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On-Campus Communications Internship

Good writers are needed to help support Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, YouTube, and Internet usage for WVU Office of Information Technology. The position will pay $8 per hour 15-20 hours a week.

Students should be self-starters who are proficient in Microsoft Office, and Adobe. Press release and electronic newsletter experience is required. Students who are interested should send an electronic resume detailing their experience with social networking, website development, and web content development to chet.cook@mail.wvu.edu . Please include the words “On-Campus Communications Internship” in the subject line.

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Apply Now for The Missouri Photo Workshop Scholarship

If you are serious about photojournalism, serious about doing documentary photography, serious about getting a major kick in your learning curve, then this workshop is for you! It has touched and changed many lives, launched the careers of many major photographers and editors in the world of photojournalism- mainstream and not- for now going on 63 years. People like Russell Lee, Roy Stryker, Bill Marr, Randy Olson, Jodi Cobb, Sarah Leen, Andrew Lichtensteen, Brian Storm, Daryl Peveto to name just a few.

The Missouri Photo Workshop (mpw) is offering a full scholarship for exceptional students.

$1,100 includes $600 mpw tuition waiver for one WVU student and $500 stipend provided by the PIR SOJ to cover room, board, and gas to get there!

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WVU Children's Hospital Development Office Student Internship

The WVU Children’s Hospital Development Office seeks an energetic and creative self-starter to serve as a Student Intern for the 2011-2012 academic year. The WVU Children’s Hospital Development office is a fundraising team that financially supports the not-for-profit. WVUChildren’s Hospital: services, care, programs, research, and more.

Job Description:

• Assists in preparing text and design for newsletters, invitations, brochures, flyers, and other promotional materials.
• Prepares mass mailings
• Performs administrative tasks and other duties as assigned
• Position is part-time (10 hours per week) and is unpaid

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Travel Photography Scholarship opportunity

WorldNomads.com in conjunction with National Geographic Channel are offering one talented individual the chance to be mentored by National Geographic photographer, Jason Edwards, one of the world’s leading wildlife and remote landscape photographers.

The scholarship recipient will go on assignment to to photograph in Kruger National Park, the heart of Big 5 game country. They will also photograph Cape Town in all its vibrant colour and visit a pre-school community project on the outskirts of Cape Town, offering a well rounded view of modern South Africa, courtesy of South African Tourism.

The winner of the scholarship will be flown to South Africa from their country of residence where they will join an 8-day trip with Gap Adventures.

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