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[Closed] ACT Fall 2016- Spring 2017 Student Reporter Recruitment

Recruitment Process

Recruitment Process

Apply -> Review the application and resume -> Interview -> Decision Made

Job description

Asian Campus Tribune (ACT) student reporters research and write stories for national, regional and local press including campus resources. They report on recent news and events, as well as on sports, arts and culture, science and business. They also cover local campus events, entertainment and human interest stories. This Fall 2016-Spring 2016 Recruitment hire reporters for Animal, Food and Fashion section specifically.

Work activities

  • Creating and uploading news content for the publication
  • Interviewing people in a range of different circumstances
  • Building a network of contacts to maintain a flow of news. For example, police and emergency services, local council, community groups such as student run organization
  • Attending a range of relevant events, such as football matches, talent contests, etc.
  • Working closely with the news team and editors
  • Producing concise and accurate copy according to the newspaper’s style and it’s strict publication deadlines


College students and community members who are interested in writing news in and around following campuses: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Purdue University


  • One article per month
  • Participation in monthly online meeting
  • Attending mandatory offline meetings as scheduled

Apply : AsianCampusTribune.com -> Careers -> ACT Fall 2016- Spring 2017 -> Application

Deadline : August 25th – August 31st

Interview : September 1st – September 5th

Questions? Contact us at damipark@asiancampustribune.com