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Wondering whether or not Spinnaker is the place for you? Check out these testimonial videos below to find out what we’re all about.

If you want to get involved, just submit the form below and we’ll reach out to you to get started! You can also stop by our office located in the Student Union during normal business hours.

We are also hiring. If you are interested in one of the below positions, go to unfjobs.org, search Spinnaker, and apply for the position you are most interested in.

Spinnaker TV

TV News Producer (15 hrs weekly)

The News Producer is responsible for the pre-production, production, and post-production of all Spinnaker Television-produced news shows. The News Producer must be familiar with the skills and technology necessary to create and maintain the shows produced at Spinnaker Television. The position requires a positive, motivated person with a good understanding of video cameras, nonlinear editing, and video file formats. The News Producer must truly care about news, pay attention to all forms of news— including breaking news.

Spinnaker News Department

Editor-in-Chief (20 hrs)

Features Editor (15 hrs)

Student Government Reporter (12.5 hrs)

Video Director (12 hrs)

Sports Reporter (5 hrs)

General Assignment Reporter (5 hrs)

Reporters are responsible for regularly covering news, features and sports stories as assigned by the appropriate editor. Reporters must make deadline, double-check facts, never plagiarize, exhibit fairness, learn/use basics of reporting, writing, editing, photography, videography, audio production, contribute story ideas to the editor, complete at least two publishable, compelling, timely multimedia stories/photo galleries/video clips per week, go over each assignment with the editor, including sources and records that should be secured; follow-up with the editor after crucial reporting is done to give the story in a sentence; edit first draft with editor; produce subsequent drafts as needed, participate in the Emergency Breaking News on-call team, and attend weekly news meeting unless excused.

Spinnaker Creative Services Department

Graphic Design Editor (10 hrs weekly)

The graphic designer editor is responsible for creating information graphics and illustrations for Spinnaker Media. The designer editor guides the designers in using photographs, tables, charts or other art elements to convey information in an attractive, interactive, and effective manner. The work includes the creation of other project work, including graphics, signage, promotional materials, and ads. The position requires an imaginative person with an artistic eye and experience creating quality content who is familiar with graphics and illustrating software, especially the Adobe Creative software line.

 

 

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