Jamaican Rugby League Team Ends UK Tour

first_imgJamaican Rugby League Team Ends UK Tour SportAugust 30, 2010 RelatedJamaican Rugby League Team Ends UK Tour FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Jamaica’s National Rugby League team will end a two-week tour of England, during which they scored their first international win against professionals, on Monday.The team beat the Hull team in the prestigious Carnegie Floodlit Nines tournament, the most competitive Nines competition in the Northern Hemisphere. The Jamaican team did not win the tournament, but beating Hull, the defending champion, was a major boost for them.National coach, Dean Thomas, told JIS news that the tour of England, including their participation in the tournament, was part of the team’s preparation for the Rugby League World Cup qualifying competition in 2011.“Each year we are improving, and it gives the Jamaican players international experience, playing with and against professionals in the super league in England,” Mr. Thomas said.The team also played against the Great Britain Community Lions, on August 22. Ten Jamaican-based players teamed up with seven UK-based players for the match at the South Leeds Stadium. The Great Britain Community Lions are an officially recognised squad representing the Amateur Rugby League in Great Britain.Jamaica’s team captain, Andre Reid, said that the UK visit was a good experience for the team. He added that Rugby League was a fast growing sport in Jamaica and there were now five Rugby League clubs in the Corporate Area’s first division, three in St. Catherine and three University teams, in addition to school teams.The Jamaicans paid a courtesy call on Jamaica’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, His Excellency Anthony Johnson, on Friday (August 27).The High Commissioner congratulated them on their progress, and confirmed the Government’s committed to sports development. He said he had no doubt that Jamaica would continue to do well in the sport.The Jamaica Rugby League Association was established in July of 2004, and the inaugural season kicked off in 2005. The League is support by volunteers and companies, including Global Insurance and Virgin Atlantic, in addition to support from Bradford College and the University of Bradford in England. RelatedJamaican Rugby League Team Ends UK Tourcenter_img RelatedJamaican Rugby League Team Ends UK Tour Advertisementslast_img read more

Media Intern – Global Leadership Forum (GLF)

first_img Reddit ← Research and Development Internship at Unilever2019 Similar Stories Tweet Share 0 Deadline: 3 May 2019Open to: applicants with excellent team and communication skills, mature, flexible, adaptable, dependable, and respectful within a diverse communityBenefits: USD 500 salary, lodging and meals, transportation during GLF programDescriptionThe Media Intern is part of the UWC-USA short course: Global Leadership Forum that will provide current or rising media professionals with the unique opportunity to tell the stories of young international youth in a dramatic and beautiful landscape while tackling meaningful problems. They will work in collaboration with the GLF Director to document the stories and events of the 2019 GLF summer program. The qualified candidate is able to internalize and model the UWC mission and core values, participate in a positive and inclusive environment, and maintain professional boundaries between participants and staff. Media Interns will develop a library of digital and marketing materials for the program and website, as well as assist GLF participants with their community project action plans.Responsibilities & Qualifications:Engage with the participants throughout the workshops and activities on campus, off campus, and in the wilderness;Create materials that will contribute to the website redesign plan;Create a Certificate of Completion for participants;Participate in 2-3 hikes and 3 days / 2 nights of camping;Current or graduating High School student Video & Photography;Take high-quality photographs and videos of staff and participants during staff training and the summer program;Take high-quality photographs and video of all programming components and activities during the summer program;Develop a weekly one-minute recap of the camp and participants;Create materials for outreach, promotion, and marketing using Facebook, Instagram, and other social media venues (e.g. SnapChat and Blogs);Lead and assist GLF participants in the creation of any digital media projects;Compile and organize all participant and staff created photography and video to be use and distributed for the 2018 cohort Social Media;Manage GLF Facebook account during GLF Staff training and summer program;Post updates, news, pictures, and videos highlighting the program and staff training on the GLF Facebook page;Create innovative social media quick-clips, showcasing the dynamic beauty of New Mexico and the diverse student cohort ResearchResearch online activity of exemplar camps and summer programs;Report to Director on social media best practices for exemplar camps and summer programs;Create a social media marketing and communications template plan for 2019 summer programming.EligibilityPreferred Qualities:Ability to work well in a team;Excellent communication skills;Mature, flexible, adaptable, dependable, and respectful within a diverse community;Independent Desired Qualities;Ability to work well in a team;Bilingual in English and one other language Contract Length;Staff Training June 19 – June 29 • GLF Program June 30 – July 20.BenefitsCompensation:USD 500;Lodging and Meals;Transportation during GLF program;Temporary Health Insurance (for non-US residents only).How to apply?Submit the following to Jason Brewer, GLF Director at [email protected] letter of intent explaining your interest in being the GLF Media Intern (250 – 500 words)A reel or a collection of links to your media work. Both video and still shots, if possibleTwo references listed. Please include their full name, title, relationship to you, email address and phone numberFor more information, please visit the official web page Media Intern – Global Leadership Forum (GLF)center_img LinkedIn 0 +1 Pocket March 8, 2019 Published by Bojana Westminster Undergraduate Full International Scholarship 2019 →last_img read more