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Responsible for researching and developing news content for UGA News Service and Columns. The general nature of this position involves news gathering, reporting, and editing.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Write news and feature stories for Columns and news released for News Services
Gather and analyze information about newsworthy events
Evaluate news leads and news tips to develop story ideas
Update Columns archives
Edit and/or assist in editing and proofreading
Manage Columns subscription service
Attend staff meetings
Staff an event
Travel beyond Athens for research a story
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from an accredited college or university with major course work in Journalism and considerable experience related to this class of work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.