The Center for Portfolio Development & Internships will host the 2015 Internship Expo on Thursday, October 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the University Center. At the Internship Expo, students have the opportunity to speak with organization representatives, learn about potential internships, hand out resumes, and show professional portfolios. Students at any stage of their academic career - freshmen, sophomores, juniors, or seniors - can benefit from this excellent networking opportunity.
The 2015 Internship Expo plans to bring in more than 30 organizations from a variety of production houses; commercial studios; agencies; non-profits; publications; radio, television, and sports entertainment entities; corporate settings, and cultural institutions, offering more than 100 internship opportunities for students. For more information, check us out on Facebook at Center for Portfolio Development & Internships.
Here's a list of attending organizations:
Cinema St. Louis
City of St. Peters
First Rule Media Network
Fox 2/KPLR 11
INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine
Javelin Experiential Marketing Agency
Kwame Building Group, Inc.
Lion Forge, LLC
Logic Systems Sound & Lighting
Mathews-Dickey Boys' & Girls' Club
Missouri Botanical Gardens
Missouri History Museum
Nine Network of Public Media (KETC)
Phat Buddha Productions
Red Carpet USA
Ronald McDonald House Charities
St. Louis Science Center
Shock City Studios
St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU
St. Louis Press Club
The Times Newspapers
In the spring, The Center hosts OPPORTUNITIES, a networking event for students and organizations. Representatives from student and professional clubs, associations, and societies are invited to meet with students and share information about their organizations and the importance of networking.
OPPORTUNITIES 2015 took place on Wednesday, February 18 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge. Representatives from media professional associations, student organizations, and student media participated. School of Communications students who attended familiarized themselves with the organizations and learned how to get involved.
American Marketing Association - St. Louis AMA
Audio Engineering Society St. Louis Regional Section - AES
Business Marketing Association of St. Louis - BMA
Gateway Media Literacy Partners
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees - IATSE Local 493
National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences - Mid-America Chapter - NATAS
Press Club of Metropolitan St. Louis
Public Relations Society of America - St. Louis Chapter - PRSA
St. Louis Media Communications Association - MCA
Visual Effects - VFXSTL
Audio Engineering Society - AES
Public Relations Student Society of America - PRSSA
The Galaxy Radio
Webster’s Video Game Club
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