The Hill Times is looking to hire a permanent, full-time news reporter. We’re looking for
someone who sees journalism as a noble profession, loves politics, and can illuminate
interesting story ideas and break exclusive news. The Hill Times is a fast-paced, twice-weekly
newspaper in Ottawa covering Parliament Hill, the federal government, and federal politics for
a readership that includes cabinet ministers, Members of Parliament, Senators, and their staff;
federal public servants; political insiders; lobbyists; foreign diplomats posted to Canada;
industry associations; authors; journalists; and academics. We go inside federal politics in a way no one else does. To learn more check out the position posting here for the Online News Reporter position.
The Happy Hour Podcast is Looking for a Part-time Volunteer Editor
Happy Hour with Em & Jazz is a podcast geared to being a safe space, community and guide for the ‘he’, she’, and theys’ throughout the craziness that is university. Providing advice, tips, and tricks through open conversations and personal stories/experiences at University.
We are looking to bring an editor onto our team for the second season of Happy Hour with Em & Jazz. As an editor, your main duty would be to edit 10, 30-minute episodes bi-weekly. As well there may be a few (no more than five) promo’s/seak peaks we ask you to edit throughout the second season. We also would ask you to attend meetings but will only require you to attend if discussing information related to your specific role as editor. Not required but we would also love for you to join us at the episode recordings, if possible!
Weekly time commitment:
No more than 5 hours weekly. Episodes are produced bi-weekly so some weeks’ time commitment will be less.
Start & end date:
October 25th, 2021 – March 15th, 2022
Contact info for how to get in touch:
For this role, a skillset in audio editing and a working knowledge of Adobe Audition is required.
During the week of October 4-10, MRU is pleased to participate in National Depression Screening Day (NDSD) in partnership with Calgary Counselling Centre.
Check-in with your mental health by using the free, anonymous tool available at areyoufeelingok.com. For more information, resources or to see a list of events, visit mru.ca/NDSD.
Are you interested in traveling to Peru, earning credit for two courses and adding strong, international content to your media portfolio and resume? The School of Communication Studies will be offering a field school to Peru in May 2022. There will be two opportunities to learn about the experience in the coming days. There will be an online info session Monday, October 4, 2021, at 6 p.m. just for COMM students.
There’s also an in-person session for COMM and Business students Wednesday, Oct. 6, in EB1014 at 11:30 a.m.
The scholarship supports first year undergraduate degree or diploma students studying Theatre, Theatre Arts, Drama, Film, Radio, Television, Animation or Script Writing. Please share this message with your community and with any applicants that may be eligible.
- Be an Alberta or British Columbia resident.
- Be enrolled in first year of an undergraduate degree or diploma program at an Alberta or British Columbia post-secondary institution at the date of the scholarship deadline.
- Be studying Theatre, Theatre Arts, Drama, Film, Radio, Television, Animation or Script Writing.
- Submit a video (3 minutes or less) demonstrating their passion for Theatre, Theatre Arts, Drama, Film, Radio, Television, Animation or Script Writing and how this scholarship will help them pursue their dreams.
There are two awards available, valued at $750 each. The deadline to apply is September 30 at midnight. Eligible applicants are encouraged to access award information directly at https://calgaryfoundation.org/student-awards/undergraduate-students. If there are any questions, please contact email@example.com.
Your Lakeview Community Association is looking for a superstar volunteer to become the next LCA newsletter editor. Your responsibilities will include the design and layout of the newsletter, ads, and editing content, as well as potentially writing editorial as needed. Additionally, you will need to coordinate with the LCA Administrator for ad sales, and community association placements and would require a 10-20 hours per month commitment.
A strong working knowledge of Adobe InDesign is ideal, or the ability and willingness to learn new software quickly. Training will be provided by our outgoing newsletter editor. This position is required to start in September 2021. The Lakeview News and Views runs for 10 months of the year from September to June.
If you have time and are interested in helping your community, reach out to info@lakeviewYYC.ca with your resume or call 403-242-8660.
The Mount Royal Cougars want you to join their team! The Cougars Athletics team are looking for student to fill the following paid positions:
Cougars Athletics Camera Operator
Cougars Athletics Game Day Announcer
Cougars Athletics Game Night Journalist
Cougars Athletics Game Day Broadcasting Producer
To Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to Lauren Zandee, Sports Information Coordinator
via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.
Street Voices has an exciting volunteer opportunity for aspiring journalists who are looking to enhance their skills through various mediums. Street Voices is a social enterprise that empowers marginalized voices through our technology and media platforms. These platforms include a directory to help people find free services, as well as an online media brand that covers content coming from marginalized communities. We are looking for writers, videographers, photographers, and graphic designers to join the Street Voices Media Team. Recent journalism graduates and/or currently enrolled in a reputable Journalism program are highly preferred. The desired candidate should be able to tell stories of the marginalized communities and youth culture, have a journalistic story lens, and complete most tasks with minimum supervision.
Click here to apply: https://airtable.com/shrAIK2fUBK6Yal7v