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American Marketing Association hiring editorial intern

The American Marketing Association is hiring a content/editorial intern. This person must be a rising junior or senior, and must come from an accredited school, which Drake SJMC is. The job is in Chicago.


Panhellenic Council looking for videographer

Panhellenic Council is looking for someone to create a promotional video for fraternity and sorority life. This is an unpaid position, but may be of interest to a student wanting to develop a professional portfolio. Contact Sophie Gray (, vice president of marketing for the Council, if you are interested.

Iowa Lottery event marketing internship

The Iowa Lottery has an event marketing summer internship.  The application deadline is March 25. The successful applicant must be age 21 or older, will return to Drake in the Fall to continue studies, and have a clean driving record, to use Iowa Lottery vehicles.

Details are available here:

Searching for photographers

The Alpha Delta Pi recruitment and marketing team is in need of multiple photographers to take group and individual photos at the spring photoshoot on April 6. These photos would be used as promotional material and published on the Alpha Delta Pi website, social media, and put up around the ADPi house. If any students are interested in building their portfolio and would be interested in helping, please contact

Possible volunteer opportunities with NCAA women’s basketball tournament

Volunteer for the NCAA women’s basketball tournament to POSSIBLY be held next week, March 22 and 24, at Drake. Drake will find out if it is selected on the NCAA Women’s Basketball Selection show on Monday, March 18, at 6 p.m. CDT. Sign up link:

28th annual Iowa Motion Picture Awards

The 28th Annual Iowa Motion Picture Awards

Iowa’s version of the Academy Awards

Sharing their professional experience and insights will be keynote speakers Neil Cunningham and Casting Director Ellen Chenoweth [Inside Llewyn Davis, A Serious Man, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs 2018, No Country for Old Men, Doubt, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, True Grit, Michael Clayton, The Bourne Legacy, Men In Black 3, Terms of Endearment, Broadcast News, Rocksteppy (David Lynch M.A. in Film), The Natural, Good Night & Good Luck, Ruthless People, Burn After Reading, Down & Out in Beverly Hills, Bridges of Madison County, You Don’t Know Jack).  Currently in production — Harry Hart (2020), In the Shadow of the Moon (2019), The Goldfinch (2019), The Woman in the Window (2019), The Undoing-TV Series (2020) Six Episodes.]

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain insight from the winner of the Robert Altman Award – Film Independent Spirit Awards and Prime Time Emmy nominee.

Order tickets at WWW.IMPA.TV

Pre-order $20 – Includes Hors D’Oeuvres & Dinner Banquet 5-7 PM
At the door $25

Iowa’s version of the Academy Awards recognizes outstanding creative and technical achievement in Iowa’s moving image production industry, in all its forms. Just a few of the categories include Short Form Entertainment, Long Form Entertainment, Documentary, Web Series, Animation, Educational, Commercials, PSAs,  Screenwriting, Directing, Acting, Original Music Score, Director of Photography, Lighting, Editing, Visual Effects, Sound Track Audio Mix,

Student Productions K-12, and Student Productions-College.


10 AM – 5 PM  Screenings of Selected Nominated Entries in the Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 North Main, Fairfield, IA  52556 [Screening schedule will be posted at on Monday, March 25.]

5-7 PM  Networking, Red Carpet Interviews, Hors d’oeuvres, Banquet, Cash Bar; Fairfield MFRS Expo Hall, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 North Main, Fairfield, IA 52556

7 PM  Awards Ceremony in the Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, inside the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center.


Student copy editor needed for sport psychology journal

The Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) needs a student copy editor for Frontiers in Psychology of Sport, Exercise, and Performance. The copy editor will perform the following tasks:

  • Copy editing
  • Professional article formatting (with provided Adobe InDesign template)
  • Sending formatted articles to Drake Cowles Library
  • Social media promotion of published works via Twitter

AASP, through its Foundation, will cover the student copy editor scholarship funds for the length of this contract.  Student copy editors will receive $1,250 per one-year contract. The contract runs from September 2019-September 2020.

To apply for the position please send a resume and cover letter to by Friday, March 15.