Category Archives: Jobs

Yes, There Are Jobs! UMass Journalism’s Alumni Night To Be A Good One!

Back From The Front: WHEN:  Thursday, April 21, from 7:30-9 p.m. WHERE: Bernie Dallas Room, Room 506, Goodell Hall. WHAT: We’ve invited six recent Journalism graduates for a discussion of their experiences in the shape-shifting journalism market. WHO:  The panelists … Continue reading

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Yes, there are jobs! is looking for entrepreneurial, professionally-trained journalists who will help to launch and maintain local news websites in North Central Connecticut, including in the Mass. border towns of Enfield, Suffield and Stafford. These full-time online journalism jobs involve daily … Continue reading

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Foodie Opportunity at the Gazette!

The Daily Hampshire Gazette is looking for a local restaurant and food-beat freelance reporter. The writer would post newsy and interesting short articles to a GazetteNET-hosted blog at least three times a week. The posts will run from 150 to … Continue reading

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Why Blog? A Guide for Students

What are the elements needed for a good blog?  What makes for a good blogger?  Why should I blog?  Are bloggers really journalists? These are all questions I hear not only from students starting their own blogs, but folks in … Continue reading

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The New Jobs in Journalism aren’t the same as the Old Jobs

The headline that came across my Twitter feed today quickly drew my attention: “Jobs in Journalism Growing.” Wait, what? I have been saying the same thing for several years now, but always get strange looks.  Now, here was a post … Continue reading

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Job Openings at WSJ

Hello all, There are four jobs open, or about to open, which are suitable for recent graduates or those interested in working in our dynamic newsroom. Details are below. These positions are open to both internal and external candidates, so … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Falmouth Enterprise

The Enterprise has an opening for a reporter covering the schools in Sandwich and Bourne. This person would also be responsible for reporting on Bourne police and fire department news. The succesful candidate would be an energetic, curious, and amiable … Continue reading

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The 5 W’s of a Story Pitch

Brad Tuttle recently came to Bartlett Hall to deliver a talk about how students can make it in the world of freelance journalism.  Part of his presentation included an examination of how students can get their work published as freelance … Continue reading

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New England News Forum seeks deputy editor

Bill Densmore asked that I post this: The New England News Forum, a grant-funded research project of Prof. Norm Sims, managed by Bill Densmore and Meredith McCulloch, has a work-study position available for a UMass undergraduate journalism student. Work up … Continue reading

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