RootsRated Internship

Jordan McQueen
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Curated by is seeking a Communications Intern for Fall 14. Candidates must be passionate about the outdoors, writing, & pursuing a career in the outdoor industry.

Internship Dates: September-December (Application Deadline Sept 12th)

Job Description: The RootsRated Journalism Internship is a four-month position in the editorial department at RootsRated. You'll work with a team of experienced writers & trade journalists in a high paced digital environment. Regular critiques and reviews are standard. Candidate must enjoy working quickly and remotely, and learning about the process of working for a digital media brand.

The internship provides an opportunity to work on a wide range of editorial projects, including weekly university outdoor columns and destination profiles. Candidates will also have the opportunity to work on projects that focus on community building and business strategy.

A strong sense of research and production, as well as an enthusiasm for the great outdoors, are desired assets in any potential intern, and an interest in photography, social media, and exploring new places would also be attractive attributes. You will be an important part in creating an outdoor voice for your university that highlights the best places to go outdoors.

As RootsRated continues to grow, this is an exciting time to be involved with our team. We are currently working with seven major industry brands including Marmot, Outdoor Research, Osprey, Yakima, Horny Toad Clothing, Chaco and Vasque.

We are excited to introduce this opportunity and hope that you consider working with us.

Available Opportunities:
Boise State University
College of Charleston
Samford University
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Berkeley
University of Colorado, Boulder
University of Colorado, Denver
University of Minnesota
University of North Carolina, Asheville
University of Portland
University of Southern California
University of San Diego
University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Texas, Austin
University of Oregon

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Hours Flexible Upon Request
Class Credit Awarded if in-line with Curriculum

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