New for the 2018-2019 school year, the BruinLife Blog is targeted at the UCLA community. Bloggers for the blog write about a variety of events, from lifestyle to politics, culture to entertainment – all with their distinct personal flair. No experience is necessary – just a passion for explaining ideas, topics and issues and expressing one's own ideas and thoughts.
-Pitching ideas, covering a range of events and topics for the BruinLife blog. 1 short assignment minimum every week.
-2 medium-long format blog posts per quarter
-As a blogger, you are responsible for weekly assignments, attending all staff meetings and blog staff meetings.
Applicants do not need prior blogging experience to apply for this job. There will Student Media training sessions taught by professionals, staff workshops, and office hours available for guidance. However, due to the nature of the position, writers with organized, persuasive, and succinct writing abilities will be preferred.
-A more extensive resume.
-Networking opportunities with alumni and other Student Media publications.
-A platform for your voice thru our magazine and blog.
-Your work is printed in an award winning yearbook that is made of over 500 pages.
-Connections with community organizations.
-Valuable news room knowledge and better understanding of how to work in a production environment.
-A safe space for dialogue and different values.
-Food and socials/field trips.
-Make long time friends.