The Educational Media Company at Virginia Tech, Inc. (EMCVT) is the home of Virginia Tech\'s award-winning student media groups. They provide information, entertainment, and service to the university community.

There are many opportunities for the students to become involved. Each media group is managed by a student Editor-in-Chief or General Manager and a student Business Manager. Students hold jobs and gain experience in journalism, writing, design, photography, broadcasting, business, and advertising. Visit for more information on how you can gain experience and meet people.

What's New

3 Dec

Millennials Still Want Their Newspapers [Infographic]

Print advertising is important as ever and should be part of your overall strategy and budget.


Because people are still reading. Despite the perception that the under-30 crowd is leaving newspapers and their websites behind for other digital news outlets, studies are finding that the newspaper is still a vital source of information for the millennials. Some 56 percent of those ages 18-34 read newspapers, in print or online, during the course of an average week.

See the numbers for yourself in this great infographic from the Newspaper Association of America.

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22 Nov

Job Posting: College Media Advertising Adviser

The Educational Media Company at Virginia Tech is looking to add a full-time professional advertising adviser to the staff.

The Advertising Adviser is responsible for developing student media revenue through advertising sales and underwriting (print, digital, broadcast) and for meeting revenue goals; developing new revenue streams; responsible for hiring, training and motivating student sales managers; and develops strategies, tactics, sales plans and profit targets for Educational Media Company at Virginia Tech student media divisions: Collegiate Times, College Media Solutions, WUVT 90.7 FM, VTTV Channel 33, Silhouette Literary and Art Magazine, and the Bugle yearbook.





Educational Media Company at Virginia Tech, Inc. (EMCVT) manages the student media outlets on the Virginia Tech campus, including the Collegiate Times,, WUVT 90.7 FM, VTTV Channel 33, Silhouette Literary and Art Magazine, Student Publications Photo Staff and the Bugle yearbook. We reach thousands of people daily with our student media products. College Media Solutions is student media’s advertising and marketing agency. The Advertising Adviser is employed by EMCVT, not Virginia Tech. We are located in lovely Blacksburg, Virginia, with a low cost of living, endless outdoor activities and all the advantages of a big college campus.

18 Nov

Job Posting: Bugle Business Manager (Spring 2014)

EMCVT is taking applications for the position of Bugle Business Manager for the spring semester.

The Bugle business manager is responsible for business operations, including Bugle sales, marketing and portraits.

The deadline is 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. Email all materials to Interviews will be Dec. 5, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m.. Download the application packet and be sure to read the enclosed instructions.


Download additional documents: SOPs, Bugle Ad

23 Oct

Student Advertising Director Open Spring 2013

EMCVT is accepting applications for the student advertising director of College Media Solutions for Spring 2014. The deadline to apply is 9:00 AM Monday November 4, 2013. Download the application materials here and submit your completed application via email per the instructions.

4 Feb

Spring Elections – 2013-14 Media Leadership Positions Opened

Applications are open for 2013-14 student leadership positions. The deadline is 9:00 AM Friday, February 22, 2013. Interviews will be held either March 1 or March 2, 2013. Download the appropriate application packet and be sure to read the enclosed instruction PDF:

Bugle yearbook editor in chief

Bugle yearbook business manager

Silhouette editor in chief

Silhouette business manager

SPPS director of photography

SPPS business manager

VTTV general manager

VTTV business manager

7 Nov

2013-14 Student Leadership Positions Open

Applications are open for 2013-14 student leadership positions. The deadline is 12 Noon on Monday, November 26, 2012. Interviews will be held Saturday December 1, 2012. Download the appropriate application packet and be sure to read the enclosed instruction PDF:

Collegiate Times editor in chief

Collegiate Times business manager

WUVT general manager

WUVT business manager

2 Oct

We’re hiring a full time advertising professional

Love student media? Love Blacksburg? Love advertising? If you’re still nodding, we may want you to work with us! We have a great full-time position with excellent benefits open. Take a look at all the details and how to apply.

1 Oct

CMS Marketing Coordinator Position Available

College Media Solutions’ marketing coordinator creates and implements campaigns to promote sales as well as readership and special events. He/she also hires and supervises a team of marketing interns. This position requires a highly organized leader who can be a liaison with different teams (sales team, newspaper staff, creative services department) and stay on top of timelines for multiple projects at once. This is a paid position and eligible for work study. Applications are due Monday October 8 by 5 pm. To apply, fill out a JOIN application online.

1 Oct

Photo Staff Business Manager applications

As 2012-13 SPPS business manager, you will oversee the finances of a budget of about $25,000 per year and build a successful marketing program for great Virginia Tech-related photography from the Student Publications Photo Staff, the Collegiate Times, and The Bugle Yearbook. This is also a leadership position within student media’s umbrella group, EMCVT and the successful candidate will serve on the Management and Advisory Team (MAT). This is a paid position and eligible for work study.

To apply, download the SPPS business manager application and email the requested documents to as .pdfs or .docs. The position is open until filled and applications will be reviewed every Monday starting at 9 am.

14 Mar

Media Leadership positions open

EMCVT invites Virginia Tech students to apply for media leadership positions for 2012-13:

Positions are opened until filled and first review of applications will begin Friday March 23.