Writing Intern

  • Category:
    Writing Intern
  • Deadline:
    Oct. 12, 2020, 11:59 a.m.

La Gente is seeking interns that are interested in critically engaging with thought-provoking issues that affect the Latinx community, especially at UCLA. Through this position, you will learn how the editorial process works. You will work directly with your editor in creating timely, concise, and dynamic content that is relevant to not only the Latinx community at UCLA, but also the many marginalized identities that are not adequately represented on campus. As a writing intern, your responsibilities include active participation at mandatory weekly meetings, staying in contact with your assigned editor, and working towards La Gente's mission of inclusivity, advocacy, and integrity

To successfully complete the internship by the end of the quarter, you must have completed the following tasks to your editor's satisfaction: 1. Written 2 published articles (1 must be an original pitch) 2. Assisted with the promotion of the Fall print issue 3. Attended weekly meetings

*Mandatory trainings take place throughout the weekends of weeks 3-5. We will make sure to update everyone with specific dates as they are announced. In addition to trainings for specific positions, all Student Media interns/staff are required to attend a mandatory Media Law training TBA. *

If you have any further questions regarding this position or training feel free to e-mail [email protected] Interviews/acceptances will be done on a rolling basis.