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Communications Assistant (Student Position): IonE’s Global Landscapes Initiative seeks a student worker to support the development of web properties that translate research to a broad audience of environmental professionals. Tasks performed in this position are entry level in nature. Duties may include (but are not limited to) fact-checking content for a new web property for environmental communication; conducting background research for infographics and photo galleries; entry-level writing/editing/proofing, blogs and press releases; providing content for social media; and engaging stakeholders. Find the full description and instructions for applying under job requisition # 195703 on the U of M employment page.