MIT Public Service Center

Student Communications Assistant

6-10 hours/week
not currently hiring
Contact: Kevin Leonardi, 4-104, 617-253-6821,

The MIT Public Service Center is seeking an enthusiastic, detail-oriented student assistant to generate content for news stories and features, organize the photo library, and brainstorm creative communications possibilities for the PSC.

Possible tasks include:

  1. Researching and writing stories that highlight individuals and groups engaged in public service
  2. Identifying photos to use in various outlets and acquiring permissions
  3. Helping maintain the digital and print archive of PSC news stories
  4. Helping maintain the photo library and organize photos
  5. Designing posters and flyers for PSC programs and events
  6. Thinking creatively about how to publicize the PSC


  1. Excellent writing skills
  2. Excellent communication and organizational skills
  3. Creative thinking
  4. Able to work independently and as part of a team
  5. Graphic design and/or photography skills a plus

To apply:
Submit a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to Kevin Leonardi at