This Winter Session, students are invited to join the University of Delaware's Office of Communications and Marketing social media team.

Winter social media internship

Students invited to apply for Winter Session social media internship at UD


3:21 p.m., Nov. 18, 2013--This Winter Session, students are invited to join the University of Delaware’s Office of Communications and Marketing (OCM) social media team.

As a vital part of the team, social media interns gain professional experience, bolster their digital literacy and have opportunities to take on a range of projects. 

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Students interested in interning with the team during Winter Session 2014 can apply for the following positions:

  • Content manager: Content managers will run the Blue Hen Says Facebook and Twitter accounts. This includes creating content and strategies for multiple platforms, monitoring comments and interacting with Blue Hen Says’ audience members. During Winter Session, the content manager will also run UD’s Tumblr account.
  • Multimedia manager: The multimedia manager will shoot and edit videos, create Vine videos for the University’s account, and create graphics for various platforms such as Vine, Instagram and Pinterest. 
  • Special projects coordinator: The responsibilities of this position vary from semester to semester, past projects have included researching and developing new strategies, launching new platforms, assisting with planning, covering social media events on-campus and creating contests and campaigns. The special projects coordinator also oversees the #UDiversity social media initiative.
  • International account coordinator: The international account coordinator creates content for the University’s Weibo account, covers international events on-campus and researches international social media trends. 

To apply, email a cover letter and resume to by 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 25. All applicants should designate which position they are applying for in their cover letter.

OCM will also be offering several internship opportunities during spring semester. Specific instructions about applying for spring semester social media internships will be available in early December. 

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