Communications Intern

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Develop a portfolio of experiences that demonstrate communication skills in marketing, web development, social media management, and event programming.


Internship Experiences:



  • Develop consistent branding for existing program collateral material
  • Identify new marketing/branding strategies for consideration with new markets
  • Create infographics that illustrate WakeEd’s impact
  • Tell the WakeEd story through articles, interviews, photos, and videos to be shared through social media channels, email newsletters, and local media partners.

Web Development

  • Evaluate and update WordPress website to reflect consistent brand and message
  • Develop web design principals to boost audience engagement

Social Media Management 

  • Manage Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram to foster community engagement and promote events
  • Review analytics to identify new markets for engagement
  • Develop strategies for outreach to new markets

Event Programming: Stars of Education (Fall Semester)

  • Collaborate with Stars working group to create collateral materials for the program
  • Contribute to video and script development
  • Develop and execute marketing strategies for event promotion

WakeEd Activities

  • Attend WakeEd events, including meetings, as your schedule allows
  • Monitor WakeEd communications to increase understanding of WakeEd
  • Participate on the WakeEd Marketing Advisory Council as your schedule allows


Maximum 10 hours per week | Unpaid Internship | Course Credit Available 


WakeEd Interns Do Important Work

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