CCS: Career Opportunities for 4/27/16

Use Keywords to find opportunities that fit YOU!

Keywords: Job, Full-time, Paid, Journalism, Internships, Summer, Open sign-up
Employer: Southern Newspapers, Inc.
Opportunity: On-campus interviews help on Thursday, April 28 for jobs and internships for photojournalists, graphic designers, feature writers, magazine editors, sports reporters and editors, copy editors, news reporters and more at any of Souther Newspapers Inc’s 14 newspaper in Texas and Alabama.
Apply: For more information and instructions to apply go to CareerSource – Campus Interviews I Qualify For
Deadline: Wednesday, April 27 at 12pm (noon)

Keywords: Fellowship, City Hall, Grant Writing, Public Engagement
Employer: Austin City Hall
Opportunity: 2016-2017 LCCE-Austin City Hall Fellows Program.  The LCCE-Austin City Hall Fellows Program develops civic leaders among UT-Austin students
across all disciplines. Students selected for the program engage in discussions with residents and neighborhood associations in communities across Austin and organize alongside residents to explore and define community priorities for revitalization. Over the
course of the year, students will be engaged in capacity-building for the City of Austin, which may or may not include: conducting outreach to a selected neighborhood; asset and resource mapping in a neighborhood, as well as identifying and meeting community
leaders; and providing grant-writing support for residents and nonprofits.
Apply:  You can find the application at
Deadline: Sunday, May 1

Keywords: Volunteer, Non-Profit
Employer: YMCA of Austin
Opportunity: Family Play Day, this Saturday, April 30.  This event is designed to inform families in the city of the free services offered at the Y.  Over 500 families are expected to be served.  Event Information:
Apply: Volunteer Sign-up:
Deadline: Saturday, April 30

Keywords: Info Session, Radio-Television-Film, Los Angeles, Austin
Info Session: Rooster Teeth
Dates & Times: Monday, May 2 from 5pm-6pm
Location: BMC 5.214
Description: Join Full Screen Media/Rooster Teeth for an information session about upcoming internship opportunities with Rooster Teeth.  WHO WORKS AT FULLSCREEN?  Creators. Producers. Designers. Managers. Thinkers. Doers. Relationship builders. United by a common passion for new possibilities in media and a common mission to empower today’s creators.

If you’re not already familiar with Rooster Teeth, learn more about this pioneering Austin based studio, the creators of the longest-running web series in history, Red vs Blue. In 2014 Rooster Teeth’s first feature film, Lazer Team, smashed crowdfunding records when the film raised more than $2.6 million on IndieGoGo.

Keywords: Career Exploration
Employer Site Visits: Career Connect: Dallas
Dates & Times: Monday, May 9 at 7am through Tuesday, May 10 at 5pm; Students must be available for both days.
Description: Communication Career Services is taking 20 students to visit employer works sites in Dallas, TX – PepsiCo, Republic Editorial (post-production company), and The Richards Group – for an opportunity to learn more about their industries, recruiting processes, and partake in a unique networking event.  Interested students must RSVP for this event on CareerSource!  Students are required to use the transportation and lodging provided by Communication Career Services.

Need accommodations? If you need accommodations for any of the above events, please contact or at 512-471-9421 five business days in advance.

Need prep help? Resume, Cover Letter, Interview, etc. Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a CCS career advisor, stop by our offices in BMC 2.302 or call us at 512-471-9421. Drop-in advising is available during the fall and spring semesters, every Tuesday from 2:00-4:00 pm and Wednesday from 9:00 – 11:00 am on a first-served basis. Drop-in advising appointments are limited to 15 minutes.