Research Experience Opportunity for Undergraduates: Interview Transcriber

There is a current opening for a temporary research employment opportunity for the role of a transcriber. The research project “Social Media Activism and Trauma: How Activists Manage the Emotional Effects of Traumatic Media Content,” funded by the UMich Anti-Racism Research Grant for Graduate Students, has been conducting around 40 interviews with social media activists nationwide. We are looking for a thoughtful, detail-oriented, and reliable undergraduate who is looking to expand their research experience and want to learn more about what interview-based research is like. Having excellent grammar and typing skills is preferred. This position will pay $15/hr — approximately 80 hours in total, 5 hours a week, will be dedicated to this project.

If interested please send a current resume, status as an undergrad (major, year), and a max 250-word statement as to why you are interested and qualified for this position. Please send items to Kristen Leer (kaleer@umich.edu) and Dr. Kristen Harrison (krishar@umich.edu).

Outstanding Student Award Program

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Do you have what it takes to be PRWeek‘s Outstanding Student?   
 
Test your PR and communications skills by entering our contest. You could win a cash prize, a trip to NYC for the PRWeek Awards in March of 2023 and the honor of being the PRWeek Outstanding Student!
Click here for the PRWeek Outstanding Student Entry Kit!
 
What can I win?
The winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and be rewarded with a trip to the annual PRWeek Awards in New York in March 2023. One runner-up will also win a trip to the PRWeek Awards.
What do I have to do?
You must devise a plan of coverage for a client. You will need to use your creativity and ability to think strategically and analytically to create a program that ensures the client achieves its desired objective.
Who can enter?
Whether a major in media or math, communications or chemistry, anyone can enter as long as he or she was enrolled as an undergraduate student at a US college or university between December 12, 2021, and December 16, 2022.
Questions?
Please reach out to Julie Challender, Events Manager
julie.challender@haymarketmedia.com.

Social Media and Content Intern at Devonreview

We are looking for a Social Media & Content Intern to help create content and facilitate our online presence. The Social Media & Content Intern will collaborate with us to develop online outreach including on Instagram and TikTok. We are looking for a Communication and Media major or minor to help us with related content. The paid position is remote and on your own schedule.

Responsibilities include:
Facilitate our social media presence through posts, shares, favorites, likes, and comments on a regular basis.
Serve as a digital point of contact by answering basic questions.
Maintain and keep up-to-date information through social media and the wider community.
Collaborate to create campaigns and online branding strategies to maintain high levels of social media engagement with contests, hashtag generation, and student-friendly content creation.

Please email a resume to james@devonreview.com if you would be interested in working 1-2 hrs. per week. Students active in Greek life, athletics, and campus groups are encouraged to apply.

This position has competitive pay. Come join our great staff from UMich! I would appreciate hearing from you as soon as possible.

Sincerely,

James
Devon Review
312.780.0822
james@devonreview.com

Research Assistant Intern!

The University of Michigan Concussion Center is seeking a hard-working, motivated student to support our mission of promoting concussion awareness to a broad array of stakeholders. The student intern will assist the team in developing social media content and databases that can be used to expand the Concussion Center’s reach. The student will be given the opportunity to enhance their foundational knowledge of social media marketing conceptual frameworks by providing real-world experience in the managerial practices of content generation and marketing for a U-M center.

  • Primary Task:
    • Generate short and long-form video content that can be used on various platforms (e.g., presentations, Twitter, YouTube) that can be used for community outreach and engagement efforts.
  • Secondary Tasks:
    • Develop a database of journalists, stakeholders, and organizations to disseminate information to and share concussion-related education materials.
    • Generate social media content about concussion research and concussion-related news and strategize dissemination plans.
    • Work with the U-M Concussion Center’s marketing team to develop and execute dissemination plans. 

For more information and to apply click here.

Application deadline 9/26/5022.

Griffith Leadership Center Fall Symposium

The Griffith Leadership Center will be hosting a Fall Symposium with the School of Public Health. Several speakers across healthcare sectors with be speaking at the event. This is a great opportunity for students, faculty and staff to attend who are interested in healthcare.

Washington, DC TFAS Academic Internship Programs

CAPITAL SEMESTER – INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS + PUBLIC POLICY

Follow this link for more information and application

Academic Internship Program Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies

Spring 2023: January 18 – April 28

Fall 2023: August 23 – November 18

Why Capital Semester on Public Policy + International Affairs?

If you are looking for a career in politics, public policy, foreign affairs, international development, diplomacy or national security, Washington, D.C. is the place for you.

This 16-week TFAS program track is ideal for students who are passionate about global and domestic issues and are looking to gain the professional experience needed to break into these competitive fields. Spending a full semester in the Nation’s Capital allows students to fully immerse themselves at their internships and feel like a real Washington insider by the end of the semester.

What Makes this Program Track Unique?
  • 14-week internship placement in the field of international affairs or public policy (embassy, NGO, policy group, federal agency, Congressional office)
  • Coursework in international economics and government designed to complement your real-world experience
  • Guest lectures featuring prominent policy and economics experts
  • Networking through career-focused panels and small group discussions led by professionals working for government agencies Congressional offices, public affairs firms, the World Bank and many more.

It’s much more than just coursework and an internship placement. The contacts you’ll make throughout the summer will be invaluable in finding that first job out of college.

NFL Shadowship Opportunity
with CBS Sports Reporter Tracy Wolfson

nterested in pursing a career in the sports media industry?

Please consider applying for the once-in-a-lifetime experience with CBS sports reporter, Tracy Wolfson!

The selected student will spend a weekend alongside Tracy at an NFL game, learning about all the various career options available within the sports media industry. This is an amazing opportunity to learn and network within the business!

There are many career areas within sports media: 

  • Broadcasting
  • Producing
  • Camera Work
  • Sports Writer
  • Marketing/Public Relations
  • Researcher
  • Sports Analyst 
  • Sports Advertising
  • Human Resources

This shadowship opportunity is competitive and will be a two-part application process.

If you are interested, please complete the google form below by
Monday, September 19th

If you are selected to move on to the next step, you will be notified by a Communication & Media staff member by Friday, September 23rd, including details on the next round of requirements. 

*This shadowship takes place over a weekend in October or November, with the final date to be determined.