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A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

AAAS Minority Science Writers Internship

This program places minority students interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing at Science Magazine for 10 weeks over the summer. Interns experience what it’s like to cover the scientific and technological issues that shape our global community.
For details visit here and to apply visit here

Posted: 10/17/17

CUPA-HR Kansas Chapter Internship

Details: Here

Posted: 10/05/17

The Master of Agribusiness in the Agricultural Economics Department: Communications Intern

Details: The Master of Agribusiness (MAB) program in the Agricultural Economics Department has an opening for a Communications Intern. Our internship offers the opportunity to work with varied media including video, print and social media, as well as developing writing and design skills. Our intern will gain real-world experience and portfolio-building pieces while connecting with ag industry professionals. The successful candidate will be responsible for contributing to website updates, monitoring and posting on blogs and social networks, writing newsletter articles and assisting in newsletter production and design projects. 

Qualifications: Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe products (InDesign/Photoshop), social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Hootsuite), and possess good communication skills, both verbally and in writing. Preference will be given to students that are entering their junior or senior year in Journalism/Mass Communications and that are available to work 10-20 hours per week.

How to Apply: Applicants should submit a letter of application, resume, writing, design and video (if available) samples, and the names and addresses of three references to:
Mary Bowen
Department of Agricultural Economics
324 Waters Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506-4011
Salary: $10.00/hour
Deadline: Screening of applicants will begin on October 3 and will continue until the position is filled.      

Posted: 10/3/17

 

K-State Sports Properties

Details: K-State Sports Properties handles all of the multi-media rights for K-State Athletics. Seeking a photographer for the remaining home football games. Will provide the student parking passes for the games, a media pass that would allow them access throughout Bill Snyder Family Stadium, as well as pre-game meals before each game. The student would be allowed to use the photos taken at the games for their personal portfolio as well.

Next home game is next Saturday, September 30th at 2:30 pm against the Baylor Bears. Contact: Logan Craghead <lcraghead@k-statesportsproperties.com>

Lazy T Ranch Internship

Details: Lazy T Ranch is seeking an intern to assist with marketing and event planning. We provide venues for a variety of events, including weddings, student organization events, family organization activities, public events, educational field trips.
Duties would include assisting with:
Website updates in Joomla and Wordpress
Design to print of marketing pieces
Marketing and outreach to target audiences
Social media and review management
Event planning and management
Skills needed: ability to update websites, use graphic programs, knowledge of social media, organizational skills
Schedule is flexible.
Salary is $9-10 per hour.
Contact:  Chris Wilson
chris@lazytranchadventures.com<mailto:chris@lazytranchadventures.com>
785-844-0274

Posted: 09/21/17

Star Tribune Summer Internship

Details:Here

Posted: 09/19/17

JoyRun: Growth Marketing Internship

Details: JoyRun is a mobile app that rewards you for doing favors and food runs for friends. We are a Silicon Valley startup backed by the original investors in Lyft and Airbnb, currently at over 50 campuses nationwide and growing rapidly!
This is a paid internship where you will:
  *   Use your creativity and high energy to help grow JoyRun in Manhattan
  *   Execute marketing campaigns with local partners
  *   Identify and establish partnerships with on and off campus organizations to drive brand excitement and growth
  *   Interpret key performance metrics into meaningful  improvements
  *   Make JoyRun go viral in Manhattan
A strong candidate must be able to commit 10 to 15 hours a week to activities and possesses a mix of creativity and problem-solving skills. Apply here. 

Posted: 09/18/17

MorganMyers Summer Internship

Details: MorganMyers has been protecting and promoting brands in production ag and the food chain for more than three decades with offices in Waukesha, Wisconsin, and Waterloo, Iowa. We specialize in the agricultural, food and beverage, and business-to-business industries with a client roster featuring big brand names. If you want to get an edge on the competition in today's tough job market, we encourage you to apply for our summer 2018 internship program. We are seeking a full-time student who is:
  *   Pursuing a degree in communications, public relations, advertising, journalism or a related field
  *   Passionate and knowledgeable about agriculture and food
  *   An excellent writer and skilled communicator
  *   Detail-oriented
  *   A creative thinker
  *   Able to see opportunity within each challenge
Deadline: 
October 31, 2017

Posted: 09/18/17

K-State Food Pantry Representative

Position: Front Desk
Details: Here

Posted: 09/18/17

K-State Food Pantry Communications and Marketing Associate 

Position: Communications and Marketing Volunteer
Details: Here

Posted: 09/18/17

Manhattan Arts Center Public Relations Internship

The Manhattan Arts Center (MAC) offers PR Internships each semester that focus on promoting our many programs and events. The position focuses on social media posts but the intern works closely with Michelle Ward at the MAC and the rest of the staff to plan, promote, and execute our events, including live theatre, live music, classes, and our galleries. There are opportunities for photography, video production, as well as many paper-based media. While the position is unpaid, interns are given free tickets to our events and may enroll in class for free as well.  Find more information about the position here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/864643 or contact Michelle Ward, Education & Marketing Director, 785-537-4420.

Heartland Soccer Association Marketing/Sales/Advertising Internship

Majors Desired:  Sports Marketing, Non-Profit Management, Business, Journalism and Marketing, or Sports Management, other degrees/majors also considered

About Heartland Soccer Association: Heartland Soccer Association is a (501c3) non-profit organization which creates beneficial partnerships with businesses and organizations throughout the KC Metro to support the largest soccer league in the nation. Heartland Soccer Association is seeking to hire aspiring college students looking to gain experience in business, advertising, marketing, sales and sport and event management in Kansas City and the surrounding area. Learn more: http://heartlandsoccer.net/

Position Description: The intern will be provided with experience in all areas of management of a Youth Sports Program and should have strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media websites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn). You should be prepared to work in a fast-paced, driven environment. You will be required to assist in various tasks and in all facets of the organization.  
Experience/Skills desired:
•    Online outreach and promotion using Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Twitter, and more
•    Website and social media optimization
•    Perform analysis of marketing and sales data
•    Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials both on and offline. Communicate via email, phone, and in-person with business owners and marketing specialists in the community Create digital marketing materials
•    Participate in volunteer coordination, office duties, tournaments, special events, and projects
•    Complete office duties
•    Administration of League and Tournaments
•    Establishing/Assisting with community partnerships
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•    PowerPoint, Word and Excel experience

The ability to work on their own and with others is essential and will be considered when choosing the best applicant for this internship position.
Internship is an unpaid position. Has the potential to be considered for credit hours (based on your school’s approval and requirements) Intern Positions available for the Fall and/or Spring Semesters as well as the Summer. Hours 15-30 per week  

 

The State of Kansas Department of Agriculture Internship Positions

The State of Kansas Department of Agriculture (KDA) is accepting applications for 2017 Fall Interns through the Governor’s Internship Program. Interested individuals may apply for the program at: https://governor.ks.gov/serving-kansans/internship. Unless otherwise noted, all internship positions will be located in Manhattan, KS. Starting date will be on or after September 11, 2017.

The Division of Agriculture Advocacy, Marketing, and Outreach has an Ag Communications/Marketing intern opening available. The intern assigned to the Ag Marketing division will complete projects associated with the growth and promotion of Kansas agricultural companies and products. The intern will specifically work on the From the Land of Kansas trademark program creating a membership recruitment strategy, blogs and social media updates, and communications/promotional materials. Preference will be given to students with strong written and oral communication skills, as well as, a basic understanding of the agriculture sector and marketing plans. Ag Communications, Ag Business, and Marketing majors preferred.

The Division of Communications has an opening for an intern to with work the director of communications and the director of public relations on a variety of projects including social media planning, graphic design projects and the development and execution of press releases. Upper class communications and design majors preferred. Experience in Adobe Creative Suite and Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram platforms preferred. Video experience a plus. Preferred majors include Ag Communications, Journalism, and Marketing.

The Division of Conservation has an intern opportunity for a water quality data entry project. Applicants should have a general working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets and familiarity with watersheds and land descriptions. Preferred majors include: Geography, Environmental Science, Natural Resources and Bio/Ag Engineering.

Questions regarding internship positions with the Kansas Department of Agriculture, through the Governor’s Internship Program, can be directed to Dana Ladner, Compliance Education Coordinator. Contact information: Dana.Ladner@ks.gov or 785-564-6660. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the Coordinator if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process. The Kansas Department of Agriculture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Los Angeles Times Internship Program

It's never too early to start thinking about internships for Summer 2018! Check out the details for the Los Angeles Times Internship Program:

Job Description: Interested in working with some of the best journalists around? We offer 10 weeks of intensive, hands-on experience in a region where big stories are the norm. We place interns throughout the L.A. Times: Metro/Local, Sacramento, Sports, Business, Features (Home, Image, Travel, Food, Mind & Body), Arts & Entertainment, Editorial Pages, Washington, D.C., bureau, Photography/Video, Data Desk, Visualization and Data, Design and latimes.com. (Our copy editing intern is selected through the Dow Jones News Fund's national selection process.) These are paid internships and placements usually run from mid-June to late August. Internships are limited to summer unless otherwise noted.

Qualifications: Applicants must be actively working toward an undergraduate or graduate degree and must be eligible to work in the U.S. Graduates may qualify if you've finished school within six months of the start of the internship. Applicants for the visual journalism and most reporting internships must have a valid driver's license and access to a car in good working condition. Internships are for students who have not worked professionally as staff journalists. Little training is offered, so previous internship experience is preferred.

For further information, contact Director of News Development Tracy Boucher at (213) 237-6737 or at tracy.boucher@latimes.com.

Web site: http://www.latimes.com/about/la-los-angeles-times-internship-program-htmlstory.html