As a member of La Gente's staff, you will join an enthusiastic group of student writers, journalists, photographers, designers, videographers and other creatives who are passionate about Latinx culture, current events, and activism.
Staff members are required to: provide content for our website and our annual print publication, attend weekly meetings throughout the quarter, attend mandatory training to improve journalism skills (dates TBD), work and communicate with editors to ensure contributions are the best they can be. Minimum 2 hours expected to be spent in the office dedicated to La Gente productivity each week.
At La Gente, we're free to explore our passions. Staff is free to write/photograph/design whatever they're passionate about so long as it follows our community guidelines.
Applications are due Monday, January 22, 2018 by 11:59 PM.
If you have any questions, please feel free to email [email protected]
Please limit your responses to 300 words or less per question.
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How did you hear about La Gente?
Why are you interested in joining La Gente?
Why is it important to have a Latinx focused newsmagazine on campus?
List/link three (3) articles you have read in the past week that are relevant to La Gente's community.
Provide three (3) ideas relevant to La Gente that you are interested in further exploring.
Do you have any previous
Please note that experience is not necessary to apply.
If you are applying for a position in writing, copy editing or editing, please provide one writing sample. Writing samples can be academic papers, articles you've written in the past, or creative writing pieces.
If you are applying for a visual position such as videography, photography, illustration, etc. please provide samples of your work.
For all other positions, such as a radio interns, please provide any sample of work that can be applied to this position (written, visual or other).
Please submit everything in PDF format
This application closed on Jan. 22, 2018, 11:59 p.m.
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