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Student Union's Smoke Media looking for new talent

30 July 2012

Have ambitions as a writer, presenter, DJ, or want to get involved behind the scene?

The Student Union's Smoke Media teams - creators of the award-winning Smoke magazine, Smoke TV and Smoke Radio - are looking for new talent and contributors to keep students up to date with all things Westminster and what’s going on at our campuses and around the capital.

Getting involved with Smoke Media is an exciting experience, giving you the chance to meet loads of people, learn new skills, work as part of an energetic team and boost your future career prospects.

Former students who have been involved with Smoke Media include Nick Bright (Radio 1Xtra DJ) and Danny Wallace (Comedian and entertainer).

The Students' Union wants to hear about your experiences here, including:

  • what it’s like to be a Fresher
  • your experience of being a postgraduate or international student
  • what it's like living in halls or rented student accommodation
  • how to survive in the big smoke
  • how to manage your money and make the most of student discounts
  • how to find part-time jobs
  • what’s hot in London – culture, attractions, shops, bars and clubs
  • your experiences of being involved in a Dragons sports club or UWSU society
  • what it's like to become a 2nd/3rd/4th year student

To get involved with Smoke Media, email [email protected]

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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