The Spanish translator/writer will be responsible for translating and/or proofing articles created in English and Spanish. The best applicant is a native speaker of both languages and is familiar with expressions and colloquialisms but should write professionally, for print and (uncommonly) on the web.
In order to do prepare you we have a couple mandatory quarterly assignments and one-time trainings, if there are issues with these dates inform us ASAP:
-Two Student Media training sessions (be prepared to dedicate two Saturdays or Sundays); October 20th & 27 or October 21st & 28th depending on your
-One Media Law training TBA
Other tasks throughout the quarter include:
-2 hours dedicated to flyering, outreach, fundraising, etc. (your choice).
-Outreach to at least one Latinx or Spanish-speaking
-Organize events on or near campus
-Translate social media copy
-If selected and available you are invited to our staff outing on the weekend of week 2.
Answer all of the following questions and their word limits as apply.
Are you equally fluent in English and Spanish? Do you have excellent written skills in both languages?
What is your experience with any Spanish-speaking person you have known that would apply to your participation in La Gente? (300 word limit)
Anyone, whether a family member or someone in a past course.
What do you hope to contribute to La Gente, and what do you hope La Gente can do for you? (300 word limit)
Upload Resume or CV (PDF preferred)
If applicable, upload a writing sample.
This application closed on Oct. 10, 2018, 11:59 a.m.
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