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The Pioneer is hiring!


Join the biggest student organization on campus! You’ll build your resume, meet great people, and learn a ton about Whitman itself, media, and what it takes to produce an exciting and award-winning product of student journalism. If you’re jazzed about writing, illustration, photography, radio, design, or advertising, we’re willing to bet that you’d enjoy being on the Pio team.

We are currently hiring for the positions listed below – click the title of the job that interests you for a link to the application download and instructions for submission. Contact Sarah Cornett and Marra Clay at pioneer@whitman.edu with questions.

Applications for listed staff positions are currently accepted on a rolling basis.

(Most) positions are paid, either in stipend or by assignment. You are welcome to apply for multiple positions.


Editor Positions

Illustration Editor

Managing Editor

Humor Editor

Photography Editor

Radio Producer

Social Media Engagement Coordinator


Production Positions 


Production Associate

Copy Editor


Staff Positions


Staff Writer/Columnist




Advertising Associate

Infographic Artist

Advertisement Designer

Radio Reporter