Student Journalist Resume Samples

The main job purposes of hiring a Student Journalist are to gather information, write news pieces, and present the news in a balanced and honest manner. Apart from investigating and reporting on current events, these professionals complete the following tasks mentioned on the Student Journalist Resume – working on articles and features that update and influence public opinion, assessing leads, and pitching captivating story ideas to editors, ensuring that the stories meet all regular and recurring deadlines, reviewing and editing work for editorial approval, using all findings to prepare clean, concise, and factual articles, adhering to the ethical code of the profession, collecting and deciphering data, and staying up-to-date on the latest news, and developments.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – work experience in the field, the ability to maintain an ethical and objective standard in reporting, the ability to meet deadlines and accurately fact-check information, excellent observation and judgment skills, and superb communication skills. Fearless candidates for this job should possess talent and enthusiasm for digging into real stories and uncovering the truth. A bachelor’s degree in journalism and communication is required.

Student Journalist Resume example

Student Journalist Resume

Summary : Student Journalist is Helping with research of journalism trends including a survey of journalists, outlets and beat areas in the state of Indiana. Performing clerical duties such as help with scheduling, printing, typing, etc. Working on award submission entries including writing copy, editing simple audio files and organizing relevant entry information.

Skills : Planning, Audio File Assistant.

Description :

    1. Participated in daily brainstorming sessions to establish goals for producing editorial content and art that advance Bryant’s strong brand reputation.
    2. Contributed to editorial and newsroom meetings by providing new and unique story ideas, providing feedback on others’ ideas, and working with the content team to ensure that all facets of the Bryant community and culture are represented in both print and digital content.
    3. Researched, reported, wrote, fact checked, and published one or more assigned stories per day as assigned by the Deputy Editorial Director, and/or the Senior Director of Marketing & Communications. 
    4. Took and edited photos and/or video to support assigned stories with direction from appropriate members of the content team.
    5. Prepared stories and artwork for publication online in Bryant’s content management system (Drupal).
    6. Contributed articles to Bryant publications as needed and directed by the Deputy Editorial Director.
    7. Researched, compiled, and wrote articles relating to Bryant’s programs and initiatives; tracked alumni developments and solicits news; follows trends in the higher education, business and healthcare industries.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS


Student Journalist Resume

Summary : Student Journalist is Working with news management to examine significant ideas for news reports and features. Evaluating/analyzing leads and tips to develop story ideas. Cultivating and maintaining credible news sources. Shooting and editing video. Travelling to the scene of a news story, gather and compile information into the proper form for editing and broadcast.

Skills : Planning, Editing.

Description :

    1. Attended events and happenings on campus, to determine coverage and story angles.
    2. Worked the equivalent of a 5-day, 40-hour week, which will include night shifts and weekend work.
    3. Possessed excellent communication skills, show initiative and exercise good news judgment.
    4. Handled daily, short-term and long-term assignments simultaneously.
    5. Skilled and experienced working with digital photography and video creation in addition to experience with a DSL camera.
    6. Broke news, drive lead development on high-yield and distressed debt borrowers in Southeast Asia, India, and Australia.
    7. Worked collaboratively with our team of journalists, financial and legal analysts to develop leads and pursue stories in the market.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                MS


                Student Journalist Resume

                Summary : Student Journalist with 8 years of experience in Participating in occasional training sessions. Meeting with a variety of newsroom team members in a series of one-on-one meetings intended to build understanding of newsroom operations and other career opportunities. Collaborating with other team members to foster a positive and productive culture and contribute toward the overall growth of the CPM.

                Skills : Leadership, Journalist.

                Description :

                  1. Created story telling of the highest journalist standards.
                  2. Edited a variety of video elements including voice-overs, SOTS, packages, graphics, and teases.
                  3. Operated non-linear edit systems and experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere, After Effects & Photoshop) is a plus.
                  4. Must have a professional demeanor and worked well as a team player with news team and staff at all times.
                  5. Multi-tasked, handled editing assignments and capturing feeds and FTP material, while constantly monitoring quality control.
                  6. Oversaw live shots in ENG for shows, breaking news, streams, etc.
                  7. Helped with research of journalism trends including a survey of journalists, outlets and beat areas in the state of Indiana.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Management
                      Education
                      Education
                      MS

                      Student Journalist Resume

                      Summary : Student Journalist is Assisting and shadowing other reporters in the production of original enterprise journalism. Joining regular planning and development meetings With guidance from manager, work with Crosscuts producers and others in the newsroom to help identify potential audio and video storytelling opportunities. May pursuing occasional reporting opportunities on other assignment desks (news, investigative).

                      Skills : Desk Assistant, Developmental Skills.

                      Description :

                        1. Performed clerical duties such as help with scheduling, printing, typing, etc.
                        2. Worked on award submission entries including writing copy, editing simple audio files and organizing relevant entry information.
                        3. Developed and maintained contacts in the credit market as well as with insolvency practitioners and advisors.
                        4. Attended conferences and events.
                        5. Identified regular and opportunistic publicity of Columbia’s students, faculty, programs, activities, and events.
                        6. Experienced crafting crisis/issues management communication and coordinating spokesperson media prep.
                        7. Interested in the visual, performing, media and communication arts and experience working with diverse cultures and communities desired.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          7-10 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Management
                          Education
                          Education
                          Diploma

                          Student Journalist Resume

                          Headline : Student Journalist is participating in a one-week onboarding that acquaints the Fellow with the various parts of Cascade Public Media (CPM). Pitching story ideas to the Arts & Culturing editor on a weekly basis. Producing written content on a regular basis, including brief calendar listings, reported event previews, short artist profiles and narrative features.

                          Skills : Planning, Profile Planner.

                          Description :

                            1. Maintained confidentiality of information.
                            2. Organized assignments and supervises The Chanticleer's editorial staff daily.
                            3. Recruited the editorial staff and volunteer writers, photographers, and editors.
                            4. Conducted regular staff meetings to plan The Chanticleer's coverage and publication.
                            5. Arranged training for editors, writers, photographers, and others involved in coverage and publication.
                            6. Met regularly with the director of student media to discuss The Chanticleer's coverage and publication.
                            7. Prepared and revised The Chanticleer Policy Manual in consultation with the director of student media.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          5-7 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          MS

                                          Student Journalist Resume

                                          Objective : Student Journalist is shooting, writing and editing News Packages and VO/SOTS; Knowledged of PremierePro, camera equipment, and strong writing skills; Ability to working effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures; Employing shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.

                                          Skills : Trainer, Camera Equipment.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Represented The Chanticleer at public events and professional meetings on campus and off campus.
                                            2. Met regularly with university administrators and student, faculty and community groups to discuss current events and to assess the effectiveness of The Chanticleer's coverage.
                                            3. Monitored digital media analytics to gauge The Chanticleer's effectiveness in reaching its audience.
                                            4. Supported the growth and development of reporters, regardless of their level of experience.
                                            5. Worked cooperatively with other editors in the newsroom to help support St. Louis Public Radio’s mission to inform our community with news that matters.
                                            6. Understood that journalism can no longer abide by the old norms that have excluded communities of color both in the newsroom and in our coverage, and be willing to work toward a truly equitable newsroom, while still maintaining journalistic integrity.
                                            7. Supervised a core team of content managers and help curate engaging material for the Columbia website, printed materials, email campaigns and other communications for prospective students and alumni.
                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                            Experience
                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                            Level
                                                                            Executive
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Education
                                                                            MS

                                                                            Student Journalist Resume

                                                                            Objective : Student Journalist is Developing story ideas. Conducting research and interviews. Writing compelling stories for digital and print publications. Editing material for publication. Understanding and applying best practices in documenting multiculturalism and diversity in digital media and publications.

                                                                            Skills : Journalist, Digital Media Assistant.

                                                                            Description :

                                                                              1. Developed and implemented strategic media and public relations plans that support Columbia's initiatives and objectives to broaden awareness and raise the profile of the College and its work.
                                                                              2. Oversaw and provided direction on the development of social media campaigns, increase engagement, and broaden relationships with online influencers for Columbia’s social platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.
                                                                              3. Built strong, positive working relationships with college administrators, faculty and staff that will lead to a long-term and sustainable infrastructure for strategic media relations.
                                                                              4. Oversaw the content and production of weekly newsletter with distribution to faculty, staff and parents.
                                                                              5. Partnered with the Office of the Development and Alumni Relations in the promotion of major initiatives and campaigns where strong media presence is key to achieving program objectives and fundraising efforts.
                                                                              6. Led and performed hands-on public/media relations work in an entrepreneurial department environment in collaboration with the other team members, including but not limited to: implementing plans, responding to direct media inquiries, researching college facts and resources, identifying college news sources, proactively communicating with journalists across media outlets to advance the mission of the college, and managing external consultants.
                                                                              7. Developed, reviewed, edited and directed production of communication materials such as op-eds, news releases, fact sheets, web content, media kits and other related materials that support the college's communications.
                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                            Experience
                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                            Level
                                                                            Junior
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Education
                                                                            MS

                                                                            Student Journalist Resume

                                                                            Objective : Student Journalist is Representing The Chanticleer at public events and professional meetings on campus and off campus. Meeting regularly with university administrators and student, faculty and community groups to discuss current events and to assess the effectiveness of The Chanticleer's coverage. Monitoring digital media analytics to gauge The Chanticleer's effectiveness in reaching its audience.

                                                                            Skills : Auditing, Analyst.

                                                                            Description :

                                                                              1. Strengthen internal, public and media relations infrastructure and operations.
                                                                              2. Provided direction and oversight on policies, procedures, and systems for managing workflow, providing timely updates to the AVP, measuring success, and communicating success to various constituents.
                                                                              3. Ensured efficient procedures and systems are in place for decentralized communicators across the college to elevate the internal standard of media awareness and management.
                                                                              4. Liaised with academic departments, offices, and campus cultural units like galleries, centers, and museums to proactively identify relevant, compelling, newsworthy stories to promote institutional achievements and increase positive coverage of the college.
                                                                              5. Collaborated with colleagues to ensure consistency of institutional communication efforts.
                                                                              6. Directed staff responsible for developing pitches, news releases, articles, public service announcements, photo captions, and other publicity-related materials for potential media coverage. 
                                                                              7. Identified targeted lists and supervise distribution and delivery.
                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                            Experience
                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                            Level
                                                                            Executive
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Diploma

                                                                            Student Journalist Resume

                                                                            Objective : Student Journalist is Maintaining confidentiality of information. Organizing assignments and supervises The Chanticleer's editorial staff daily. Recruiting the editorial staff and volunteer writers, photographers, and editors. Conducting regular staff meetings to plan The Chanticleer's coverage and publication.

                                                                            Skills : Planning, Staff Programmer.

                                                                            Description :

                                                                              1. Oversaw and managed daily news coverage.
                                                                              2. Ensured that senior leaders are notified of any sensitive public issues and coordinate response.
                                                                              3. Tracked/archived relevant coverage.
                                                                              4. Evaluated/recommended media monitoring resources (blogs and mainstream media).
                                                                              5. Served as secondary media contact when crisis communication plan is in effect.
                                                                              6. Directed operations of Campus Communications staff, including planning and managing department budget. Directly supervise assigned staff, freelancers, and other external resources.
                                                                              7. Assessed and manage performance.
                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                            Experience
                                                                            0-2 Years
                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                            Level
                                                                            Entry Level
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Education
                                                                            MS

                                                                            Student Journalist Resume

                                                                            Objective : Student Journalist is Arranging training for editors, writers, photographers, and others involved in coverage and publication. Meeting regularly with the director of student media to discuss The Chanticleer's coverage and publication. Preparing and revising The Chanticleer Policy Manual in consultation with the director of student media.

                                                                            Skills : Training, Editing Material.

                                                                            Description :

                                                                              1. Assisted in writing and production of radio broadcast.
                                                                              2. Contributed to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations.
                                                                              3. Executed strategies that engage and grow audiences across all digital devices.
                                                                              4. Wrote, produced and edited material that appeals to target audiences.
                                                                              5. Researched production topics using the internet, video archives, and other information sources.
                                                                              6. Provided training as needed.
                                                                              7. Wrote remarks, serve on committees, assist with events and institutional initiatives and projects for the President and other senior administrators, as assigned.
                                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                                Experience
                                                                                0-2 Years
                                                                                Experience Level
                                                                                Level
                                                                                Entry Level
                                                                                Education
                                                                                Education
                                                                                Diploma