This opportunity is available during Summer 2022 semester. This opportunity can be conducted virtually and is only available for CEL credit.
Kweli is a not-for-profit arts organization devoted to nurturing emerging writers of color. We launched as a biannual journal in December 2009. Since our humble beginnings, Kweli has grown into a multifaceted community organization that offers numerous writing opportunities. Kweli alum include 2019 National Book Award finalist Kali Fajardo-Anstine, 2019 PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Award winner John Paul Infante and 2019 Best American Essay Notable winner Jodi M. Savage.
Assist editors with the online magazine. Students will be directly involved in every step of the editorial process, including: editorial research, reporting, fact checking and copy editing, writing and blogging, photo research, web production, updating site elements and managing social media. Students will also work on a dedicated writing or multimedia project with an editor-mentor and develop at least one piece for publication.
- Strong writing skills
- Meticulous and detail oriented
- Team players
Hours: Flexible depending on students’ schedules.
To Apply: Please email a statement of interest and your resume to OCELapplication@Vassar.edu