Category Archives: Graphic Design

Scholarships from Alliance for Women in Media

The 2019 Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) Scholarship Program is now accepting applications!  AWMF recognizes and supports future generations of women in media with nearly $20,000 in scholarships awarded annually, thanks to the generous help of our partners.  We are proud to provide deserving young women the opportunity to complete their education and meet their full potential.

To learn more about our scholarship opportunities and to apply, visit  Scholarship materials are due by April 23, 2019.



Applications open for 2019-20 student media leaders

Want to direct the campus conversation?

The Board of Student Communications is currently taking applications for leaders of Drake’s student media. You could be the editor-in-chief (EIC) of Drake Political Review during caucus season or the president of the Drake Broadcasting System, directing the content of KDRA 94.1 The Dog, coverage of the Drake Relays, and more. Applications for all BSC leadership positions—EIC of The Times-Delphic, Drake Mag, Drake Political Review, DUiN and Periphery, as well as president of Drake Broadcasting System—are due by 5 p.m. March 15. Please include a resume and cover letter discussing why you are suited to the position. Applications should be emailed to Prof. Jeff Inman ( and Journalism Senator Jessica Spangler ( If you have questions regarding the positions, feel free to email as well.


Preemptive Love Coalition looking for summer interns

Are you interested in pursuing peace and healing across enemy lines through humanitarian service and international entrepreneurship? Join the Preemptive Love Coalition in Iraq as a 2019 intern.

You will be an essential part of the Preemptive Love team, experiencing transformational love in a culture very different from your own. If selected, you will be required to raise a portion of funds to cover travel and living expenses. All applications must be received by March 15, 2019.

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Radio promotions and marketing internship

Saga Communications’ Des Moines Radio Group is hiring for seasonal promotions and marketing part-time positions for summer 2019. The position will run from May through August. The position provides an opportunity for students who are interested in careers in either radio broadcasting or marketing and promotions.

Interns will have an opportunity to attend station events, concerts and private listener VIP parties. They will network with department heads, on-air staff and industry insiders. Des Moines Radio Group serves nearly 300,000 listeners on nine stations.

Requirements for the job:

  • Able to work 10-26 hours/week
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Able to think outside the box
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 computer skills required; Adobe skills preferred
  • Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license
  • Available to work nights and weekends
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

Preferred but not required skills:

  • Able to shoot and edit video
  • Able to shoot and edit photos
  • Knowledge of graphic design programs
  • Basic event planning skills
  • Knowledge of broadcast radio equipment and programs

To apply, send resume, cover letter and recommendations no later than March 15 to:

Rob Lembke
Promotions director
1416 Locust St.
Des Moines, IA 50309

No phone calls please. Des Moines Radio Group is an equal opportunity employer.


Research assistant, SJMC centennial exhibit

The Drake School of Journalism and Mass Communication is looking for a qualified student to conduct research and work with Cowles Library archivists to create an exhibit on the history of the SJMC. The School will celebrate 100 years of journalism education at Drake in 2019-2020, and centennial events will begin with an exhibit and event in Cowles this spring.

The student research assistant will conduct research using SJMC and library  materials to create a timeline of important events in the history of the School; identify and write a narrative to illustrate the School’s story; help University archivists create the display, and work with the dean to organize and publicize the public event to accompany the exhibit. The research assistant will be paid $9/hour and work with SJMC Dean Kathleen Richardson as well as Cowles librarians. Doing the project as an academic independent study for credit is also a possibility.

The qualified student will have a strong work ethic and ability to work independently as well as with others in order to complete this important project. Attention to detail is a must, along with strong writing and editing skills. Design and multimedia skills would be a plus to help with the display.

To apply, please send a resume and brief explanation about why you are interested in and qualified to work on this project to Dean Kathleen Richardson at


PR and events intern, On With Life rehab

On With Life, a non-profit brain injury rehabilitation organization, is looking for a detail-oriented, independent intern to help with public relations and event management. This opportunity is great for experienced students who want to lend their time and talent to a worthwhile cause. This internship will provide a unique experience with hands-on learning at On With Life. Interns with the following backgrounds are ideal for the position: Event Management, Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, Marketing or working towards a nonprofit emphasis. Please email with any questions. A link to the description and application is available here: This is an unpaid internship, but academic credit can be obtained if needed.

Iowa brewer looking for marketing assistant

Toppling Goliath, a brewer based in Decorah, Ia., is looking to add a full-time marketing assistant to our team, working with our Marketing Director to create content to advertise, promote, and support the TG brand. This position would run TG’s social media sites, create content for those platforms and communicate with customers online. Design, photography, videography, HTML, and writing skills are a must. This position would help with day to day design needs for the company, marketing plan creation, and website upkeep. Looking for a driven candidate with real-world experience who is passionate about design, marketing, and branding.

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