University of Wisconsin–Madison

Digital Media Internship

Employer WWMV-LP Radio, 95.5 FM
Location Madison, WI
Type Internship
Apply by October 13, 2018
Posted on September 13, 2018

Description

The Digital Media Internship is an opportunity for college students interested in graphic design and/or photography to help design and produce graphics, photos, for print and multi-media for WWMV-LP, 95.5FM, Madison’s newest community radio station. Interns will develop creative messaging, branding, graphic and visual elements to represent the radio station and celebrate the diversity of the Madison community.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
• Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics, and layouts
• Prepare rough drafts and present your ideas
• Design and produce visual graphics for multi-media including, websites, flyers, social media, and promotional material
• Meet with Radio Station Manager regularly

Commitment:
• 10 hours a week for the semester
• Mainly on site, some work from home and some in the community
• Year-long preferred, semester-long welcomed

Desired Knowledge and Abilities:
• Motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently
• Graphic design and/or photography experience
• Knowledge of Adobe photoshop, Adobe lightroom, and other digital media programs
• Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics, and layouts
• Strong communication interpersonal skills
• Patience and flexibility

School Credit:
• UW- Madison: Earn up to 3 Independent Study or Directed Study credits through the Journalism and Communications Departments
• Edgewood: Earn 3 or 4 Independent Study credits hours through the Communications Department.

For more information about the application process, contact Corey Whitmore, Radio Station Manager, 608-833-4979 ext 204; or corey@lcecmadison.org.