Internships

Internship Listings

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

 

* 826 Valencia

826Valencia.org

415-642-5905

internship info found online.


 

Addison-Wesley Longman (textbooks)

1301 Sansome St.

415-402-2500


 

* Aunt Lute Books

2180 Bryant St.

415-826-1300

www.auntlute.com

Check online for availability


 

*Bay Gaurdian Internship Program

135 Mississippi St.

San Francisco, CA 94107

http://www.sfbayguardian.com/jobs/internships.php


 

*Berrett-Kohler Publishers

Independent publisher of business books on management, leadership, career development and global sustainability.

415-743-6468

Contact: Marina Cook (USF grad)


*Best Media Group

Writing online blurbs about new products; a good foot in the dor for commercial freelance writing. Work your own hours from your own computer.

Contact Jeff Heeren

521 8thave., S., Ste 303

Nashville, TN 37203

jeff@beststuff.com


*Bitch Magazine

interesting feminist publication

lisa@bitchmagazine.com

but look online first: www.bitchmagazine.com


*Chronicle Books

Children’s Books, Arts and Designs

415-537-4200

www.chroniclebooks.com

Look online, look under jobs

Almost always accepting applications


 

City Lights Publishing

261 Columbus Ave.

415-362-1901

Contact: Stacy Lewis


 

*Commonwealth Club

Contact: Judson True

415-597-670

10-24 hours/week

Editorial department; attend events, meet world leaders and authors, transcribe speeches, write copy for upcoming events.


*Farallones Marine Sanctuary Association

A great opportunity for research and writing. Will end the internship with a nice clipping file.

Presidio Building 991

P.O. Box 29386

SF, CA 94129

415-561-6625


 

*KTVU Fox 2

Community Affairs

KTVU Fox 2

2 Jack London Square

Oakland, Ca 94607

Application available at www.ktvu.com

 


 

Mercury House Publishers

736 Clementina

415-626-7874

Email: mercury@mercuryhouse.org

For more info visit www.mercuryhouse.org

 


 

 

Mother Jones

731 Market

415-665-6637

Call and check about cycles and apply before the cycle begins. Each cycle lasts about 4 months.


 

Planet Magazine

415-643-1441

www.planet-mag.com for info.

Lots of internships available in a variety of departments.

 


*San Francisco Magazine

415-398-2800

all info online: www.sanfranmag.com


 

*Poetry Flash

1450 Fourth St. #4

Berkeley 94710

510-525-5476

fax: 510-525-6752

email: editor@poetryflash.org or check online for more info: www.poetryflash.org


 

*Rainforest Action Network

221 Pine St. #500 (94104)

415-398-4404

fax: 415-398-2732


 

Salon Media Group

22 4th St., 16th floor

SF, CA 94103

415-645-9200

Contact: Paige Rockwell

www.salon.com


 

*Seal Press

1400 65th Street, Suite 25c

Emeryville, CA 94608

510-595-3664

email: Avalon-travel@perseusbooks.com

A feminist press; great list.


Seven Tepees

After-school writing tutoring for teens in the Mission.

Contact Steve Stasti

415-522-1550

Tutors/mentors.

 

 


 

 

 

Shout Magazine

2215 Market #447

San Francisco, CA 94114

www.shoutbayarea.com

Contact Mike Conway, producer and editor-in-chief (USF grad)

mike@shoutbayarea.com

 


 

 

Sierra Club

85 2nd St.

415-977-5500 ext. 5599

7 internships/cycle

15-20 hrs/week; $500 stipend

www.sierraclub.org/jobs


 

Small Press Traffic

Literary Arts Center at CCAC

1111 Eighth Street

San Fracisco, CA 94107

smallpress@ccac_art.edu

415-551-9278


 

Streetside Stories

415-864-5221 ext. 114

Contact: Helen

Helen@streetside.org

In-school writing workshops, helping with student anthology


Surface Magazine

415-575-3100

Advertising internship only in SF

Contact: Laurelei Papajani, Advertising Director

 


 

 

*USF Public Affairs

Faculty/Stafff Newsletter, Publicity

x2699

Contact: Gary McDonald

Write news briefs, basic news releases, contact publications, pitch university-related stories over the phone; great internship for those interested in public affairs.


*USF Public Affairs

USF Magazine (circulation: 67,000)

x2698


USF Office of Service Learning

x. 2156

Contact: Julie Reed

mclean@usfca.edu

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.


 

*Wave Magazine

1735 Technology Dr.. #575

San Jose, CA 95110

408-467-3200

www.thewavemag.com

Fact checking, research and writing; close involvement in the workings of the magazine. Chance to get published. Good for ambitious, outgoing, detail-oriented people. 


 

*Wired Magazine

415-276-5000

applications available on www.craigslist.org

interns twice a year, starts in January.

 


 

 

*Zoetrope

Krista Halverson

info@all-story.com

details available on www.all-story.com/about.cgi?page=internship

or www.all-story.com

Check online! They are very responsive, and ‘obliged’ if our students apply.