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Media & Communications

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This track prepares students for a variety of careers related to communications. Students will have the chance to learn practical skills through the creation of an assortment of media projects. Through speakers, lectures and personal interviews, students have numerous opportunities to meet with leading practitioners and representatives of major firms in the fields of print and broadcast journalism, production, advertising, public relations, photography, graphic design, events management, social media or political communications.

Past Programming Activities

• Pulitzer Center
• National Public Radio (NPR)
• The Newseum

Student Testimonials

Jacob Smith

“I gained great insight to my future career and a foundation for building a strong professional network. The Media & Communications professional track provides a fantastic launch point for anyone interested in any kind of career in communications.”

-Jacob Smith, Intern with Global Voice Hall Live, Texas Christian University, Fall 2016

 

Dungkha Vo

“Through the Media & Communications track, I was able to learn about communication processes, tools and ethics from professionals in the field. My favorite program activities were the tour of NPR and the panel discussions.”

-Dungkha Vo, Intern with Voice of America, Stockton University, Spring 2016

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