We Want You!
Meeman 901 is a strategic communication firm that blends work in public relations, advertising, and creative mass media to help clients reach their goals.
All students in the Department of Journalism and Strategic Media, regardless of concentration, are welcome to be a part of the firm and to participate in firm projects, as the skills learned through Meeman 901 Strategies work is applicable to all concentrations within strategic communication.
Meeman 901 Strategies is part of the student media practicum. Each semester students can apply to work for the firm and gain a permit to be accepted into the course. Taking Meeman 901 Strategies satisfies the internship requirement for undergraduate students.
Students who take Meeman 901 Strategies for student media practicum credit are required to meet twice a week for a total of 4 hours, and to complete an additional 60 hours of client work, meetings, or event management over the course of the semester, for a total of 120 hours. The 60 hours of non class time will be determined by that semester’s projects and their unique deadlines.
For more information speak with your faculty adviser.
What to Expect.
The goal of Meeman 901 Strategies is to offer journalism students the opportunity to gain the experience of an internship.
You will be responsible for:
working with community clients
managing various projects
Meeman 901 Strategies serves:
startups on campus
corporations in the Memphis community
Through these partnerships the firm is able to offer a wide range of experience to students while bolstering the program offered by the Department of Journalism and ultimately the university.
The firm currently runs under the supervision of a faculty member and a student director.