InSight Magazine Winter 2019 Internship: Call for Applicants

InSight Magazine is looking to grow its team for the Winter quarter of 2019. The publication will be accepting applications on various fronts, including content writing, digital-media, event planning and marketing. *Course credit available. *Compensation available for select content.

We are looking for additions to the following teams:

Content Writing Committee

This is a prioritized and highly requested section, we are seeking writers who can create high-quality written content for the magazine, writers will be assigned a selection of topics to choose from. This position also allows for more independent work. Writers will be compensated for stories selected towards publication.

Editorial Committee

Responsibilities as an editor will include evaluating pieces from our in-house content writers and outside submissions. Our team edits for clarity, grammar, and word-choice. Editors must be able to follow strict deadlines, pay close attention to detail, communicate with assigned writers, meet our editorial standards and regularly report new ideas for articles to the team. Those with previous editorial experience preferred.

Digital-Media Committee

The digital-media committee consists of artists and photographers who create visual content for the publication. Activities for photographers include attending and documenting InSight’s events, as well accompanying content writers on trips. Artist activities include creating original sketches and comics for the publication. Those with graphic design experience are preferred.

Grant Writer / Scholarship Writer

The grant writer is responsible for seeking scholarship and other funding opportunities throughout the entirety of the quarter as well as applying for available funding. This person will be expected to be familiar with InSight’s goals and perform research, develop proposals and communicate with sponsors.

Events Committee

The events committee will be creating engaging on-brand events for the entirety of the quarter. Responsibilities include coordinating community service, campus and fundraising activities as well as event preparation such as reserving spaces, catering and other necessary logistics.

Marketing Committee

Responsibilities include developing on-brand marketing content to increase engagement from the community and readership. Marketing will work with events and social media in general public outreach such as with advertising, distributing posters and collaborating with other organizations on and off campus. The marketing committee will also be responsible for managing InSight Magazine’s social media channels including curating live videos, stories, posts and captions.

Radio Show Production on KUCI 88.9 FM

Individuals applying for this position must have completed the KUCI training course and be familiar with FCC policy. Sign-up for the course by emailing [email protected]. Responsibilities will include reaching out to guests for interviews, curating investigative stories, audio editing and broadcasting segments on air.


Responsibilities will involve making necessary edits and improvements on InSight’s website based on the publication’s needs. Must be proficient in using WordPress, CSS, and HTML.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to send us an email at [email protected].

Application Pages

Apply below for the following committees: Content Writing, Editorial, Digital-Media and Grant Writing.
Application Form

Apply below for the following committees: Events, Marketing, Radio Production and Webmaster
Application Form

The Deadline to Apply is Tuesday, January 1st, 2019.