Saint Leo University 2017-2018 Student Newspaper FWS Staff Position in Saint Leo, Florida

The Lions’ Pride is looking to fill the following positions:

  • Staff Writers

  • Copyeditors

  • Cartoonists

  • Photographers

  • Multimedia Writers/Designers (video, audio, slide shows, etc.)

  • Advertising Representatives

  • Occasionally, we need an editor position filled. Please check the newspaper or stop by the newspaper office to inquire about these positions.

  • Cover campus news, breaking news, feature stories, general news, meetings, sports events, and more. These events can be at any time of day or night.

  • Interview people for articles – the ability to talk to people in person.

  • Write weekly articles and take photos (and possibly shoot video) to accompany the articles.

  • Attend weekly meetings, which are mandatory, unless class conflicts.

  • Reliability, dependability, professionalism, and a willingness to learn.


  • Strong vocabulary, spelling and grammar skills, and a knowledge of writing. Otherwise, a willingness to learn these skills is needed.

  • Knowledge of digital photography and downloading photos preferred, but not required.

  • Ability to use Pagemaker, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, InDesign, and Adobe Premier Video Editing not required, but an added bonus.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills needed to balance work with school.

  • The ability to work effectively in a team environment. The ability to assist other teammates and work when necessary to accomplish the goals of a weekly newspaper.

  • Must be dependable, self-motivated, and able to work under pressure, meet weekly deadlines, and possess good communication skills with team members.

ID: 2017-1374

External Company Name: Saint Leo University

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