Thank you for your interest in joining spectator.

Please apply by filling out the form below. 

Name *
Name
Phone *
Phone
Select the area(s) of Spectator that interest you. *
Each applicant can select up to three section preferences. Visit http://www.specpublishing.com/joinspec-findyourfit to learn more about each section.
Each applicant can select up to three section preferences. Visit http://www.specpublishing.com/joinspec-findyourfit to learn more about each section.
Each applicant can select up to three section preferences. Visit http://www.specpublishing.com/joinspec-findyourfit to learn more about each section.
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In 500 words or less please
In 500 words or less please
In 500 words or less please
If you are applying for a written journalism section (News, Opinion, A&E, Sports, The Eye, Spectrum, Copy), please send a writing sample of your recent best work, regardless of word count, to join@columbiaspectator.com. If you are applying to a visual journalism section (Photo, Video, Illustration), please submit a portfolio of your recent best work to join@columbiaspectator.com (this is not required for applicants interested in graphic design). If you are applying for Spec Brand Studios, please submit a portfolio of the work you're interested in doing at Spectator (e.g. writing sample, photo or video portfolio, etc.) to join@columbiaspectator.com. *
These materials are required for the above listed sections; your application will not be considered without them. If you are applying to sections that require different materials, please send them all.
No prior coding experience is necessary to apply to Spectator's Product section.
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.
More About You
This won't affect the outcome of your application, we're just interested in learning more about you.
This can be either current or past involvement, or things you are interested in being involved in.
In what industry (or industries) are you interested in pursuing a career?
How did you hear about Spec? *
Do you plan to apply to Spectator's work-study program? *
Learn more about Spectator's work-study program here: http://www.specpublishing.com/work-study-faqs
I understand that I should be looking for a back-up job if I intend to apply for work-study at Spectator. *
Even if you do not plan to apply for work-study, please check the below box.