Summer intern

City:  Ardmore
Newspaper:  Ardmoreite
Salary:  $8.50 per hr
Job Description:  The Ardmoreite, the print and digital information source for southern Oklahoma, is looking for a currently enrolled college student majoring in journalism, communications or another related field, that would like real-life experience working in a fast-paced deadline-driven newsroom. Officed in Ardmore, Oklahoma, the news staff covers Carter and adjacent counties. Responsibilities include covering meetings and events, writing feature and special section stories, photo assignments, processing web material and some page layout depending on skill set. We currently use Photoshop and InDesign programs for processing information. This position is being funded by the Oklahoma Newspaper Foundation and pays $8.50 per hour for a 40-hour week for 8 weeks.
Contact: Please send letter of interest, resume with college/university information, writing clips and examples of photos to robby.short@ardmoreite.com and copy to kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com with summer intern in the subject line. Applications will be accepted through March 16.