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Intern with The LAMP this fall!

By August 15, 2011 News No Comments

The LAMP seeks an intern to assist with a wide array of duties during the fall semester of 2011. Applicants should be organized, enthusiastic and motivated with an interest in media and education, and can expect to work 8-10 hours per week. This intern will work closely with LAMP senior staff. Responsibilities may include the following:

• Equipment management: Working with the workshop facilitators to make sure all cameras/tapes are ready to be used (charged, rewound, etc.), and all laptops are cleaned up and have their software synched up, as well as any other tools/apps/mp3s/media the facilitators want available on each laptop
• LAMPlatoon activity: Create ‘broken’ ads for LAMPlatoon project, identify target ads, engage/expand presence with social media communities such as YouTube and Twitter
• Blogging: Write short pieces to be published on The LAMPpost blog
• Provide assistance during workshops as needed/available
• Media and grant research
• Assistance at special events
• Note-taking during staff meetings
• Additional administrative support

Desired skills include the following:
• Working knowledge of WordPress, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Google Docs
• Basic editing skills for iMovie and GarageBand
• Comfort using Macbooks

The following skills are not required, but will be considered a bonus:
• Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash skills
• Fluency in Spanish not required
• Working knowledge of Constant Contact

If you’re interested, please send us an email with a cover letter expressing your interest and a resume.