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On Campus Sports Network
Internship Type: Virtual
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid
DescriptionYou love college sports, and you want your work to be seen by as many people as possible. That’s where we come in.
On Campus Sports provides students with the opportunity to cover college sports for a national media company. Our relationship with multiple online sports publishers means exposure to potentially tens of millions of college sports enthusiasts as well as possible job opportunities for you in the future. In that regard, On Campus Sports could serve as your pipeline to a career in professional media.
We have openings for you to write, photograph or broadcast. We also offer a number of leadership positions for students with excellent editorial and managerial skills.
CAMPUS SITE POSITIONS
OCS staffs a team of student journalists at Division I universities nationwide. We call these Campus Sites. The Campus Managing Editor leads a Campus Site staff of Writers, Photojournalists and Video Broadcasters, who produce content on a regular basis.
You and your staff cover men's and women's varsity athletics at your school and around your conference. You can also produce national stories (for example, pieces on major breaking news or events like the Final Four).
CAMPUS MANAGING EDITOR
The Campus Managing Editor (CME) position puts you in charge of your university’s Campus Site. This is a critically important leadership position. The primary task for a CME is to help recruit prospective Writers, Photojournalists and Broadcasters to join your staff.
As a CME, you also:
• collaborate with your campus team and your Conference Editor to plan immediate and long-term coverage.
• help edit and publish stories for your Campus Site.
• build and maintain a relationship with your school's athletic department.
• approve student journalists through the application process and recommend students for promotions