Her Campus BU Wants You: Join our Team of Writers and Publicists


It’s a new semester at BU, which means it’s time to think of new ways to be involved on campus. If you’re writing-obsessed, no matter your major, you may be a great addition to the Her Campus staff of writers and photographers. You’ll have the opportunity to write about everything and anything—studying abroad, friends, parties, classes, food, the list goes on! If you’re more passionate about public relations, social media, and event planning, we have a spot waiting for you on our PR team.

Her Campus Boston University is one of the top ten most read campus chapters of Her Campus Media, the #1 online community for college women. If Her Campus BU sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, come find out more about joining our team at our info session this Thursday 1/24 at 7:00 in CAS 211. We’re looking for writers, photographers, publicists, and people who love Her Campus as much as we do. If this description is 100% you, or you think you might be interested, come to our info session to find out more information about what being on our team entails and how to apply.

Here’s why our current staff loves being apart of the HCBU team:

“Not only has working for HCBU provided me with experience for future jobs in the media industry, but it has given me a group on campus who shares similar interests with me, and everyone is super nice and creative. This publication gives me the freedom to express myself and connect to my campus.” –Schuyler Silverman (COM’14), Co-Social Media director & Staff Writer

“Her Campus has strengthened my writing skills and has provided me with lasting friendships. Joining Her Campus was the perfect way to start my college adventure. I am proud to be apart of this great community.” –Sarah Weiner (SMG’16), Staff Writer

“HCBU has helped me find my voice as a writer, has provided me with a talented group of writers to share my ideas with, and has allowed me to become more experienced in the industry that I love.” –Kelsey Hopper (COM’15), Editor & Staff writer

“I love the community HCBU has provided me on campus and across the country! It's great to have first-hand experience running a magazine with a great group of girls!” –Elyssa Sternberg (COM’15), Campus Correspondent

"As a freshman, I originally wanted to be a journalism major but when I began working with the HCBU PR team when we won "The Most Stylish Campus in America," I decided that I wanted to pursue PR. HCBU has given me experience in the PR field and has connected me with other wonderful motivated BU girls who share similar interests and goals." -Rachel Eides (COM'15), Co-PR/Social Media Leader

Rebecca Shinners is a Her Campus Chapter Advisor and Photo Intern/Freelancer at O, The Oprah Magazine. She graduated from Boston University in 2014 with a BS in Journalism and concentration in Photojournalism. She got her start in magazines writing for Her Campus and was previously an Editor for both Her Campus BU and Her Campus Tulane. Her work has also appeared in Seventeen Magazine, Teen Vogue, Bustle.com, Hamptons Magazine, and Newsday. When Rebecca isn't busy writing and taking pictures, she can be found shopping, petting puppies, wearing the color mint, and going to concerts.

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