As a La Gente writing intern, you will focus on developing a relationship with the rest of the team and learning the ins and outs of producing/publishing content. You are responsible for writing articles/blog posts that are important to the Latinx community at UCLA and the Greater Los Angeles area. You have the opportunity to write more creative pieces, such as poetry, scripts, creative fiction essays, etc.
No prior experience is necessary.
To successfully complete the internship by the end of fall quarter, you must have completed the following tasks to your editor's satisfaction: 1. Written 3 articles (2 must be original pitches) 2. Pitched at least 2 original articles 3. Assisted with the promotion of the Fall print issue 4. Completed 3 weekly office hours (weekly meeting attendance does not count towards office hour completion)
*You must attend the following mandatory training sessions: - Training will begin the weekend of October 12-13 and run for two additional weekends (Oct. 19-20, 26-27) -One Media Law training TBA Please keep these dates in mind when applying because failure to attend training will result in dismissal from the internship program. *
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. *