Opportunities with The Current

Interested in gaining experience with writing or editing for an online publication? UMSL's independent, student-run newspaper is seeking the following:

News Editor

  • Stays in tune with events happening in and around school, keeps up with stories that affect our community

  • Edits all news stories

  • Writes one story every two weeks, which includes one editorial

  • Attends weekly staff meetings

  • Compensation: $100/month

Contributing Writers

  • Selects or creates stories that are completed every two weeks

  • Attends weekly staff meetings

  • Compensation: $10/story


  • Candidate must be currently obtaining an art degree or be connected to the art department at UMSL

  • Lead cartoonist will seek out UMSL student artists to create bi-weekly cartoons for the website

  • Create one piece every two weeks

  • Attends weekly staff meetings

  • Compensation: $100/month

For more information on available positions with The Current, please email Wesley at webvx8@mail.umsl.edu

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