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Professional Employment Opportunities


All full-time professional staff positions at WGLT are employees of Illinois State University, an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity.

Open professional positions are posted at the Illinois State University job site.

SEPTEMBER 2022: WGLT is currently hiring a full-time reporter. Apply by Oct. 23.

Student Employment Opportunities

Student employment at WGLT includes positions in broadcast journalism, on-air announcing, digital content production, and clerical areas. Applicants must be registered for at least six hours of Illinois State University courses, and must be pursuing a full-time degree.

Illinois State University is an EOE/AA employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Undergraduate Internship Opportunities

WGLT and WGLT.org, Bloomington-Normal’s public media and a service of Illinois State University’s School of Communication, offers the following internship opportunities during ISU’s fall, spring, and summer terms. WGLT's interns are paid, but students may also/instead earn up to 3 credit hours with academic advisor approval. Complete our Internship Interest Form to get started.

Outstanding students who successfully complete an internship with WGLT may be considered for additional part-time paid employment after the completion of the internship.

  • Online Reporting and Social Media (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 161/Convergent Media Writing or similar experience)
  • Audio Production (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 162/Intro to Radio or similar experience)
  • Photography (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 241/Basic Photography or similar experience)
  • Music Programming (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 162/Intro to Radio or similar experience)
  • Public Relations and Development (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 178/Intro to Public Relations or similar experience)
  • Reporting/News (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 165/Print & Online News Writing and Reporting or COM 167/Broadcast News Writing and Reporting, or similar experience)
  • Reporting/Sports (requires enrollment in or completion of COM 165/Print & Online News Writing and Reporting or COM 167/Broadcast News Writing and Reporting, or similar experience.

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