5 Reasons Why You Should Join Her Campus Buffalo

     Joining Her Campus Buffalo will provide a lot of benefits and opportunities for you!  We are a community of women that support and help each other throughout our college journeys.  Her Campus chapters exist across the United States, therefore the connections and possibilities are endless!  Here are five reasons why you should join Her Campus Buffalo:

 

  1. Internship opportunities

 

     One benefit of joining Her Campus is the number of internship opportunities there are.  There are many different fields in the company in which you can intern such as: business development, community management, design, editorial and social, integrated marketing, and product and operations (https://www.hercampusmedia.com/internships).  The diversity of these choices helps to find the perfect place for you!

 

      2. Connections

 

     Becoming a part of Her Campus opens the door for many different connections in the fields of journalism, marketing, management, etc.  For starters, you get hands-on experience from uploading your very own articles and getting feedback from your fellow team members.  One other benefit is that those who join the Her Campus Media Team have been offered jobs and internships at a vast array of companies.  Such companies include Glamour, Vogue, Vanity Fair, The Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, MTV, etc.

 

      3. A sense of community

 

     There is also a sense of community when joining Her Campus.  You will be surrounded by supportive young women who give advice on many different aspects of life such as your college journey, possible future careers, and life advice in general.  It is very beneficial to have this type of community in a college setting because we motivate and encourage each other to chase after our aspirations in life.

 

      4. You can write about anything you want!

 

     You have the freedom to write about anything you would like in Her Campus!  If you are passionate about a certain subject, you can share your passion with others in Buffalo and across the country.  You can also see others’ articles on the Her Campus website to read or use for inspiration!  When it comes to writing your own articles, the options are endless.

 

      5. Receive free items from Her Campus Community Care Packages

 

     Packages from various companies get sent to us throughout the year with a lot of samples of free items!  Our job is to hand out these items across campus, try them ourselves, and if you would like to, write an article on the product reviewing it.  In the past we have gotten free skin care items, free hair care items, free makeup items, etc.  It is a really fun concept because it almost feels like you are an influencer reviewing a product for a large company!

 

     Overall, the outcomes from joining Her Campus Buffalo are endless and extremely helpful when it comes to figuring out exactly what it is you want to do in life.  Our community is very supportive and positive, creating a very warm and welcoming environment!