School of Media & Strategic Communications

College Magazine Student Writer Opening

We're seeking inventive writers who are passionate about the college experience.  As a staff writer for College Magazine, you'll capture campus life through weekly creative articles.  You'll begin with a training program to tackle active voice, show vs. tell, interviewing sources, and more.  Working closely with our editors, you'll transform your writing and ultimately uncover your voice.  You'll also learn social media, branding and SEO tactics necessary for the real world of journalism.  The opportunity is 10 hours a week.  It's a volunteer, unpaid opportunity to learn and build your portfolio.  It's also an intensive and challenging writing experience.  Our graduates have gone on to careers at Mashable, Industry Dive, NBC, Seventeen Magazine, Redbook, National Geographic, Rachel Ray Magazine and Washingtonian.  We welcome applicants from all majors.  Previous writing experience for a college-level publication is a plus.

Position Dates:  October 3, 2016 - May 1, 2017

To Apply:  Please send your resume and a writing sample to editorial@collegemagazine.com

Deadline:  September 19, 2016 by 6 p.m. EST

The Oklahoman Seeking a Thunder Writer

The Oklahoma Media Company is seeking a strong storyteller and passionate journalist to cover the Oklahoma City Thunder for our award-winning sports section and website, NewsOK.com.  Our next Thunder writer will engage readers across all platforms by:  

-- Breaking news on one of the most exciting professional franchises in the country;
-- Writing memorable features, enterprise, project and game stories;
-- Making our multimedia offerings -- video, podcasts and blogs -- a must for our readers;
-- Building deep relationships with sources and readers using social media and old-fashioned tools like
   conversation;
-- Contributing to and collaborating with a team of journalists to serve a readership captivated by sports and how
   we cover it;

If you are committed to all this and helping us get better, please send a cover letter, writing samples and examples of your best digital work to rsharp@oklahoman.com, dmayberry@oklahoman.com and psadeghi@oklahoman.com or you can apply directly at www.theomc.com/careers.  

 

Job Opening in Bartlesville Area

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

KCD Enterprises is looking for an Assistant News Director/Reporter who wants to join our KWON-KYFM-KRIG-KPGM team.  Must have excellent verbal and writing skills, and must be computer literate in Microsoft Office to search out, write and deliver news and features on air, digital and mobile technologies.  Sports experience a plus.  Driver's License required.  Pick up an application at 1200 SE Frank Phillips Blvd., Bartlesville, OK, or download an application:  www.bartlesvilleradio.com and click Employment Opportunities, email to:  kaleb@bartlesvilleradio.com or fax resume: 918-336-6939.  Equal Opportunity Employers.