2014 – 2015 Application Please email the following application to: email@example.com by MONDAY, 9/22 Name: Email: Class Year: 1. Why do you want to join the CLS Muckraker? What role do you want to play in the magazine? 2. Please describe any background or interest that you may have in journalism or media. 3. Suggest 2 article ideas! 4. Please send us a sample of your work.
Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome aboard the Morningside Aeroplane. We are thrilled you will be joining us on this Muckin’ grand adventure today. Below your seats you will find your aviation helmet, goggles, and the latest issue of the Morningside Muckraker - Issue 5: The Summer 2014 Travel Edition. We have quite the itinerary prepared for you. We’ll first be flying to Seoul, Geneva, and Paris to visit your fellow classmates and hear about their summer experiences abroad. Be prepared to bowl all your stresses away, to get inspired by top-notch jazz, and, of course, to entice your palate with some fine […]
Preparing for EIP can be a daunting process. Amid the frenzy of bid lists, researching firms, and polishing up resumes, you may find yourself overlooking what may seem like common sense: figuring out what in the world to wear. Ladies: you should not be worrying about adjusting that too-tight-skirt as you attempt to sit down properly.Gentlemen: you should not have to worry that the interviewer might spot your dingy white athletic socks underneath your trousers. But dearest readers, have no fear – the Muckraker is here. With this special style reference guide, your pre-EIP life has just become […]
The job search had been over for months for Naz Ahmad, a 2014 graduate going into national security public interest work. She had kept herself busy with internships her 3L year, distracting herself from the stress of finding a paying job in the public or nonprofit sector. She had seen classmates struggle with the very real economic incentive to start their careers in the private sector; still, it stood out to her when a judge this summer asked her whether there was “a socialization to go to firms at Columbia.” Naz disagreed, but with a caveat. “A lot of people […]
There is certainly a thrill to throwing a strike – that feeling when it all comes together and the pins explode at the end of the lane. The last few weeks I have been bowling at least four to five times a week. Usually after work, I’ll drag a few buddies to a bowling alley to throw as many games as they are willing. It’s not like I’m hitting strike after strike, at least not yet. I’m improving, but only at a very steady pace. So what is it about the game that has me coming back for more even […]