Be a student in good stand­ing and reg­is­tered for at least 6 credit hours. Register with Student Employment and fill out an appli­ca­tion. (Please des­ig­nate which position(s) inter­est you the most.)

The Torch is com­prised of the fol­low­ing positions:

  • Editor in Chief
  • Section Editors
  • Web Page Editor
  • Multimedia Editor
  • Production Manager/staff
  • Copy Editor
  • Writers/Reporters
  • Photographers
  • Videographers
  • Office Staff
  • Distribution

If you are interested in an inter­view, please utilize this link. For most positions, you will be required to pro­vide a sample of your work and references.

Inquiries can be made to:

Noah Kurkjian, Editor in Chief 2022-23
231−999-1405 or
Arts and Science Commons 1016
820 Campus Drive, 
Big Rapids, MI 49307


Garrett Stack, Faculty Adviser
231−591-5869 or

Working at the Torch has these Benefits:

  • Great resume builder.
  • Professional, real-world work environment.
  • Competitive wages.
  • Contribute to the cam­pus and the local community
  • Opportunities for advanced training.