Professor Atwater

Teaching Journalism/New Media at TU

Interested in reporting about the fashion industry?

Screen Shot 2015-11-12 at 11.45.08 is looking for interns. Please note that this internship would not be approved for college credit, but you could still gain experience. Here is the information they provided: is looking for ambitious, goal-orientated interns this spring to report on the fashion trends happening on their campus. Our interns, aka Style Gurus, are in charge of capturing street style photography around their college campus as well as creating articles based on their findings. Style Gurus contribute two posts per month during the duration of the internship as well as participate in bi-monthly Twitter chats with fashion industry executives, webinars and other skill building exercises. Interns also have the opportunity to work on brand campaigns and home page features.

If you are enthusiastic about the fashion industry, have experience in journalism and/or photography please apply at

Internships with Under Armour

Screen Shot 2015-10-21 at 10.56.51 AMIf you’re interested in an internship with Under Armour, representatives from the company would like to meet you. They will be in the Minnegan Room on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 5 p.m.

More information.

Ravens Kicker to Speak on Campus

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Justin Tucker will be visiting campus on Monday, Nov. 2.  The event is called “Kick Start your Career” and will feature the following:

  • Motivational words from Justin Tucker on his career journey.
  • Meet and greet (photo opp!) with Justin.
  • Career tips and connections with high-profile, local business owners who are looking to hire you.


Space is limited – R.S.V.P. via the “career events” tab in Hire@TU

Questions? Contact the TU Career Center at 410-704-2233 or

Learn from Public Relations Professionals

Fall Panel FlyerHere’s your chance to learn from and network with Baltimore based PR professionals.  TU’s PR group is hosting a panel on Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. in Van Bokkelen Hall, room 204. All students are welcome.

On Campus Job Opportunity

150 yearslogoHere is information on a campus job opportunity:
Web Publisher
The student web publisher would need to be trained in the use of two
tools: GatherContent, an easy to use content development tool and OU
Campus, a content management system.
The student web publishers would report to the TU digital strategy team
and will assist TU web publishers in moving content from GatherContent or
our current website to the OU Campus content management system (CMS). The
student worker will mostly cut and paste content into the CMS but they can
also add design elements and photography to pages.
10-20 hours/week at $9.50/hr.
If you are interested, contact Michael Heasley directly at


WJZ Sports Director to visit TU

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WJZ-TV sports director Mark Viviano will be visiting campus on Thursday, Oct. 22. All students are welcome to attend. He will speaking at 11 a.m. in MC 102. The TU chapter of the National Broadcasting Society along with the EMF department are hosting the event. For more info, contact Jai-Leen James at

Study Journalism Overseas this Summer

The Institute for Education in International Media (ieiMedia), based out of Loyola University in Maryland, is offering “eight international learning adventures” this summer.

The deadline to apply is February 15, 2016. For more information, visit the ieiMedia website.

Study in Barcelona this summer

barcelonaDr. Sandy Nichols is leading a study abroad trip this summer to Barcelona, Spain. The course is called Communication and Global Competence in Barcelona and is for three credits. The dates of the trip are May 27 – June 16. For more information, visit the study abroad website, or contact Dr. Nichols directly at

XTSR is looking for news readers



Towson University’s student run radio station, XTSR,  is looking for students to prepare and read newscasts over the “air”. This is a great chance to practice your broadcast delivery and news reading skills. For more information, contact Mr. Jim Armstrong (

Mentor program available

The Baltimore Association of Black Journalists is offering mentoring opportunities to students. If chosen, students would have the opportunity to learn from professionals in the fields of journalism and public relations. For more information on how to apply, please visit: Deadline for applications is Friday, Oct. 30.

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