BruinLife’s videographers shoot thousands of high-quality videos throughout the year to add to the visual appeal of the BruinLife website and various Student Media websites and projects. Their work entails aspects of both video-journalism and promotional video content.
-The BruinLife Video staff is involved in shooting various topics to be published on the BruinLife website, but also various video projects for Student Media
-As a videographer, you are responsible for quarterly video assignments, attending all staff meetings and video staff meetings. Shooting a minimum of 1 video assignments per deadline (every 2 weeks)
-Pitching ideas, covering a range of events and topics for the BruinLife blog.
Applicants do not need prior video 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, videographers with basic knowledge of video editing and/or taking video will be preferred.
Please note that mandatory video training for new staff videographers will occur on the weekend of October 20-21 (only 1 day) and October 27-28 (only 1 day). Location and times TBA.
-A more extensive resume.
-Networking opportunities with alumni and other Student Media publications.
-A platform for your creative work through our blog and various Student Media projects.
-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.
-Long time friends.