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Want to get paid to share your voice?

Do you love writing and want to learn more about journalism and media? You’re in the right place.

Writing for the Nugget has a ton of benefits. You can learn new skills, like video production, editorial writing, website development, photo editing, and more! Being a contributor also means you’ll meet and work with likeminded people all across NAIT. No experience is required–our talented team of editors will help you every step of the way!

Frequently Asked Questions

None! Our team of editors will walk you through the process from start to finish. Even if you’ve never written before, we will help you refine your ideas, interview leads, and write and edit your articles! 

Come to a pitch meeting, email info@thenuggetonline.ca, or fill out this form HERE.

Nope! Our editors always have pitches that are ready to write. If you don’t have anything you want to write about, they can help you pick something you find interesting.

Yes! We have opportunities in photography, videography, podcasting, graphic design, social media, and more. If there’s something you want to try, let us know! We’d love to make it happen.

Nugget Sections

News & Features

This section is all about campus life and the exciting things happening at NAIT. Whether it’s club activities, tuition updates, policy changes, or innovative research, news & features writers are focused on the new and now. If you are truth-seeking, committed to objectivity and transparency, news is the section for you.

Section Editor: Caleb Perreaux | news@thenuggetonline.com 

Arts & Life

Calling all social butterflies, foodies, and DIYers! If you always have your finger on the pulse of what’s current, you should be writing for this section. Have an opinion about something happening at NAIT or in our city? Write it here! You could also write reviews of new local hotspots, guides for health and wellness, tutorials and recipes, and lots more.

Section Editor: Alleah Boisvert | arts@thenuggetonline.com

Entertainment

Do you love music, pop culture, and technology? Check out entertainment! Write about your favourite video game or movie series, wax poetic about the books you’re dying to read, or explore the environmental ramifications of bitcoin mining. Entertainment also houses The Shuffle, our weekly playlist, so if making hyper specific playlists for every mood is your thing, you might have a home in this section.

Section Editor: Angela Kazmierczak |  entertainment@thenuggetonline.com

Sports

If you’re filled with Ooks pride, come write for sports. Hockey, basketball, soccer, curling…there are so many options in this section. You could write commentary on the latest game, interview athletes, or share your opinion on something happening in sports.

Section Editor: Kaytlyn Poberznick |  sports@thenuggetonline.com