Are you passionate about art and hoping to contribute to UCLA in a meaningful and long-lasting way? Becoming an illustrator at the Daily Bruin may be the perfect opportunity for you!
Illustration interns create artwork that supplements articles published by the Daily Bruin newspaper. As members of the DB multimedia team, illustrators respond to art requests from the newspaper's content sections: news, sports, opinion, and arts and entertainment. Illustrators also contribute to the paper's quarterly magazine, PRIME, and collaborate with its other departments for projects such as website layouts and t-shirt designs.
Students from all majors and artistic backgrounds who are experienced in either traditional or digital mediums are encouraged to apply for this position.
The Daily Bruin enables its illustrators to refine their artistic process while obtaining valuable work experience in an exciting journalistic landscape which values, first and foremost, excellent communication. To become an illustrator for the Daily Bruin is also to be afforded the privilege of contributing exclusively to one of the nation's most acclaimed college newspapers.
Here are some examples of work created by our current and past illustration team. More examples can be found on the Daily Bruin website:
If you have any questions regarding the illustration intern position or the application, feel free to email the Illustrations Director, Juliette Le Saint, at the following:
Attach a Portfolio - Preferably a PDF file of a collection of your own work. Provide at least 3 different works, but feel free to add more. If you have a website portfolio/instagram/tumblr/etc paste a link in the next question.
Online portfolio link (if applicable):
How long does it usually take you to complete an illustration?
How many illustrations would you be able to contribute each month this quarter?
On a scale of 1-5, how willing would you be to work on special projects?
This includes content for special editions of the paper as well as pieces created in collaboration with other sections!
This application closed on Jan. 15, 2018, noon
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