Internships

* Designates that a USF student has worked there and recommends it.


*826 Valencia

Phone: (415)-642-5905
Website: www.826Valencia.org
How to Inquire: Check online for availability

Addison-Wesley Longman (textbooks)

Address: 1301 Sansome St.
Phone: (415)-402-2500

*Aunt Lute Books

Address: 2180 Bryant St.
Phone: (415)-826-1300
Website: www.auntlute.com
How to Inquire: Check online for availability

*Bay Gaurdian Internship Program

Address: 135 Mississippi St. San Francisco,CA 94107
Website: http://www.sfbayguardian.com/jobs/internships.php

*Berrett-Kohler Publishers

Description: Independent publisher of business books on management, leadership, career development and global sustainability.
Phone: (415)-743-6468
How to Inquire: Contact Marina Cook (USF grad)

*Best Media Group

Description: Writing online blurbs about new products; a good foot in the door for commercial freelance writing. Work your own hours from your own computer.
Address: 521 8th Ave., S., Ste. 303 Nashville,TN 37203
Email: jeff@beststuff.com
How to Inquire: Contact Jeff Heeren

*Bitch Magazine

Description: Interesting feminist publication
Email: lisa@bitchmagazine.com
Website: www.bitchmagazine.com
How to Inquire: Email, but check online first

*Chronicle Books

Description: Children’s Books, Arts and Designs
Phone: (415)-537-4200
Website: www.chroniclebooks.com
How to Inquire: Look online, look under jobs. Almost always accepting applications

City Lights Publishing

Address: 261 Columbus Ave.
Phone: (415)-362-1901
How to Inquire: Contact Stacy Lewis

*Commonwealth Club

Description: 10-24 hours/week. Editorial department; attend events, meet world leaders and authors, transcribe speeches, write copy for upcoming events.
Phone: (415)-597-670
How to Inquire: Contact: Judson True.

Farallones Marine Sanctuary Association

Description: A great opportunity for research and writing. Will end the internship with a nice clipping file.
Address: Presidio Building 991 P.O. Box 29386 SF, CA 94129
Phone: (415)-561-6625

*KTVU Fox 2

Description: Community Affairs for KTVU Fox 2
Address: 2 Jack London Square Oakland, Ca 94607
Website: www.ktvu.com
How to Inquire: Check availability online

Mercury House Publishers

Address: 736 Clementina
Phone: (415)-626-7874
Email: mercury@mercuryhouse.org
Website: www.mercuryhouse.org

Mother Jones

Address: 731 Market
Phone: (415)-665-6637
How to Inquire: Call and check about cycles and apply before the cycle begins. Each cycle lasts about 4 months.

Planet Magazine

Description: Lots of internships available in a variety of departments.
Phone: (415)-643-1441
Website: www.planet-mag.com
How to Inquire: Check availability online

*San Francisco Magazine

Phone: (415)-398-2800
Website: www.sanfranmag.com
How to Inquire: Check availability online

*Poetry Flash

Address: 1450 Fourth St. #4 Berkeley 94710
Phone: (510)-525-5476 Fax: (510)-525-6752
Email: editor@poetryflash.org
Website: www.poetryflash.org
How to Inquire: Check availability online or email

*Rainforest Action Network

Address: 221 Pine St. #500 94104
Phone: (415)-398-4404 Fax: (415)-398-2732

Salon Media Group

Address: 22 4th St., 16th floor SF, CA 94103
Phone: (415)-645-9200
Website: www.salon.com
How to Inquire: Contact Paige Rockwell

*Seal Press

Description: A feminist press; great list.
Address: 1400 65th St., Ste., 25c Emeryville, CA 94608
Phone: (510)-595-3664
Email: Avalon-travel@perseusbooks.com

Seven Tepees

Description: After-school writing tutoring for teens in the Mission.
Phone: (415)-522-1550
How to Inquire: Contact Steve Stasti

Shout Magazine

Address: 2215 Market #447 San Francisco, CA 94114
Email: mike@shoutbayarea.com
Website: www.shoutbayarea.com
How to Inquire: Contact Mike Conway, producer and editor-in-chief (USF grad)

Sierra Club

Description: 7 internships/cycle. 15-20 hrs/week; $500 stipend
Address: 85 2nd St.
Phone: (415)-977-5500 ext. 5599
Website: www.sierraclub.org/jobs

Small Press Traffic

Literary Arts Center at CCAC
Address: 1111 Eighth Street San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415)-551-9278
Email: smallpress@ccac_art.edu

Streetside Stories

Description: In-school writing workshops, helping with student anthology
Phone: (415)-864-5221 ext. 114
Email: Helen@streetside.org
How to Inquire: Contact Helen

Surface Magazine

Description: Advertising internship only in SF
Phone: (415)-575-3100
How to Inquire: Contact Laurelei Papajani, Advertising Director

*USF Public Affairs: Faculty/Stafff Newsletter, Publicity

Description: Write news briefs, basic news releases, contact publications, pitch university-related stories over the phone; great internship for those interested in public affairs.
Phone: x2699
How to Inquire: Contact Gary McDonald

*USF Public Affairs: USF Magazine (circulation: 67,000)

Phone: x2698

USF Office of Service Learning

Description: Looks for: interns to independently design, report, write and publish newsletter about service learning at USF. This would be a great internship for self-motivated, strong, writers.
Phone: x. 2156
Email: mclean@usfca.edu
How to Inquire: Contact Julie Reed

*Wave Magazine

Description: Fact checking, research and writing; close involvement in the workings of the magazine. Chance to get published. Good for ambitious, outgoing, detail-oriented people.
Address: 1735 Technology Dr. #575 San Jose, CA 95110
Phone: (408)-467-3200
Website: www.thewavemag.com

*Wired Magazine

Description: interns twice a year, starts in January.
Phone: (415)-276-5000
Website: www.craigslist.org
How to Inquire: Check availability on website

*Zoetrope

Email: info@all-story.com
Website: www.all-story.com/about.cgi?page=internship or www.all-story.com
How to Inquire: Contact Krista Halverson or Check online! They are very responsive, and ‘obliged’ if our students apply.