The Current Student Newspaper offers volunteer, internship/practicum, and pay opportunities to the University of Missouri- St. Louis’ students. Below is a list of some of the opportunities that The Current has to offer.
Apply online Here. Email applications to or stop by our office at 388 Millennium Student Center.

The Current appeared on Fox 2 to promote the 2016 Spaghetti Dinner with Alumna Kim Hudson. Victoria Bauer/The Current.

Section Editors – Generate and assign stories to staff writers. Write and take pictures for the paper.

Photography Editor or Staff Photographer – Photographers take photos for the Photography editor to edit, usage of photo editing software is preferred but not required.

Multimedia Editor – In charge of videos and radio footage or tape and editing.

Distribution Manager – In charge of distribution of newspaper over campus.

Social Media Director – Manages all social media aspects.

Staff Writers – Write stories for the paper on any topics pertaining to UMSL.

Production Editor – In charge of layout of the paper.

Web Editor – Manages webpage on wordpress and posts stories using basic web developing skills.

Archivist – Records meeting minutes and important information during meetings. Update Triton Sync and contact sheets. Archive old issues of the paper.

Business Manger- in charge of payroll and keeping track of advertising payments for the paper.

Adverting Director and Ad Representatives- sell advertising online and in the paper that allows The Current to operate.

The Current Application
Email applications to or stop by our office at 388 Millennium Student Center.