Join Our Team!


The Cougar's Byte is housed within the Kean University Communications and Marketing Office. The Communications and Marketing office within the Division of Student Affairs is committed to the personal development and growth of our student staff. One of primary goals of the office, aside from providing the highest quality of programs and services to our campus community, is to train and develop a first-rate student staff that is prepared to make a positive impact in their careers and communities.

The Cougar’s Byte is a Student Affairs newsletter where students, faculty and staff will find information on all things related to student life at Kean University. 

The Cougar’s Byte covers campus events and issues of interest and significance to the Kean community. Students assist with making all decisions related to its publication, including making assignments, reporting, writing, taking photographs, copyediting, designing pages and distributing the paper throughout the campus community.

Positions within The Cougar's Byte team include:

  • Writing/Editing:
    • Staff Writer
    • Editor
    • Senior Editor
  • Graphic Design and Marketing:
    • Graphic Design Specialist
    • Creative Marketing Specialist
    • Graphic Design and Marketing Manager
  • Creative Media / Video:
    • Creative Media Specialist
    • Creative Media Manager

The Cougar's Byte team must maintain a flexible schedule to conduct interviews, cover events, take photos at events, and record events that may occur in the evening and on weekends.


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