More than 100 sharp, hard-working students create Student Media's award-winning products and publications each year. And we're always looking for more. Both paid and volunteer positions are available. Responsibilities, schedules and experience required vary with different jobs.
Primary hiring times are in the late spring and late fall. Students seeking summer and fall positions are encouraged to apply by April 20; persons interested in spring semester positions should apply by Nov. 15.
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For more information, contact Nick Jungman, director of Student Media, at (405) 325-2521 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Media Departments
students sell and design ads for The Oklahoma Daily and OUDaily.com, Sower and a variety of special publications. Students sell thousands of dollars worth of advertising and design hundreds of ads for hundreds of clients annually. In addition, the department houses a Creativei Services unit and a Special Publications editor. If you’re interested in any part of advertising or sales, this is the home for you. Advertising alumni work in a variety of sales, marketing, design and PR jobs, including Bernstein-Rein, The Wall Street Journal and Cultura.
The Oklahoma Daily/OUDaily.com
offers a variety of positions related to the day-to-day operations of producing one of the nation’s top student newspapers and Web sites. The staff is arranged by sections - campus/news, life and arts, sports, opinion, photo, copy/night desk online and multimedia - and can be found in the newsroom from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. five days a week. Daily alums receive internship and job offers from across the country and have gone on to work at The Washington Post, The New York Times, ESPN, The Dallas Morning News and hundreds of national and international media companies.
(labeled prepress and IT on our application) does the behind-the-scenes work for many of our publications: creating page layouts, transmitting publications to the printer and handling many of Student Media’s IT responsibilities. Production alums are prepared for a variety of media jobs, and some of our graduates have worked with National Geographic and The Wall Street Journal.
is OU's award-winning yearbook, repeatedly judged one of the best in the country. Staffers are divided into “desks”: writing, design and photo. With real-world experience on their resumes, Sooner
alums have interned and worked at Every Day with Rachael Ray, Spirit magazine, The Washington Post, D Magazine, Parents, People and more magazines, newspapers and media organizations across the country.