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Internship Opportunity for Summer 2018

reporterThe Maryland-Delaware-DC Press Association is offering paid internships this summer. The internship would place you at a participating newspaper near your home.

From the website:

Students with a strong career interest in print journalism (and associated platforms) who have completed a college-level course in one of these areas or have equivalent experience on a college or community publication.  Open to undergraduates either:

  • attending any Maryland, Delaware, or the District of Columbia four-year college/university, OR
  • a resident of Maryland, Delaware or District of Columbia attending a four-year college/university elsewhere

For more information, visit :

Career and Internship Fair–Sept. 29

From the Career Center:

The Career Center invites you to meet over 200 employers for networking, internship, and full-time opportunities! Remember to bring 15-20 copies of your resume, and please note that for security reasons, all items brought with you must stay with you while attending the fair. Check out how you can make a job fair work for you (PDF)!

How can you be successful at the fair?

  • Dress like a professional (PDF)
  • Get your resume reviewed during Express Hours, Monday-Thursday (No Express Hours Friday- Day of the Fair) from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. at the Career Center
  • Research employers in advance and prepare intelligent questions
  • Practice your 30-second commercial (PDF)
  • Download The Fairs App today (iOS or Android) to view a list of employers

Any questions? Please contact Shelley Long!

Free Webinar On How To Get That First Journalism Job or Internship

microphoneThe Poynter Institute (a journalism “think tank”) is offering a free webinar on getting your first journalism job or internship. It should only take about an hour of your time. You’ll find it here:

MCOM Scholarship Available–Apply by Oct. 9.

Congrats! (1)The MCCS Scholarship Committee is offering the Patrick J. O’Connell Scholarship to be awarded for Spring 2018. The $1800.00 scholarship recognizes MCOMs “most outstanding student”.  For more information on how to apply and who is eligible, please visit:


Internship Opportunity at the Jewish Times



The Baltimore Jewish Times is seeking aspiring journalists with interests in print and digital storytelling. Applicants should be multimedia savvy and interested in everything from breaking news to in-depth features. Knowledge of the Jewish community is an added bonus, but isn’t required. To apply, send clips, a resume and cover letter to managing editor Marc Shapiro at

Welcome Back!

leafWelcome back to campus! This WordPress site is the hub of all my journalism/new media classes. If you look at the menu bar, you should see your course listed. Make sure you check out this site every day before class. I’ll place announcements/things you ought to know, etc. here

MCCS Networking Fair

Networking fair flyer (1)What: Towson’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) group is holding its annual networking fair for all Mass Communication and Communication Studies students. This event is an opportunity to network with working professionals at roughly 20 companies such as Maroon PR, imre, Fox 45 WBFF, and Abel Communications. Students should bring resumes and wear business-casual attire.

When: April 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: University Union Chesapeake rooms

Mega Job and Internship Fair

Screen Shot 2017-03-13 at 11.13.11 AMMore than 200 potential employers will be at the spring Mega Job and Internship Fair to be held March 31 at SECU arena. Representatives from fields for every major will be there, according to organizers.  Register to attend by March 17 at  Hire@TU.

Marketing and Communications Networking Opportunity for Students

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Information provided from event flyer:
Students are invited to hear from senior agency leaders, including CEO and Founder David Warschawski, on how to best prepare for a career in marketing communications and land your dream marketing job. This event is designed to offer college students with greater insight into the marketing communications world and answer the questions you’ve always wanted to ask. Whether you want to be a PR star, a graphic designer extraordinaire or development guru – this event is open to all aspiring marketing communications professionals.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 29th
TIME: 5:30-7 p.m.
WHERE: Warschawski’s office, located at 1501 Sulgrave Ave., Suite 350, Baltimore, MD 21209

Scholarship Opportunity Through Sinclair Broadcast Group

2017 Sinclair Diversity ScholarshipFrom Sinclair:
For the second year, Sinclair Broadcast Group is offering its Diversity Scholarship!
Link to online application:
Sinclair is offering this opportunity to student journalists of color who plan to be enrolled in college full-time for all of the 2017-2018. Graduation date must not be sooner than Spring 2018.

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