Journalism

Editorial Internship / DoctorOz.com

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Semester: 
Fall 2013
Unpaid: 
Yes

DoctorOz.com, a rapidly expanding resource in the health-and-wellness field and the official website of The Dr. Oz Show.

Internship Duties: 

DoctorOz.com, a rapidly expanding resource in the health-and-wellness field and the official website of The Dr. Oz Show, is seeking an editorial intern for the part-time unpaid internship offered this upcoming semester.

Internship Description:
• Assist with daily administrative and office duties, as well as the daily production of DoctorOz.com
• Coordinate with producers and APs to organize permissions releases, legal agreements and other integral paperwork
• Gain direct experience with website production and exposure to creating a major health and wellness website
• Contribute to formatting and editorial for DoctorOz.com including homepage, expert blog panel, recipes and more
• Working with a small team will allow the candidate to assist on multiple levels and observe planning sessions, production meetings and content strategies
• Exposure to the relationship between digital media and show-side production including TV production meetings and studio recordings
• Candidate will have the opportunity to pitch creative ideas for all site formats including original video, quizzes, health challenges, articles, recipes, etc.

Requirements:
• College credit from candidate’s university as the internship is unpaid
• A minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA
• 18 years or older
• Ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, a strong writer, computer savvy, reliable and possess a strong interest in digital media
• A general knowledge of content management systems is a plus
• Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite of services

Schedules are flexible, but please include availability in your cover letter. Please submit resume, cover letter, and one relevant writing sample to digitalopportunities@zoco.com.

Editorial Internship at 2life

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Semester: 
Fall 2013
Unpaid: 
Yes
Industry: 

2life (www.2life.io) -- a media company based in Toronto, Canada with a global user base -- is seeking an editorial intern for Fall 2013.

We specialize in digital lifestyle media and iOS apps, including our recently-launched 2life app. Built for two people, 2life lets couples share, collaborate, coordinate, and communicate all in one place.

We're a small team working in a dynamic, fast-paced and exciting office environment in the heart of Toronto, Canada.

We are open to applications from remote candidates.

Internship Duties: 

We're looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented candidate with strong communication and research skills, who is well-versed in social media.

Candidates should be Journalism students, or recent grads of a Journalism program.

During this supervised learning internship, you'll get hands-on experience writing daily articles for our lifestyle and wedding blogs, learning the process of creating a digital magazine, fact-checking magazine articles, conducting interviews with experts, attending industry events and supporting our staff in other areas, including working with our 2life app team.

Candidates should be experienced Wordpress and Mac users.

Benefits & Perks: 

We respect our interns (no coffee runs--we promise!) and this position offers writers an opportunity to learn new skills and build their portfolio of online content. Previous editorial or related internship experience is preferred, but not required.

Please send a resume and cover letter and three samples of related writing (published or unpublished) to kate@2life.io.

The position is unpaid and lasts from September through November 2013. 

TakePart Editorial Internship

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Semester: 
Fall 2013
Paid: 
Yes
Industry: 

Participant believes that a good story well told can truly make a difference in how one sees the world. Whether it is a feature film, documentary or other form of media, Participant exists to tell compelling, entertaining stories that also create awareness of the real issues that shape our lives.

Internship Duties: 

TakePart.com, the digital division of Participant Media, is looking for editorial interns to contribute to our daily national news website with a focus on the issues and causes that are driving conversation on the Web. We’re looking for interns with a passion for covering education, environment, food, health, animals and social justice issues.
The ideal candidate will be self-starting, web savvy, a good writer and a quick learner who can translate these issues into informative, shareable and impactful blog posts, lists, and stories.
At the completion of this internship, successful candidates will have a large quantity of clips to share with future employers.
Responsibilities:
• Researching and writing original content, such as features, lists and photo essays that connect the news of the day to the causes and issues our readers care about.
• Pitching ideas for original features
• General research and editorial support tasks.
Requirements:
• Previous reporting and writing experience is required
• Knowledge of HTML, SEO, and social media best practices is preferred
• Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator are a plus.

Whisper Fall 2013 Social Media Intern

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Semester: 
Fall 2013
Unpaid: 
Yes

Whisper is a free iOS and Android app that lets you share secrets anonymously and connect to people around you through shared experiences. We have been featured in Forbes, USA Today, Washington Post, Huffington Post and more. It is extremely popular among college students with millions of users and over 2.5 billion page views a month.

Internship Duties: 

Whisper is looking for social media savvy intern for the Fall 2013 semester. This is a great opportunity to represent a rapidly growing company, have fun, and gain invaluable experience in the fields of marketing, public relations and social media.

As a social media intern, you will learn how to effectively market a brand on social media and assist in creating an editorial calendar. You will collaborate with the Whisper Team to help execute these campaigns and achieve more downloads for the app!

This semester-long internship will require a self-starter who is passionate, energetic, committed, organized and has experience managing multiple social mediums. Our ideal candidate is someone who has previously made a significant impact on social media and takes initiative to meet or exceed goals.

All interested applicants please send a short description of yourself, along with why you feel you would be the best candidate, and resume to aryanna@whisper.sh.

All applicants must have experience using:
- Whisper
- Facebook
- Instagram
- Twitter
- Hootsuite
- Pinterest
- Excel

Ruby Media Group Fall 2013 VIRTUAL Internship

Ruby Media Group (RMG) is a Social Media Marketing & Public Relations agency. RMG “socializes” businesses for Web 2.0 and helps companies adapt traditional marketing into social media platforms. RMG specializes in social media optimization, personal & corporate branding in real time and optimized PR. By utilizing various social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIN, RMG creates online visibility for their clients and increases overall branding awareness by enhancing their brand image in Web 2.0 communities.
www.rubymediagroup.com
LinkedIn:http://www.linkedin.com/in/krisruby
Facebook:http://www.facebook.com/KrisRuby
Twitter:http://www.twitter.com/sparklingruby
Blog: http://blog.rubymediagroup.com/

Internship Duties: 

Interested in getting "hands-on" experience in Public Relations and
Social Media?
Do you have a natural talent for creative writing and PR?
Do you blog and tweet in your sleep?
Curious to learn about personal branding and entrepreneurship?
Love to play an integral role in your community and want the opportunity to help plan and attend important celeb events?
Addicted to social media websites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIN?
Do you have the desire to B.Y.O.B, Be Your Own Brand?
Then Ruby Media Group is the perfect place for you to start an advanced internship program! The internship program with RMG will help you hone your writing skills while working one on one in a business environment that will help your personal growth and business skills flourish! At RMG, you will have the opportunity to work directly on social media strategies, client events and assist with personal branding and press initiatives.. This internship is ideal for anyone looking to get their feet wet in journalism, social media and PR.
This is an advanced level internship- almost an apprenticeship. Interns will work one on one with the company president for real world training and a very hands on experience. Looking to hire someone full time upon completion of the internship- major opportunity for growth. Must be a good writer. We have a limited number of internships available, and the internship is competitive- so please apply early!
Responsibilities include:
Content creation/writing
Twitter/Facebook posts
Social Media Strategy writing
Organization/business development
Assisting with brand management
Qualifications
Our ideal candidate is someone who:
Highly motivated/driven/ambitious
Background in journalism/social media/PR
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Fast worker- natural sense of urgency
Self Driven
This internship is for those interested in: Public relations, journalism, marketing, broadcast journalism and social media.
Please send me your resume and cover letter with writing samples to kruby@rubymediagroup.com
Hiring virtual AND in person interns for the spring and summer semester
Company has office locations in Greenwich CT and Mt Kisco, NY

Broke Girls Guide to Los Angeles Internship Fall 2013

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Semester: 
Winter 2013
Unpaid: 
Yes

Broke Girls' Guide (www.brokegirlsguide.com) is a start-up company that aims to help young women find the best deals on clothes, bars, restaurants, salons, and so on – basically, everything a girl needs to have fun and enjoy the good life without obliterating her bank account.

Internship Duties: 

INTERNSHIP DUTIES:
This is a very unusual internship in that you will not be asked to get coffee, make copies, file, or answer phones. You will be involved in all aspects of launching the start-up and seeking good bargains in the LA area. If you like to write, we would love for you assist us in writing articles for our site. If you are more interested in PR/marketing, we will have you focus on speaking with local businesses to get the word out and build up our brand name. You could also focus more on the business and legal aspects of creating a company, if that is what interests you. Basically, we just need extra people to help spread out our workload! MUST be living in Los Angeles at time of application.