Join Our Team
Interested in joining the team?
Being a part of The Helix offers new and exciting opportunities in the publishing and editing world within a fast-paced environment. At the beginning of every semester, we welcome new members to fill open roles. All members must be current students at Central Connecticut State University. Students from all majors are welcome.
Currently not bringing in any more staff for the fall semester, check back in January for an updated list of available roles
Assistant Webmaster – Must be an underclassman, helps the lead Webmaster post/edit the website. Basic understanding of WordPress preferred. Willing to take over as head Web Designer
Social Media Director – Will run the Twitter and Instagram accounts, and coordinate the Mailchimp account for marketing purposes. Will receive a stipend.
Art Director – Gathers, selects, and edits art to go with featured pieces and issue covers. Some experience with photo editing is preferred. Will receive a stipend.
Poetry Readers (4) – Reads and selects assigned poems submissions. Has a say in qualifying pieces. Reports to the Poetry Genre Editor.
Fiction Readers (4) – Reads and selects assigned fiction submissions. Has a say in qualifying pieces. Reports to the Fiction Genre Editor.
Non-Fiction Readers (4) – Reads and selects assigned non-fiction submissions. Has a say in qualifying pieces. Reports to the Non-Fiction Genre Editor.
Other already occupied roles:
Contest Coordinators (2)
Poetry Genre Editor
Fiction Genre Editor
Non-Fiction Genre Editor
These roles can be obtained as a member moves up in The Helix chain.
It is possible to hold multiple editorial roles at once.
Weekly meetings keep our members informed and dedicated. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.1