to inspire achievement in women and families of Northern Nevada. The mission is carried out through educational initiatives and community grant making. As we work to identify the issues that affect Nevada’s women and families and facilitate solutions, we recognize and celebrate the outstanding achievements of women in our communities and provide them with the resources they need to become our leaders.

Our ideal candidate is detail oriented, organized, timely, responsible and able to work well on a small team producing large-scale events with the ability to independently manage projects.

Required Qualifications: Strong writing skills, proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Knowledge of Microsoft Publisher. Ability to work 10 -15 hours per week.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with event planning and social media marketing. Junior standing at UNR.

Duties:

• Working with staff on fundraisers and special events
• Administrative duties and support of Development Director and President/CEO
• Managing general correspondence with an understanding of the Fund’s mission
• Writing and developing content for our e-newsletter and print newsletter
• Content and posting on Facebook, other social media, and work on website rebuild
• Other duties as assigned

Benefits:

• Opportunity to meet community professionals and build network
• Chance to develop social media marketing skills
• Understand professional skills in a non-profit, cause-oriented setting
• Opportunity to build your portfolio and strengthen your resume
• Gain an understanding of special events
• Chance to gain new perspectives and make a positive difference in the community

The Nevada Women’s Fund will be flexible with scheduling for this part time position. We are looking for an intern that can commit 3-6 months. Qualified applicants are encouraged to send a detailed Resume and Cover Letter to info@nevadawomensfund.org.

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Marketing Assistant-Gyford Productions

Posted on June 19, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

This position contributes to Gyford Productions success by supporting the strategic marketing plan based on key needs and delivering results.

Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
• Work in accordance with established company policies, procedures and guidelines.
• Contribute to the full scope of trade shows:
• Coordination/pre-show planning.
• Travel, set-up and tear down of exhibit (approximately 8 weeks per year).
• Work booth while collecting market data.
• Contribute marketing content such as website copy, blog posts, press releases, advertising and other marketing collateral.
• Assist with social media content:
• Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, etc.
• Assist with media planning and scheduling.
• Client communication via online forums.
• Maintain regular and consistent attendance and punctuality.
• Perform scheduled sanitation tasks to comply with quality, health and safety procedures and standards.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

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Marketing/Social media/Research

Posted on June 4, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Changing Strides is a company with great growth potential. Our team is passionate about helping people. Our business is in the emerging field of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Learning. We use horses in therapy sessions as well as personal growth workshops.

We are looking for an intern who has a passion for writing, blogging and has experience drafting press releases, and pitching media. The work environment is fun, friendly and flexible. Located in Truckee but work can be done remotely. We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and creative person to join our team. You must be able to work independently and as part of a team. Experience with social media management preferred.

This is an unpaid but rewarding internship that has the potential to turn into a paid job. hours are flexible. All interested parties may contact Tina Peek at (775) 745-7796 or Tina@changingstrides.com.

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News Producer job

Posted on May 29, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

News Producer KTVN, the CBS affiliate for Reno & Lake Tahoe, is looking for an experienced News Producer.  Qualified applicants should have previous newsroom experience, an ability to produce newscasts driven by content, a strong work ethic and the desire to be part of a winning team.  If this sounds like you, please rush an [...]

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Marketing and Advertising Intern Young Professionals Network

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Skills Required:
o Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong editing skills and strong attention to detail
o Knowledge of digital media software
o Knowledge of social media

Skills Preferred:
o Prior blogging/Internet writing experience
o Expertise in Photoshop, InDesign and WordPress

Description of Duties:
o Writing – Creating blog posts
o Graphic Design – creation of promotional materials for events and company initiatives
o Social Media – create events, replying to comments and messages, monitoring of social media trends, measure and document the impact of social media and suggest action-steps to increase impact, uploading photos, videos, etc.
o Photography/Videography – filming and photographing for online and print content

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Healthcare Marketer/PR Representative

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Privately owned Physical Therapy practice is seeking a dynamic team player for marketing and public relations. Knowledge of doctor drop offs, following leads, creating promotional materials, community outreach/networking and advertising is required. Must have outgoing personality mixed with professionalism and organization.

This is an excellent opportunity with tremendous growth potential.

The marketing coordinator will be an influential member of the team. Responsibilities would also include reaching out to new public, setting up doctor’s lunches, community events, management of patient schedules, internal games/contests, social media, fax blitzing and most importantly building lasting referral sources. The ideal candidate we are seeking is personable, naturally friendly, bright and inquisitive and an excellent communicator.

Qualifications:
*Demonstrated excellent customer service skills with formal training
*Able to work independently and take initiative
*Must be able to manage time
*Requires the ability to multi-task

Please submit resume via email for consideration. (seanac.galenasport@gmail.com)

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E-Marketing Business Partner job at Renown

Posted on May 21, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Position Purpose: Under the general direction of the Director of Communications, the E-Marketing Business Partner I is responsible for managing, coordinating and facilitating all content for Renown internet site. This position will need to have a broad range of understanding and the expertise for producing many elements of a successful web site including, but not [...]

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Public Affairs and Outreach Associate

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Assist in public Outreach Activities- Prepare letters and reviews for constituents
Research and Track Political and Election Issues- Local and state government
Help develop and create educational tools for transportation related topics
Assist in Political candidate/office holder interviews

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social media opportunity for Bosma Business Center

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Write engaging copy for all marketing activities that we are doing:

Lunch and Learns
Social Media posts for Bosma Business Center, Bosma Business Advisors, Bosma Group, Bosma on Business
Collateral material
Press Releases

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Social Marketing for E-commerce opportunity

Posted on by Alison Gaulden

Social media optimization, website advertising, writing copy for blog post, social media outlets, web analytics and reporting, interpret and analyze consumer behavior based off of analytics. Ideally interested in E-commerce and expanding company reach through online media.

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Marketing/Promotions intern The Discovery Musuem

Posted on May 7, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Position Summary The Discovery is seeking a motivated Marketing Intern to support the museum’s brand. The Marketing Intern will be responsible for assisting the organization in the development and implementation of its marketing and public relations plans. This will be accomplished through developing, maintaining and expanding marketing channels/methodologies to the community and various museum stakeholders. [...]

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Virtual Collabortation Industry Internship

Posted on April 28, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

The Visual Collaboration Industry Group (VCI-Group) is an independent organization dedicated to influencing the development of industry-based standards for multimedia collaboration, improve industry products and services, and facilitate the exchange of information among our members.  Our membership consists of Fortune 1000 companies, major colleges/ universities, and technology leaders including; Cisco, Microsoft and Polycom.  Our vision [...]

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Social Media medical spa practice

Posted on April 10, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Working for Dr. Virden in Reno, Nevada and assisting with social media for his practice, Reno medical day spa Renovation, and Truckee day spa Bella Lago.

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Asian American Journalist Assc Multimedia training and conference

Posted on April 2, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

AAJA is now accepting applications for the 2014 VOICES program, which will take place August 11 – 16 during the week of the 2014 National Convention in Washington, D.C. Click here for the application! The deadline is Friday, April 25. Eligibility Applicants must have a strong commitment to AAJA’s mission. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time [...]

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Journal of Young Investigators looking for Editor

Posted on March 31, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

The Journal of Young Investigators is currently looking for a highly motivated undergraduate to serve as our Senior News and Features Editor (SNFE). The Journal of Young Investigators (JYI) is an independent, non-profit, peer-reviewed, online science journal that is managed entirely by and for undergraduate students from across the world. Since 1997, we’ve worked passionately [...]

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Assistant Content Coordinator-Good Life Magazine

Posted on March 26, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

The Good Life Magazine has a printing of nearly 20,000, serving three of Reno’s upscale neighborhoods. The magazines are 15 pages each, and feature several pieces profiling local families, community members, charity events and other family-oriented content.

The duties of the intern include, but are not limited to:
-Writing 2-3 short features per month on prominent community members, businesses or events
-Compiling a monthly calendar of events
-Writing 1-3 very short “spotlight” pieces featuring themes like “student of the month.” This involves conducting outreach to local school principals and counselors to identify potential stories.
-Brainstorming story ideas and creating articles to be used in future issues of “The Good Life.”
-Identifying businesses to distribute our print magazine to.
-Possibly taking photos to be used in our magazines.
-Editing proofs for print along with our editing team.
-Interviewing community members for short features.

Our intern will receive consistent mentoring in content coordination, writing and editing from the Content Coordinator, Carlie Partridge, and the Publisher, Brian Gilchrist.

Our intern will receive a byline along with a photo, and the title “Assistant Content Coordinator.”

Our intern will receive ample training as well as forms to assist their process in gathering information and writing short articles.

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KUNR Part-time producer temp position

Posted on February 24, 2014 by Alison Gaulden

Reno Public Radio (KUNR 88.7 FM) is looking for a temporary, part-time producer to assist with our local news coverage. The position would begin in mid-March and last through June. Desired skills: Applicant must…. • Be a strong writer with some broadcast experience (if not for radio, then for TV). • Be proficient with grammatical [...]

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