The Shield is always open to new writers and artists, but from time to time, we also need to bring specific talents on board. If you’re interested in being one of these people listed below, come find us in room 252 or fill in the contact form at the bottom of this page.

NB: As explained on our “About” page, the Shield is open to McQuaid Jesuit students in the eighth grade and up.

What We’re Looking For

  • Writer (News & Current Events)
    We’re always open to new writers, but we at the Shield would like to build up our “hard news” section as part of our redesign.
    Qualifications: Interest in current events; basic writing competence; unbiased writing style; ability to meet deadlines.
    Responsibilities: Write five or six articles over the course of the year on the specified subject.

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