Jobs

The LOG offers valuable on campus work experience. Check out the open positions and job descriptions below:

 

available positions

Staff Writer

  • Contributes 11-15 stories per semester (200-400 words), either submitting complete stories or gathering information and interviews for alternative story formats. 

  • Writes ALL captions for photos featured in weekly assignments. 

  • Must regularly contact sources for stories, conduct in person interviews, attend events and produce content that is fair and accurate.

  • Supplies correctly spelled names and year in school for subjects covered in each story submitted. 

  • Follows a standard style for writing as determined by the Copy Editor. In a timely manner, makes edits or completes rewrites to work after the Copy Editor has made editing marks and suggestions. 

  • Participation includes contributing at least two story ideas at weekly staff meetings. 

  • Participation includes attending weekly meetings (1-2 a week). Editor and Adviser should be advised of absence in advance.

Staff photographer

  • Contributes to covering 11-12 stories per semester. 

  • Supplies correctly spelled names and year in school of each subject and a writes caption of the action for each photo submitted.

  • Digitally manages and organizes photos in computer file system. 

  • Takes initiative to take photos not specifically assigned. 

  • Re-takes photos when asked to do so. 

  • Actively solicits photo submissions by campus individuals and groups. 

  • Participation includes contributing at least two story ideas at weekly staff meetings.

  • Participation includes attending weekly meetings (1-2 a week). Editor and Adviser should be advised of absence in advance

Last updated 11/02/2018

 

to apply

Please email a cover letter, resume, and pieces of related work to nerstad@up.edu.