Internships & Jobs list maintained by the WT Department of Communication


In addition to the opportunities listed below, you can always look for jobs and internships on WT's job list (Handshake) -- even after you graduate! You can also learn about signing up for mock interviews here, too: https://www.wtamu.edu/student-support/career-services/job-search/handshake.html


Nike internships


Communications Intern, Golden Spread Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Marketing/Communications Unpaid Internship, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (remote option)

Communication Intern, City of Amarillo

Marketing Intern, ECU

Marketing Intern | Education Credit Union external job board (ultipro.com)


The Marketing Intern is responsible for assisting the marketing team in all basic areas from public relations, communications, campaign strategy and social media content. Under supervision, this intern will have a hand in all areas of the marketing process.


  • Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Assist in the management of ECU’s social media pages
  • Collaborate with our agencies on social media content and campaigns for ECU’s social media pages
  • Create in house content such as videos for ECU social media pages
  • Plan and collaborate with our agencies on social media campaigns that increase awareness of our branches and products/services
  • Plan and collaborate with our agencies on social media campaigns that engage our members and local community
  • Provide support in event planning
  • Provide support with internal and external public relations activities
  • Organize and keep inventory of promotional materials
  • Distribute promotional materials and newsletters to business and community partners

Media Internships, Amarillo Police Department

Our Public Information Office is seeking support with social media, audio, and visual communication. Below is a summary of the two projects:

Our Public Information Office manages the Amarillo Police Department social media accounts. We would like an analysis of the platforms we are using, our content, and an action plan for areas of improvement or growth. The project should include recommendations based on best practices and an executive summary provided to command staff.

The Public Information Office has launched a Podcast and YouTube channel. It would be helpful for an intern to review our content and make suggestions to increase our followers and offer ideas for future subject matters. The project should include a written analysis and presentation to command staff.

Sgt. Carla Burr is the lead PIO and will guide the interns on these projects.

2023 Summer Marketing Internship, HubSpot (remote or Cambridge, MA)

The Emerging Talent team recently re-opened a remote-inclusive Marketing Internship position slated to begin in Summer 2023. We would love to see students from West Texas A&M University apply. The link to the description of the role and application is here. This link I've shared will serve as a referral for your students from our program, so please ensure that they apply through this link. If you or your students have any questions about the role, please reach out to campusrecruiting@hubspot.com

Here are some of the skill sets that some of our teams look for:

  • Marketing excites you and you want to learn more.
  • You love to write.
  • You are analytical and have a thing for data.
  • You are ambitious and you work hard.
  • You are detail-oriented and quadruple check your work.
  • You are a do-er who loves fast-paced environments.
  • You have HEART; at HubSpot, we look for candidates that are: Humble, Empathy, Adaptable, Remarkable & Transparent
  • You bring well rounded & diverse knowledge and experience to the table.
  • Commitment to growing your leadership skills.


  • Currently enrolled student, through August 2023
  • Thoughtfully written cover letter
  • Optional: links to any relevant social media, digital content, or portfolio
  • Full-time availability (40 hours/week) from June to August 2023

2023 Summer Internship, Porter Novelli

Locations: New York, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, LA, Seattle, Washington, D.C.

Porter Novelli is a global purpose communication consultancy with offices across the US and internationally in London, Mexico City, and Canada. Our mission is to work with clients to find their authentic ambition to make a positive impact on society. We craft a unique brand position and build the internal and external communication strategies that drive perception and the bottom line. We know that having a clear purpose is essential to building a customer base that will support and advocate on behalf of any organization in any situation. And we can prove that companies with recognized values and vision perform better, year over year. This is our value proposition and our heritage. It’s what sets Porter Novelli apart.

About the position

We are looking for raising seniors or recently graduated students who want to kick-start their career in the Public Relations field. This three-month immersive internship program will provide training with top PR professionals. You will be assigned to one of our portfolio teams: Health, Government, Innovation, Food & Agriculture, Consumer & Cause, or Data Systems and Technology. You will be challenged to think differently, to bring diversity of thinking and experience and contribute to purposefully driven strategic communications activities for our clients.

The application process

If you are interested in the Porter Novelli hybrid Summer Internship program, please apply online. All applications will be reviewed, and the top 20 candidates will be interviewed. Our top 10 candidates will be asked to complete a short PR challenge and a writing assignment.

If you are driven, energetic and understand that bringing a great attitude to work is the key ingredient for success then we want to hear from you!

What You Will Be Doing

Assist in the development of written materials, including press kits, pitch letters, coverage recaps, and general client correspondence

Media monitoring for relevant trends, brand, and competitor coverage

Coordinate team meetings, call agendas, team notes, and administrative support for special events and/or conferences

Develop and regularly update media lists and editorial calendars; track media moves and update teams accordingly

Research and vet members of the media and publications; provide recommendations for new targets

Analyze industry and marketplace trends and summarize for teams

Create and maintain coverage reports and monthly dashboards

Support multiple account teams with various projects

Provide additional support to teams and office as necessary

Participate in office wide initiatives, including professional development and brainstorm sessions

The Experience That Comes With Your Success

You can efficiently organize and manage multiple tasks with a keen eye for details

Writing comes as second nature to you and in all forms, you express your ideas in a clear and concise manner

You ideally have previous internship experience in a public relations firm or school

Ability to work full-time (M-F) for the duration of the internship

Only applicants who are rising seniors or who have graduated will be considered

The anticipated hourly rate for this position is $18 - 20/hr. Employees from diverse or underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

The position is open to interns who want to be hybrid at one of our office locations in the US: New York, Chicago, Atlanta, LA, Seattle, Boston or D.C.

June 5th – August 18, 2023

Our ambition is simple – to become the most passionately recommended agency in the world. If you are a communications professional that shares our Social Purpose values of embracing imagination, collaborating fiercely, digging deeply, standing up for the right idea, liberating greatness and making a positive impact there's a home for you at Porter Novelli—Join Us.

To apply, please email resume to nicholasneptune@lagrant.com and kimhunter@lagrant.com.

Vital Voices, Spring 2023 Internship

(Remote; part-time stipend $500/month; full-time stipend $1000/month)

Vital Voices Global Partnership: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3338909719

Amarillo Angels Internship (available each semester)


Marketing and Social Media Internship (fall 2022)

(added by Dr. Kinsky on August 23, 2022; can be found on Handshake)

Office of Study Abroad and Nationally Competitive Scholarships

SCOPE: Join to Office of Study Abroad and Nationally Competitive Scholarships as our Marketing and Social Media intern. This is a unique opportunity to demonstrate your talent and build the experience you need to advance your social media and marketing career. As Marketing and Social Media Intern for our office, you will help our team recruit WT students to study abroad and apply for nationally competitive opportunities through presentations, recruitment events, and strategic marketing initiatives. Academic credit may be possible for students in Graphic Design, Communication, Marketing or related majors, upon approval by the respective College and/or academic advisor.

STRUCTURE: The Marketing and Social Media Intern reports directly to the Director of Study Abroad and Nationally Competitive Scholarships.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Develop a marketing and social media plan for the Office of Study Abroad and Nationally Competitive Scholarships. This plan should focus on target audiences based on available programs and appropriate advertisement options. This plan should include how to boost participation by underrepresented demographics.

Assist with recruiting projects for the Office of Study Abroad and Nationally Competitive Scholarships. This may include photo contests, workshops, fairs, orientations, info-sessions, third-party provider booths, presentations on campus, among others.

Update content on websites, digital signs, and social media pages on regular basis.

Create content (for printed and digital distribution) for events and programs.

Assist in the design of promotional items for the office.

Serve as initial point of contact for office; schedule appointments for office staff.

Answer students’ inquiries and maintain appropriate contact by managing office email account, answering phones, and meeting with students in person.

Maintain records of students visits, emails, and phone calls.

Collaborate with faculty and staff across campus, as well as external stakeholders as needed, to promote study abroad and nationally competitive scholarship opportunities.

Contribute ideas, feedback, and suggestions from a student perspective to implement improved programming.

Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: The individual who takes this position should be a strategic and gregarious self-starter who has a passion for study abroad.

Experience in a computerized office setting. The ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word and Adobe CS Suite is required.

Experience developing engaging social media content on platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and TikTok.

Experience reporting on social media performance.

Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

Experience in web design and development is a plus.

Photography and/or video skills preferred.

Previous participation in a study abroad program is preferred but not required.

Ability to maintain confidentiality.

TERM: This position requires a commitment of 15 to 20 hours per week, Monday – Friday. Some evening and weekend hours may be required. The position will work around a student’s schedule. The desired start date is August 22nd.

Potter County Sheriff's Office Intern (Amarillo)

This internship opportunity will be available for one student each semester going forward to learn about the role of a Public Information Officer. Contact Dr. Kinsky for details.

BerlinRosen, fall internships (NYC, DC, Remote)

[added by Dr. Kinsky on July 13, 2022]

The full-time program runs from early September 2022 to late December 2022/early January 2023. It is paid at $17 an hour, provides a $200 stipend, offers 3 days of PTO and is fully remote within the U.S. While we accept applications on a rolling basis, priority will be given to candidates who apply before July 26. Full-time work is required (40 hours/week).


Choice Media, fall internship (Amarillo)

[added on July 8, 2022]

Choice Media is seeking an intern for our Marketing Division and administrative assistant. Choice Media is celebrating its 30th Anniversary of providing marketing—currently billboards, digital billboards, directories and internet marketing—across Texas, Eastern New Mexico and Western Oklahoma.

This is a paid position beginning in the Fall of 2022. The internship will last approximately 10-12 weeks. There is a strong possibility for long-term employment after the internship is complete.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: *

You will also work closely with the sales team to support digital internet marketing, lead generation, follow-up, and sales support/enablement. Responsible for posting and expanding social media presence , and potentially be attending outside networking and marketing events. May also learn to do droning and editing.

Assist other team members as needed for bookkeeping, filing, distribution, phone and reception. The Company provides detailed training and opportunities for professional and personal development.

Ideal Candidate: *

· Must have strong communication skills, be pleasant, personable, and dependable

· Must be organized with an eye for detail

· Must have solid writing skills

· Must have basic computer skills (graphic arts and/or Quickbooks is a plus)

· Experience with social media marketing

. Experience and/or interest in sales

· Experience in graphic design preferred

Some Benefits Include:

· Closed on most holidays and all major holidays

· Fun company team building activities and events

· Personal and Professional growth opportunities

· If the position becomes long-term, paid time off is given as well as other benefits.

For more information on our company, please visit ChoiceMediaTx.com

Brad Tooley

11805 I-27

Amarillo, TX 79119

(806) 352-6585

(806) 678-6585 (cell)


NewsChannel 10, paid internship (and jobs)

[uploaded by Dr. Kinsky on July 7, 2022]


WT Study Abroad Office, Fall Intern


Colorado Avalanche, Summer Intern

Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (KSE) is an American Sports and Entertainment holding company based in Denver, Colorado. KSE is committed to providing world class sports and entertainment for both live and broadcast audiences. We are the employer of choice as the owner and operator of Ball Arena, DICK’S Sporting Goods Park, the Paramount Theatre, 1STBANK Center, Denver Nuggets (NBA), the Colorado Avalanche (NHL), Colorado Mammoth (NLL), Colorado Rapids (MLS), Altitude Sports & Entertainment, Major League Fishing/Fishing League Worldwide (MLFLW), Winnercomm, Outdoor Sportsman Group and SkyCam.

In order to be a world-world class organization, we need world-class team members to partner with KSE in our mission to be just that. Here at KSE, we offer internship opportunities for hardworking, passionate and driven individuals looking to break into the sports, entertainment and broadcast industry.

The KSE Internship Program consists of various internship opportunities throughout the year, within numerous departments throughout the organization. Internships are available on a term schedule (Spring, Summer, & Fall) and based on each department’s needs. Full descriptions of internship positions will be posted one to two months prior to the internship start date. The time commitment for an internship is 20-29 hours per week and interns will receive compensation based on the state’s minimum wage.


Don Harrington Discovery Center, Summer Marketing Intern


Griffin Wink, SEO copywriter intern (offices in Albuquerque, Lubbock and Amarillo) -- paid

The SEO Intern will assist the GriffinWink SEO team in a range of tasks as an introduction into the world of SEO Analysis and Strategy. The intern will have the opportunity to develop a solid understanding of online marketing, content creation, as well as on- and off-site promotion.

We will cover key areas of Search Engine Optimization including content strategy, keyword research, on-page SEO, technical SEO, off-page SEO, and other SEO disciplines. The focus of the internship is to teach how to use Search Engine Optimization to help businesses grow and thrive.

https://wtamu.joinhandshake.com/jobs/6410622/share_preview [added by Dr. Kinsky on April 29, 2022]

Telemundo Amarillo, paid internship

Telemundo Amarillo has an exciting opportunity for a bilingual student who is interested in a career in media. This is a part-time paid internship within our Telemundo News Station. The appropriate candidate must be a high school or preferably university student who is interested in the media or a similar career. We are looking for someone who has strong communication skills, both written and oral. The candidate MUST be bilingual and speak English and Spanish fluently. Anyone interested in applying for this incredible opportunity should submit their application online at the following link:


Golden Spread Electric Coop, Records Management Intern

Golden Spread Electric Coop, Member Services Intern

[both added by Dr. Kinsky on April 25, 2022]

Golden Spread Electric Coop in Amarillo has two internship opportunities that pay $16/hour. The Records Management Intern is perfect for general business or management majors. The Member Services Intern is great for marketing majors. Full job descriptions and details on how to apply are in Handshake.

BCW Summer Intern (Dallas or Austin)

Attached is an overview and job description for BCW’s HAROLD Internship Program. BCW is the third largest communication agency in the world with two offices in Texas: Dallas and Austin.

We are looking for a summer intern that would work in our Dallas or Austin office. This is a paid 10-week internship that we hope leads to full-time employment with the agency. BCW has returned to the office two days a week minimum while working remotely the other days. We would like the intern to be able to come into the Dallas or Austin office twice a week to learn and work with our teams.


executive vice president, Texas market leader


UCI Digital Graphic Design Intern

Paid position in Amarillo. See Handshake for details! [posted by Dr. Kinsky on 4/4/2022]

Horse Illustrated/Young Rider: two internships

[added by Dr. Kinsky on 3/30/2022]

Calling all students looking to dive into the equine publishing world!

We’re on the hunt for two talented interns to join the team managing nationally acclaimed magazines Horse Illustrated and Young Rider.

Internship duties will include:

Editorial intern will assist with print magazine production and proofreading as well as website posting and SEO.

Marketing intern will assist with partnerships, marketing campaigns and PR initiatives. Relevant college courses or experience preferred.

Both positions are fully remote and paid! Comment below or message me with any questions.

Applicants are encouraged to email your resume and a short cover letter to Rima Dorsey at rdorsey@egmediamags.com.

Texas Department of Agriculture, Communications Internship

[posted by Dr. Kinsky on 2/22/22]

"We have two summer internships available here at the Texas Department of Agriculture in our Communications division. We are accelerating our process this year due to the challenge summer interns can have here in Austin to find housing.

In order to give interns enough time to located housing our process will be concluded by the end of March, so please have any Communications student who may have an interest to apply as quickly as possible. Thank you.

Here is the link to the posting:

Intern - Communications (2 Positions Available) > Texas Department of Agriculture Website > Job Postings (texasagriculture.gov)

Thank you.


Reb Wayne

Director of Communications

Texas Department of Agriculture

512-475-1669 (office)

512-484-8914 (cell)


United Supermarkets, Summer Interns

[added by Dr. Kinsky on Feb. 18, 2022]

United Supermarkets is looking for Summer Interns! Interns are need in all aspects of our business, from Store Management to Marketing and many other departments. Candidates must submit most recent transcript along with 2 letters of recommendation. Must apply by April 1.

Link to apply: https://bit.ly/SummerInternships2022

WT Rec Sports, marketing intern

[added by Dr. Kinsky on Feb. 9, 2022]

WT Rec Sports is hiring a marketing intern to help with their website and social media.

Here is the job listing: https://wtamu.joinhandshake.com/stu/jobs/5938291?ref=preview-header-click

Summer Internship, Spotify, Creator Social Marketing (NYC, remote potential)

[added by Dr. Kinsky on Jan. 17, 2022]


Ketchum Summer Internships 2022 (multiple sites in U.S.)

You'll find summer internships in Dallas, D.C., L.A., Atlanta, NYC, Raleigh, Chicago and San Francisco on their jobs list, and applications are open now: https://careers-ketchum.icims.com/jobs/intro

PPHM Communications Assistant/Intern

"The most important aspect of the job is writing and managing social media along with being reliable." per Stephanie Price, Director of Marketing & Communications.

Here is the job on Handshake. https://app.joinhandshake.com/emp/jobs/5852570

Sod Poodles Internships (Amarillo)

The Amarillo Sod Poodles are currently taking internship applications for their 2022 season — from merchandising, communications, video production, stadium operations, accounting, and more.


NASA Internships: Summer 2022

"This is great for comm students interested in communicating science, video production, or science writing." -- from alumna Kelly Ramos


Texas Department of Agriculture Internships (needed for spring and summer 2022)

For those of you in or near Austin (or you'd like to be there in the summer), the Texas Department of Agriculture needs interns for this spring and this summer:

Intern - Communications (Full Time) > Texas Department of Agriculture Website > Job Postings (texasagriculture.gov) [open until 5 p.m. Jan. 10]

Intern - Communications (Part-Time) > Texas Department of Agriculture Website > Job Postings (texasagriculture.gov) [open until 5 p.m. Jan. 10]

Ball: Corporate Communications Internship

Ball is recruiting for our Summer 2022 interns. Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. This will be a full-time position for the summer for 10 weeks starting near the end of May/Early June 2022. (Based in Westminster, Colorado.)

The Ball Corporation Internship Program is a summer program that provides candidates with:

  • Practical experience on relevant projects while working with designated mentors
  • A competitive salary
  • Possible future employment
  • Housing stipend
  • In-house training
  • Group activities


Amarillo Little Theatre

Playbill Marketing Sales Intern

Job Description:

The Playbill Marketing Sales Intern will be responsible for new ad sales for the 2022-2023 Playbill. This includes identifying, preparing, contacting, and recruiting prospective advertisers. The majority of these contacts will be “cold calls”. The Intern will be responsible for ensuring that all contracts are completed appropriately and accurately. The Intern must conduct themselves professionally and represent the positive inclusionary philosophy of ALT. The Intern must demonstrate sufficient knowledge of and/or motivation to learn about the mission, vision, and operations of ALT in order to intelligently represent ALT in the community. The Intern will be required to have superb interpersonal skills, strong communication skills, and excellent organization skills. The Intern must be trustworthy, honest, and have the recommendation of their academic program.


This is an eight week paid internship ($20 per hour) requiring five hours per week of dedicated time during March and April. It also offers an incentive bonus of 20% of all new paid ad sales recruited by the Intern (to be paid in October 2022). The Intern will be under the supervision of Jason Crespin, Managing and Artistic Director. The Intern will also work closely with the current playbill chair. The Intern must have access to their own reliable transportation and will not be compensated for any travel required. The Intern must have access to their own computer and or mechanism for sending and receiving email.

Application Process:

Complete the attached application and bring it along with a resume, letter of introduction, and academic reference letter to the address below by January 31, 2022:

Jason Crespin

Amarillo Little Theatre

2019 Civic Circle

Amarillo, TX 79109

Business Hours: M-F 10AM-5 PM

Questions may be directed to jason@amarillolittletheatre.org

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal and Amarillo Globe-News are accepting interns for the spring, summer and fall semesters in 2022. Paid internship opportunities may be available beginning in the summer. We're looking for both visual story tellers/photojournalists as well as news, features and sports reporting interns. Please reach out to Adam Young, editor, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, at ayoung@lubbockonline.com. Send a resume and several clips demonstrating work.

LinkedIn Internships


Remote Social Media Intern VMLY&R


NASA Internships/Pathways Programs

There are a lot of opportunities for internships and pathways programs at NASA that can be explored here: https://intern.nasa.gov. There are comms positions at just about every NASA center!

Television Academy Foundation's 2022 Internships

The application period for the Television Academy Foundation’s 2022 Internship Program is now open for college media students nationwide. Graduate and undergraduate students studying television arts can apply for paid internships in the television industry now through January 19, 2022 at 5:00pm (PT) for spring and summer positions.

Internship categories include: Animation | Cinematography | Program Development | Directing | Editing | Interactive Media | News | Writing

All selected interns become lifelong members of the Television Academy’s alumni network, gaining access to exclusive networking opportunities, industry events and an online alumni platform. 2022 Internships may be in-person, hybrid or remote, depending on the opportunity, and are subject to change. As a condition of employment, the Academy Foundation will require all in-person or hybrid-work interns to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19. Reasonable accommodations will be considered.

Family Support Services, Amarillo

(unpaid; spring or summer 2022)

I am hoping to have an Advertising/PR intern for the spring semester, beginning as early in January as possible. This is a great chance to help with on-the-job event planning and marketing. I can work with whatever strengths the intern brings, i.e. graphics, social media, photography, writing, etc. My former interns now work in event planning, media, sales, marketing, and related fields.

Joette Campbell, Chief Development Officer Family Support Services of Amarillo


7136 Interstate 40 West, Amarillo, TX 79106, Park West B

Phone: 806.342.2503

Mobile: 806.236.3011



Amarillo Sod Poodles



I specifically need someone skilled in video editing and production that wants to work on videos for PPHM. Here is the job description and they can apply through Handshake. PPHM Marketing Assistant | WTAMU Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum | Handshake (joinhandshake.com)

Job title- PPHM Marketing Assistant

Job description

Be a part of the Marketing team for PPHM. Work under the Marketing Director to strategize and plan new creative videos and tactics to consistently increase awareness, attendance and interaction with the museum with a variety of target markets.

This position specifically focuses on PPHM video creation and editing in Adobe Premier or other similar professional video platforms. Videos are distributed through social media, the PPHM Member's Only Digital Newsletter and select other media outlets. This person will also work on graphic design projects designed in the Adobe Suite, Canva or similar professional platform as needs for the organization arise as well as use our website platform to make website edits.

Some light office work and other duties as assigned by the Marketing Director.

Most evening and weekend special event attendance required (about 1-2 per month).

To apply please submit your resume, cover letter, any video or graphic design samples and on-campus application through Handshake.

Prairie News, Associate Editor & Reporters (paid)

The Prairie News has an associate editor position ($11/hr.) and a couple of reporter ($10/hr.) positions available for spring 2023. The students interested will have to apply through Handshake, and they will need to submit a cover letter, a resume, and a writing sample in AP Style based on a specific prompt. The deadline to apply is Nov. 28. For more information, contact Dr. Garcia at ngarcia@wtamu.edu.

Marketing Coordinator, Quick Quack Car Wash, Amarillo

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs):


Marketing/Communications, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

[posted by Dr. Kinsky on July 11, 2022]

A former colleague just shared these two jobs with me to pass along here at WT. Sharing in case you or someone you know might be a good fit!


My department is hiring for two different positions: A website/social media specialist and a marketing specialist who will do a lot of work with our recruitment CRM (Salesforce/Marketing Cloud.) Neither of these is completely remote, as we are a small in-house team and we have to be on campus at times for any number of reasons. They are, however, hybrid. We are currently coming into the office a minimum of two days a week.

Website and Social Media Specialist (Position #724175 – Requisition #26708) https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=26708&lang=en

Marketing Professional (Position #682634 – Requisition #26652) https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=26652&lang=en

I would love to hire a WT grad! : )

Lori Westermann, MA

Director of Marketing, Communications & Alumni Relations

Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus


Enrollment Advisor, Amarillo College

[posted by Dr. Kinsky on June 17, 2022]

News Operations Manager, KBTX (Bryan, TX)

[posted by Dr. Kinsky on May 12, 2022]

"My name is Kejuan Brown. I'm the News Operations Manager at KBTX in Bryan, TX. We have an immediate opening for a full-time newscast director/master control hybrid position.

We're seeking candidates who are interested in a technical role behind-the-scenes.

If you know of any recent grads or soon-to-be grads that would be interested in the position, would you mind sharing the posting below with them."

Here's the job posting link: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/GRA1017GRYT/JobBoard/ae441110-89bd-444d-8ad2-b76c7b9db7a9/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=88e10ecd-e41c-4629-a7ab-dcd4f9948484&utm_source=LINKEDIN&utm_medium=referrer

Institute for Public Relations (IPR), several positions below

[added by Dr. Kinsky on April 25, 2022]

It’s a great opportunity for students to work part-time in research and PR for an industry organization while they are still undergraduate or graduate students. The deadline to apply is May 6 and we’re looking for them to start immediately. We are virtual and flexible in terms of scheduling. We’ve had students from University of Florida, Ohio State, Quinnipiac, New Jersey City University, and are open to any U.S.-based universities. Thank you for sharing!

IPR, Communications Assistant (Part Time)

Deadline to Apply: May 6

The Communications Assistant works on key IPR projects, programs, and events to help promote IPR’s mission. The candidate is expected to deliver professional work and be reliable, organized, professional, and detail-oriented. As part of a collaborative team, this position will have an opportunity to contribute ideas and make a difference in the industry. This position will report to the Senior Director of Communications. This position is based in the United States.

Application: Please email a resume, cover letter, and a graphic design sample to Communications Associate Brittany Higginbotham at brittany@instituteforpr.org.

IPR, Social Media Assistant (Part Time)

Deadline to Apply: May 6

The Social Media Assistant (SMA) will support the Institute for Public Relations (IPR) goals and mission by working on a variety of programs and projects. With the support of the Communications team, the SMA will help create, execute and maintain content on the IPR social media channels on a day-to-day basis and report to the Senior Director of Communications. This position is based in the United States.

Application: Please email a resume, cover letter, and a graphic design sample to Communications Associate Brittany Higginbotham at brittany@instituteforpr.org.

IPR, Research Assistant (Part Time)

Deadline to Apply: May 6

The Research Assistant will support the goals and mission of the Institute for Public Relations (IPR) by working on a variety of programs and projects. With the support of the Project and Outreach Manager, the Research Assistant will help manage research content, including drafting, designing, posting, and editing content on a day-to-day basis. The Research Assistant will report to the Project and Outreach Manager. This position is based in the United States.

Application: Please email a resume, cover letter, and a writing sample to Project & Outreach Manager Olivia Kresic at olivia@instituteforpr.org.

Tina McCorkindale, Ph.D., APR

President and CEO

Institute for Public Relations

Paramount, variety of full-time communication roles open in various locations

[added by Dr. Kinsky on Feb. 19, 2022]


Marketing Specialist, Betenbough (Lubbock)

[added by Dr. Kinsky 2/10/22]

The Marketing Specialist will implement and enhance internal and external marketing strategies to reach targets for brand awareness and increase lead generation.


Motion Graphics Designer (full or part-time option), Toot'n'Totum

[added by Dr. Kinsky 01/20/22]

We are seeking a motivated and energetic artist to join our company as our full-time, onsite Motion Graphics Designer. As part of our creative team, you create video content and assets for use across a wide variety of media, including social media, mobile platforms, and emerging media.

A collaborative mindset is an absolute must. Our ideal candidate is an expert in an array of Adobe products, including Photoshop, After Effects and Premiere. Project examples or creative portfolio must be available for review.

Motion Graphics Designer Duties and Responsibilities

• Create visually stunning video assets and content

• Collaborate with marketing team and other key stakeholders to brainstorm and create high quality video content that reflect branding priorities

• Take initiative on projects to over-deliver new and innovative solutions

• Create graphic templates for easy use by other team members

• Adhere to brand guidelines in ways that still push creative boundaries

• Editing video footage and adding effects/elements to enhance motion graphics

• Continue progress on extensive library of Human Resource Training videos

Motion Graphics Designer Requirements and Qualifications

• Prior experience with and a strong portfolio of motion graphics work

• Expert-level knowledge of Adobe Suite and common motion graphics design software

• A never-ending desire to learn new techniques and technology to advance your craft

• Excellent communication skills and can clearly articulate your ideas

• Superb visual and conceptual skills to solve problems and create novel solutions

• A keen eye for design and aesthetics

• Team player who thrives on communication and collaboration


Communications Manager, Institute for Public Relations (remote)

added by Dr. Kinsky on 1/7/2022


The Communications Manager manages and assists with key events and programs to help promote the

mission of the Institute for Public Relations. The candidate is expected to deliver professional work, be

reliable, organized, professional, a strategic thinker, and detail-oriented. A positive and professional

attitude with an ability to be flexible, proactive, and adapt in a fast-paced, nonprofit environment is a

must as well as strong interpersonal and writing skills. As part of a collaborative team, this position will

have an opportunity to contribute ideas and make a difference in the industry. The ability to work well

in a team environment and to effectively lead and manage projects is a must. This position reports to

the Sr. Director of Communications.

Responsibilities include:

• Promoting and planning events with the IPR team, including the IPR Bridge, IPR PRLF, and IPR Distinguished Lecture.

• Developing and implementing the social media strategy. Managing IPR social media.

• Developing and maintaining the content calendar, while keeping the team informed proactively.

• Assisting with IPR programs, including research report launches, webinars, and IPR Master Classes.

• Ensuring consistency of IPR branding and content (visual identity manual) and has a good eye for graphic design aesthetics.

• Participating in the overall strategic planning process.

• Conducting and reporting out organizational performance metrics.

Qualifications: Minimum of 2-3 years of related experience in communication or public relations. Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in communication, public relations, or a related field. Requires industry knowledge and the theoretical and practical aspects of the profession. Media relations experience and graphic design experience are a plus. Note: This is a remote position. Some travel is required.

How to Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to info@instituteforpr.org. Initial deadline: January 23, 2022

Regional Agriculture and Natural Resources Reporter (Lubbock)

The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal/lubbockonline.com, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, is seeking a regional agriculture and natural resources reporter who will pursue compelling stories about the leading economic and cultural drivers on the South Plains and Panhandle of West Texas.



https://careers.tiktok.com/m/campus "here’s the link for students and grads at TikTok. Tell the students to message me and I’ll create a custom link for the application to refer them!" -- from alumna Amanda Koontz



United Way Amarillo

Are you passionate about making an organizations brand come to life through digital media? We are looking for a Digital Marketing Coordinator. Come join our team!


Journalism openings at KTAB/KRBC (Abilene)

• Reporter/MMJ: https://bit.ly/30d9scz

• News Producer: https://bit.ly/3D0v4H6

• Digital Producer: https://bit.ly/2YvizEG

• Telemundo Anchor/Producer: https://bit.ly/3G77M4p

Abilene is an amazing place to start your career. Work in an impact-driven newsroom in a great city in the heart of Texas. [posted 11/9/2021]


Laurie Higgins-Kerley Owner of Dove Creek Ranch and Equine Rescue is looking for a Personal Assistant. Approximately 15-20 hours per week and flexible based on student class schedule.

Duties Include:

Assist with “Led by Horses” Program in marketing through social media, email, and website management.

Corporate donor management.

Office Management and scheduling.

Errands for Laurie as needed

Social Media and Website assistance.


High level of organization

Strong communication skills

Computer Savvy

Wordpress, Square, Graphic Design, Marketing and Social Media Platform Experience

(For college students, this is a great opportunity for a Marketing, Communications, Graphic Design or AG Communication and Media Major)

Hours needed: 3 - 4 weekdays – 4 hours at a time at the ranch. Hours flexible but must be between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Pay for this position is $15 per hour.

To apply for this position please email Laurie your resume at laurie@dovecreekequinerescue.org and call 806-236-2660 to set up an appointment.

Media Relations Specialist, TTU (Lubbock)