Are you interested in putting your editorial skills to the test? Do you want to split hairs over comma splices? Do you want to make sure Plebeian never goes out of style (as prescribed in the Plebeian Style Guide)? We are hiring six associate editors. Click on the link in the title to see the official call for associate editors and check out Plebeian online for the application form and more info. Applications are due in on Thursday 17 November 2016 by 4:00 p.m.
Click here for the official Plebeian Call for Associate Editors 2017.
Shared from Professor Akrigg:
Experience the World! (Click for the Study Abroad Postcard)
Interested in learning about international opportunities? Join us at our annual Student Exchange Fair. We will be showcasing 150 exchange destinations in 40 countries and will be joined by partner representatives from — University College London, University of Liverpool, Maynooth University, University of Sydney, University of Copenhagen and Campus France.
Meet with our returning exchange students as well as current inbound exchange students who will share their insights on their global adventures.
CIE Student Exchange Fair (St. George campus)
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 11am to 3pm
Cumberland House, 33 St. George Street
UTM Student Study Abroad Fair
Wednesday, November 2, 2016, 11am to 3pm
Davis Building, Meeting Space
UTSC Study Abroad Fair
Thursday, November 3, 2016, 11am to 3pm
UTSC Meeting Place
If you are interested in Summer Abroad (not Study Abroad) from a student’s perspective, feel free to contact Willem Crispin-Frei, CLASSU President.
This position (one only) is open to any person who is a member of ASSU (as defined in the ASSU constitution); however, applicants who have knowledge of Classical Antiquity will be preferred (i.e. you do not have to be a Classics student to apply, but you must need good editorial skills in addition to a broad knowledge of the Classical World).
The successful candidate for this position will work closely with the Editor-in-Chief, Willem Crispin-Frei. The main responsibilities for this position are listed below, but candidates should take a look at the Plebeian Organizational Charter for a fuller understanding.
- Serving as the second-in-command, backup Chief
- Advise on design, deadlines, and meetings
- Hiring Associate Editors, and assisting with replacements
- Reading and ranking of all paper submissions
- Giving input on editorial decisions presented to the Editing Team
- Editing two papers with a partnered Editing Team member
- Observing deadlines for returning drafts to Submitters
- Meeting with the authors of the two assigned papers at least once
Interview and Hiring Timeline:
6 October 2016: Applications Due
7-14 October 2016: Deputy Editor Interviews
14 October 2016: Decisions Made
The hiring panel is composed of the Editor-in-Chief (Willem Crispin-Frei), the CLASSU President (in this case a proxy for Willem Crispin-Frei), and CLASSU Vice-President (Sam Mazzilli).
Interested in international experiences? Check out this memo from the Faculty of Arts and Science!