The internship newsletter is a bi-weekly e-newsletter for all
Ohio University Scripps College of Communication students.
January 24, 2019
Hello Scripps students! 

This is the bi-weekly internship newsletter for the spring 2019 semester. The internship newsletter offers a variety of the latest internships categorized based on skill sets and major-related criteria.

The following opportunities are just some of many that are available for students in the Scripps College of Communication. We pull from employers, Handshake, LinkedIn and University postings.

Thank y OU for being such an important part of the Scripps College of Communication.
New  Communication Internship  placements at the Center for Research on Health in Latin America in Biological Research and Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador in Quito

The internship will focus   on creating projects around the scientific contributions that the partnership has advanced within Ecuador and beyond.

Information Session: Thursday, February 7 at 5 p.m. in Schoonover 450. Open to all students. Spanish language is not a requirement.

Contact Karen Peters for more information.
Career and Internship Fair and Pre-Conference
Saturday, Feb. 9 | 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Living Learning Center 102/104

Join the Career and Leadership Development Center (CLDC) in a series of workshops to prepare you for the Career and Internship Fair! Start the morning off with  FREE professional headshots  and then work your way through a  series of workshops on topics from researching employers to following up after the fair . Everything is FREE - professional headshots, seven workshops, a mock career fair and pizza!
Register for the event via Handshake:
Student Expo
Thursday, April 11 | 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. | Convocation Center

Who can participate?   Participation is open to all undergraduate, graduate and medical students, as well as postdoctoral fellows, on the Athens and regional campuses.

What can be presented?   Posters, exhibits, performances, film screenings and other presentation formats are welcome.

Are students eligible for awards?   Awards will be given for the best presentations in each category: $150 (1st prize) and $75 (2nd prize). Categories are limited to no more than 12 presentations and assigned by discipline.

Registration closes on February 28. Click for more information or to register .
OHIO-in-LA Program

The OHIO-in-LA Program is an opportunity to "learn, intern, and experience" the media and creative industries in Los Angeles. More than 200 OHIO students have completed the program as it celebrates its 5th anniversary this year!

An information meeting for the 2019 Summer and Fall OHIO-in-LA Programs will be held Wednesday, January 30, at 7 p.m. in RTV 265.

Deadline for application to the summer program (May 29 - Aug. 10) is February 15;
the fall program (Aug. 25 - Dec. 14) deadline is March 1.
Click for more information . Q uestions? Contact OHIO-in-LA Director Roger Cooper .
Chris Courtney
The Tools of Modern Interactive Design

Rescheduled for February 8 and 9
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Schoonover 380

You do NOT want to miss this opportunity to learn some of the hottest tools for interactive design: Figma, Flexbox, CSS Grid and CSS-in-JS. Chris' workshop will provide you with plenty of resources for next steps, but there's room for only 30 attendees!
Email Timothy Goheen ( to sign up!
Cision (PR Newswire) on campus interviews
for summer internships
February 12 | 9 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:30 - 5 p.m.
February 13 | 9 - 11:30 a.m.

Registration for interviews will be at the information desk located in the Schoonover Lobby . You will need to select the time of your interview and interest in open position. You can also contact Karen Peters for more information.
Deadline to schedule an interview is February 1.
Marketing and Communications Internship
Want to help people in our community lead healthier lives? Want to be a part of changing healthcare? Ohio Health is looking for passionate, talented students that are inspired by their mission and share their values of integrity, compassion, excellence and stewardship. Now accepting applications for Summer 2019. ( paid )

If interested, contact Karen Peters or visit to apply within the next two weeks.
The E.W. Scripps School of Journalism is having a Transfer Information Session

Monday, February 4 at 5 p.m. in Schoonover 233.

If you have any questions, please contact the
School of Journalism’s Transfer Committee Chair, Dr. Elizabeth Hendrickson.
Ohio University Business of Games Summit 2019

KEYNOTE How to be Innovative Inside a Massive Tech Company
Myra Widodo, Producer, Amazon Game Studios

Do you want to learn more about the business of digital games and eSports? Join a group of industry experts, competitors, developers, and entrepreneurs to understand more about the many career and business opportunities being created by this industry.

FREE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN | Friday, February 22 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Baker University Center Ohio University, Athens, OH

For complete agenda and registration, visit
NFL PR College Student Seminar
Tuesday, February 26 at 5 p.m. | Hyatt Regency in Indianapolis, Indiana

The National Football League and NFL Combine will be hosting an NFL PR College Student Seminar. There is no registration fee required. Students must provide their own transportation and accommodations surrounding the event and further event details will be provided to applicants once selected.

We will be selecting one student from OHIO to attend. If you are interested, please send your  resume with contact information  along with answering these questions on a separate page:
  • Why do you wish to attend the NFL PR College Seminar?
  • Do you have any public relations experience?

If interested, submit your application to Karen Peters by Friday, January 25.
Local Opportunities
Looking for positions close to h OU me? Here is a list of Athens and nearby opportunities!
Internship Listings by Category
Video, Audio, Games, Production and Information Technology

*To find more internships like these: visit Handshake .
Communications, Marketing, Advertising and HR

*To find more internships like these: visit Handshake .
Web, Graphic Design and Photography

*To find more internships like these: visit Handshake .
News, Broadcasting, Editorial and More

*To find more internships like these: visit Handshake .

Need assistance in locating an internship? Check out this how to find an internship guide.
Ohio University's Job and Internship Database
Handshake , the ultimate career network for students. Your information is preloaded and ready to go. Please log in with your OHIO ID to fill out your profile and start searching for opportunities at .
Internships Contacts and Websites by School
Internship Specialist at Harris Student Center: Karen Peters - Resume and cover letter reviews, CLDC liaison, mock interviews, and questions on newsletter postings
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This newsletter is written by Sadie Newman, Journalism Strategic Communication, Class of May 2019.