Public Relations Intern, Drake Univ. Communications

The Office of University Communications is seeking a public relations intern to assist the Digital Media Specialist during the fall semester of 2015, and into spring 2016, depending on the student’s interest.
Tasks will include:
-Writing feature-style articles for alumni e-newsletter (1-2 stories a month, approximately 400-500 words each)
-Assist in production and distribution of press releases on an as-needed basis (4-6 releases a week)
-Assist with media calls, and other media relations tasks
-Compile DU in the News reports – responsible for collecting daily media hits
-Attending Blue and editorial/PR meetings with full-time staff
-Assist in writing profiles for the Expert Guide

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and writing samples to by Monday, September 14. This is a paid position.