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It’s your lucky day – The Herring is currently recruiting!
Staff writers
As a staff writer, you write articles and work with our editors, photographer, and the board to publish the news. This can range from news reporting on happenings in the dorms to changes in the AB, or events around Amsterdam.


Editors work with one or two staff writers, editing their pieces for publication and making sure all copy fits our style guide. In addition, editors communicate with the Managing Editor/Copy Editor on scheduling matters and are encourage to write articles themselves.


Apply to any of these positions by sending your CV, motivation letter (≤300 words), and a writing sample to In selecting our team members, we pay attention to your ambition and interest in journalism. Experience is a plus, but not a must.
In case you are looking for an internship opportunity, you should know that you may begin an internship that fulfils the CPI requirement with us, after being in the team for one month.