Open Positions

UTSC’s online magazine is looking for staff writers and photographers! Add yourself to the mailing list for contributors/photographers by sending us an email, or submit an application for a position. Look below for application requirements, and feel free to email us (editor [at] theutscmessenger.com) with questions/comments! Staff applications are due Friday, September 21st @ 11:59pm.

Staff Writers

Requirements: Send 2 or more writing samples (published/non-published articles, essays or creative writing) to editor [at] theutscmessenger.com from a UTSC or UTORONTO email.

Must attend all meetings (held every two weeks), first pick of articles, free to pitch articles – will be expected to write at least one article every two weeks, free to write more, will be included on masthead.

Deadline: Friday, September 21st @ 11:59pm

Staff Photographers

Requirements: Send your portfolio to photo [at] theutscmessenger.com from a UTSC or UTORONTO email.
*Portfolio may be in any format – flickr, deviantART, Photobucket are all okay, as well as attachments. Portfolio must contain at least 10 photographs.

Will be expected to cover at least 1 event every two weeks (on or off campus), free to cover more, will be included on masthead and photographs will be featured on The Messenger’s gallery with credit. Encouraged to attend meetings (held every two weeks).

Deadline: Friday, September 21st @ 11:59pm

Contributor/Photographer

Requirements: Send your name from a UTSC or UTORONTO email to editor [at] theutscmessenger.com if you are interested in writing, or to photo [at] theutscmessenger.com if you are interested in photography.

Will be added to either the writing or photography mailing list. An email will be sent out every two weeks with a list of topics needing articles written or events requiring photographs (either on campus or around Toronto), which you will be free to choose an article or event from at anytime. As a contributor, it is not mandatory to write articles or take photos.

No deadline, may join mailing list all throughout the year!