Tuesday, November 20, 2007


Online Editors Wanted!

From Brian Benschoter, VP/General Manager of News 8 Austin:

We have two positions open for online editorsā€¦one full time and one
part time (evenings/weekends).

Interested parties can send their resumes to Todd Callahan,

Saturday, November 17, 2007


Got Multimedia Skills?

Multimedia intern

40 hours/week, schedule varies

Wage: Stipend plus free room and board.

Description: You will work on the Multimedia Desk producing and editing video, Flash graphics and other Web-related journalism. You will be part of team expanding the reach of Texas' second-oldest daily newspaper. Victoria is two hours south of Austin near the Gulf.
You will have free room and board in newspaper-owned apartment across from the Victoria Advocate. Weekday breakfasts and lunches also included at the newspaper's cafeteria operated by award-winning chef who is part of the family ownership. Weekly stipend of $100 to cover other expenses.

For the right person, this is an exciting opportunity to invest in your future. Our Multimedia Desk is led by one of the best in Texas.

Application Information: Send resume, list of references and work samples to Editor Chris Cobler. Deadline to apply for spring internships: Dec. 1. Deadline for summer internships: April 15. Deadline for fall internships: July 1.

Location: Victoria, Texas

Wednesday, November 14, 2007


Envy Mag seeking winter interns

ENVY, a San Antonio-based magazine, is in need of interns (editorial copy,
photography, design) during the holiday breakĀ­ in its Houston and Dallas offices.

I'm not too sure on how long your holiday break is, but any time spent with
ENVY is a great way to get hands-on experience and a crash-course on the
magazine industry.

Students can contact UT journalism grad Farrah Akhtar directly. She's attached
a Word doc with an outline of duties and responsibilities.

Take care,
Farrah Akhtar
Managing Editor
o: 713.528.3689
c: 832.274.7060

Main Office | Houston Life
401 Studewood, Suite 309
Houston, TX 77007

Office | Dallas Life
2909 Cole, Suite 210
Dallas, TX 75204

About ENVY

Since our launch, ENVY has quickly established itself as Houston and Dallas' most comprehensive guide to modern culture. ENVY distributes 100,000 free copies every month to the Greater Houston and Dallas areas, targeting innovative minds age 18-36. They've celebrated wide acceptance in both markets, so much so that they look toward expanding operations to other U.S. cities in 2008. To subscribe, contact info@envymags.com or visit our website www.envymags.com. Other websites: www.myspace.com/envymags, www.myspace.com/envyhouston, www.myspace.com/envymagsdallas

Sunday, November 04, 2007


Job Opening in Brownsville, TX

The Brownsville Herald (Texas) is looking for a news & design director. See below for a brief description. This is from a Texas-Ex who worked several years at The Herald and had a great experience - great news town on the border with Mexico and right by the beach (South Padre Island).

Here's the editor's contact info:
Rachel Benavidez
Editor, The Brownsville Herald
(956) 982-6610

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