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University Communications Internships

The Office of University Communications is looking to hire qualified student candidates for internship positions for the summer and fall semesters.

Student interns in the Office of University Communications are responsible for writing articles for UT News, myUT and the UT Update; composing press releases about campus news and events for external distribution; assisting University Communications staff with press conferences and special events; shooting video and creating campus news packages; assisting with social media and marketing efforts, and performing other duties as assigned.

Office of University Communications interns need to be strong writers with solid communication, reporting and interviewing skills; familiar with AP style; have the ability to adhere to tight deadlines; the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work well as a member of a team. The internship requires students who are able to professionally represent the University.

Students with prior professional experience and internships are preferred, though all who meet the criteria are encouraged to apply.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and three news or public relations writing samples to Those considered for the position will be requested to interview and complete a writing test.

Primary consideration will be given to candidates submitting materials prior to April 6.

Interns may work up to 20 hours per week during the fall semester and as many as 35 hours per week during the summer.

Direct questions to Jon Strunk, manager of media relations, at or 419.530.7832.

is UT's Director of University Communications. Contact her at 419.530.2410 or
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