Do you have a passion for political activism and a flair for words? Are you looking to gain exposure as a writer and grow your writing resume?
Our Voice is committed to changing the political landscape by empowering others to run for office and become more active in politics. Our Voice is a post-partisan movement, operating outside of political parties and uniting in an organized movement for change.
As a Blogger/Writer Intern for Our Voice, you would stay on top of current/relevant political issues and write compelling content for print publications, web and social media distribution. Working with a Team Lead, you may:
Develop story ideas
Conduct research to obtain factual details and information
Write and edit content for publishing
Interact with the community regarding your content
Respond to comments/questions on your stories
Work closely with regional teams to create relevant content
Complete other duties as assigned
Desired Knowledge, Skills, Experience:
Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
Experience writing for publication (newspapers, blogs, PR, etc.)
Strong interest in politics and progressive issues
Solid problem-solving and organizational skills
Computer skills: Microsoft Office suite, Google Documents
Open to all students, but preference for English, Journalism, Political Science majors
This internship begins May 1st and ends August 31st, with possible extensions for those who excel. This is an unpaid Internship.