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Herald Photo Staff Application

What is the position?

  • Photographers will shoot assignments given by the photo editor and meet deadlines with assignments for print and online, as well as have complete and accurate caption information. All photographers are expected to pitch at least two to three projects in a semester, including photo stories and multimedia pieces.

Who should apply?

  • Students who are passionate about visual journalism, wanting to gain experience or develop their experience they have now. Anyone majoring in photojournalism, journalism, or have an interest in documentary photojournalism should apply.

Why should you apply?

  • You can gain the skills necessary to build your portfolio and resume for applying for jobs or internships. You will be working with a team of people that are passionate about telling stories and learning in an encouraging working environment.

Photo Staff Application

Form which students who want to work on the news staff fill out to apply.
Degree You Are Seeking(Required)
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Working for the College Heights Herald requires a time commitment. While most staffers are paid, this is a job, and editors and managers will expect you to complete your assignments in a timely fashion. Please answer these questions to help us determine how much time you can commit to the newspaper.
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