Join The Bull & Bear


The Bull & Bear offers the opportunity to engage, inspire, and impact the McGill community.  Students from all fields are welcome to contribute to McGill’s only student-run news magazine.

Training and Staff Development

Joining The Bull & Bear staff launches you into a dynamic learning environment. Training is offered in writing, design, photography, videography, and media editing.


Writing Applications:

News                    Arts & Culture                     Business                     Opinion

The Bull & Bear is hiring staff writers for the following sections: News, Arts & Culture, Business & Technology, and Opinion. To apply, send an email with two writing samples and a cover letter to the section you would like to write for. Your cover letter should include: your name, year of study, any relevant prior experience, and 1-2 paragraphs on why you are interested in writing for the Bull & Bear. Your writing samples can include published or unpublished articles, as well as academic papers.

To apply for the News section, send your email to;

To apply for the Arts & Culture section, send your email to;

To apply for the Business & Technology section, send your email to;

To apply for the Opinion section, send your email to


Copy Editors Application

Edit and proofread Bull & Bear articles for spelling and grammar as the final step of the editing process. To learn more and to apply, please click here. Once the Google form has been submitted, successful candidates will be emailed a writing sample to copy edit as part of their application.


Supporting Roles:

Media Team Application

We are currently looking for photographers. You will be attending events and pursuing creative projects as part of the Bull & Bear’s Media Team. To apply, please send samples to


Business Unit Application

We are currently hiring an Advertising/Sponsorship Sales Manager, who will be responsible for generating revenue for the Bull & Bear by selling advertising and sponsorship to local businesses.

We are also hiring a Sales Coordinator, who will manage the implementation of the Bull & Bear’s sales strategy. To learn more and to apply to either of these positions, go here.


Web Team Application

Familiar with basic coding or WordPress? Interested in web design? Our web team is looking for new recruits to help with maintaining our website. If interested, send an email to with a cover letter highlighting relevant experience.


Design Team Application

Have a knack for graphic design? We’re always happy to hear from individuals who can create graphics and illustrations. If interested, send an email to with your portfolio.


Operations Application

We are currently hiring a Marketing/Operations team. You will be working on the team responsible for the outreach, promotions and operations of the Bull & Bear. To learn more and to apply, please click here.