Why join Student Media? It's pretty simple. Keep in mind that these are in-demand leadership “super skills” considered absolutely vital by employers who hire recent college graduates. Here are five reasons. to join:
Five Reasons to Join LMU Student Media
Communication: Learn how to create effective written and visual communication for traditional, digital and social media. Four out of five students (85%)* say that their work in Student Media had a major impact in their ability to deal with and communicate during unexpected events.
Collaboration: Work together in large and small peer groups to accomplish shared goals. Four out of five students (87%* say that their work in Student Media impacted their ability to find the means and the ways to achieve a goal even if someone opposed them.
Creativity: Discover and utilize cutting-edge tools and new approaches to create something incredible. Four out of five students (81%)* say that their work in Student Media had a major impact in improving their resourcefulness when handling unforeseen situations.
Critical Thinking: Empower yourself to make clear, reasoned judgments and approach problems in new ways. Four out of five students (87%)* say that their work in Student Media had a major impact in their ability to solve difficult problems.
Community: This is college, so trust us when we say we take every opportunity to make things fun both in and out of the office. Alumni young and old who have worked in Student Media often cite their experience at the Loyolan, ROAR and Tower as among the most formative and most memorable of their time on the Bluff.
* Source: Self-evaluations of 105 Student Media students conducted in 2015-16.
Contact LMU Student Media
Los Angeles Loyolan
The Loyolan is not exclusive to those with editorial aspirations; the newspaper recruits designers, photographers, web developers and multimedia employees, in addition to an editorial staff that takes care of the writing for the four sections of the paper: News, Opinion, Life + Arts and Sports.
To check out the current available positions, visit Apply to ROAR Studios.
The Tower Yearbook
Whether it's words, design or photography, contact The Tower Yearbook staff to get involved.
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