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Communication Careers Week

Internship Expo 2018 - Rescheduled Attending Organizatioms

Communication Careers Week 2018 - November 12 through 16 

The Internship Expo has been rescheduled for Friday, November 30 from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. in the Sverdrup Complex West Atrium.

Communication Careers Week is five days of engaging events that bring together students, alumni, faculty, staff, and industry professionals to share and to expand their knowledge of the ever-changing landscape of the communication industry.

The week-long experience provides interactive sessions and professional perspectives. It gives students opportunities to network and to discuss their career interests and areas for possible future exploration.

2018 Schedule of Events

Monday, Nov. 12, Guest speakers will visit classes throughout the day

Tuesday, Nov. 13, 1:30-3 p.m., Media Commons, SVER 112

  • Unbridled Media  Mike Walsh, Executive Producer/Managing Partner Ben Lamb, Executive Producer/Managing Partner will present "We Travel in Cool Hats: A Production Story." The panel is intended to spark an exciting conversation about the diversity of skills and the many hats media professionals wear in today’s fast-paced and constantly changing media environment. A reception will follow.

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 3-4 p.m., Media Commons, SVER 112

  • Django Greenblatt-Seay, multimedia artist, social media professional and communication manager for Union Pacific Corporate Communications, will present, "Freelancing Out of a Camper, and Other Ways to Get Weird With It." Immediately following, students will have an opportunity to speak with the artist. 

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 4-6 p.m., Sverdrup Complex, East Atrium

  • Opportunities 18, Students will have an opportunity visit with academic and career advisors, have a LinkedIn photo taken, and to have their resumes reviewed. Representatives of professional organizations will be on site for networking and advice. Refreshments will be served.

Thursday, Nov. 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sverdrup Complex, West Atrium

  • Internship Expo, Students can meet with representatives of more than 25 media companies, agencies, and other organizations, seeking media and communication interns. Rescheduled for Friday, Nov. 30. Watch for more details.

Friday, Nov. 16, Guest speakers will visit classes throughout the day