Ryan Koo is the writer and director of AMATEUR, a 2018 Netflix Original Film and a Sundance Screenwriters Lab selection. Koo won the Webby Award for Best Drama Series and was named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Film for his web series THE WEST SIDE. He is also the Founder and CEO of the popular filmmaking website No Film School.
Please join us for a Career Conversation with Ryan Koo to discuss his career journey, lessons learned, skills needed to succeed in this business, and advice on how to get started in the industry!
Date: Wednesday, January 22
Location: CCI Library (Adirondack House)
Lunch will be provided!
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In partnership with the SGA, the CCI is continuing the “Life Beyond Middlebury” series that aims to equip students with the tools needed to succeed in life. Check out our upcoming events!
Salary Negotiation, Decision Making and What to do with The Offer
Wednesday, January 22 at 4:30 pm in Axinn 229
We will discuss ideas about what to think about and do when you interview and when you receive an offer, and the basic principles of a successful negotiation: what can be negotiated and how should you respond when offered a position. National Life Group is a Vermont employer very interested in introducing you to these skills that you can use in any type of future employment situation. Open to all students, all majors, whether you are job or internship searching now or later. RSVP here.
Wednesday, January 15 at 4:30 pm in Axinn 229
Are you a saver or a spender? Do you want to learn more about personal finance and budgeting? Join us to hear from experts about strategies you can use to save money and spend wisely. RSVP here.
A Night of Hall of Fame Hoops: A panel discussion featuring Jackie MacMullan of ESPN, Bob Ryan of The Boston Globe, and longtime Sports Illustrated writers Jack McCallum and Alexander Wolff.
Date: Wednesday, January 15
Time: 7:00pm- 8:30pm
Location: McCardell Bicentennial Hall 216
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Jeff Bushell is a screen writer and television producer showrunner who has written for Jim Carrey, Will Farell, Joaquin Phoenix, Anna Farris, Bernie Mac, James Franco and Kamil Najani. Earlier this year, Jeff sold his spec BAD DOG to Lionsgate with Seth Rogen’s Point Grey producing along with Eugenio Derbez and Ben Odell’s 3Pas Studios. Jeff also wrote the Black List script RICKY STANICKY which Peter Farrelly is attached to direct as well as Disney’s BEVERLY HILLS CHIHUAHUA. On the television side, he was an Executive Producer/showrunner for Nickelodeon BELLA AND THE BULLDOGS and was the Co-Creator and Showrunner for MARVIN, MARVIN. He also previously served as a Consultant for DRAWN TOGETHER on Comedy Central, and as Executive Story Editor for WHAT I LIKE ABOUT YOU and Story Editor for THE BERNIE MAC SHOW, both on FOX.
Please join us for a Career Conversation with Jeff Bushell on Tuesday, January 21 from 12pm-1pm in the CCI. He will discuss his career journey, lessons learned, skills needed to succeed in this business, and advice on how to get started in the industry!
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Before joining Carnegie Mellon, Andrew worked as a professional stage, film and television Actor, and is the Co-Artistic Director of Project Y Theatre Company in New York City. He founded and led a business in NYC called Artist Building Company, where he hired set designers and painters for NYC remodeling and building jobs.
Click here to schedule your 1:1 chat on Thursday, January 9
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal and SweetIQ, and U.K. media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.
The Burlington Free Press is in search of talented college students looking for an enriching paid internship. As a Summer 2019 Intern Program participant, you will develop, integrate and apply skill sets and experiences in support of the newsroom team. The purpose of the internship experience is to provide opportunities where college (undergrad and grad) students can develop, grow and become the next generation of talent for our network.
Internship supervisors offer mentoring, networking and real-world experience in a fun, entrepreneurial atmosphere. As part of one of our news team, you will work on meaningful and impactful coverage and projects, as well as enjoy peer-to-peer engagement while working on activities that promote professional development supplemental to the job.
- Research, report, write and help create compelling text and multimedia journalism serving the Greater Burlington and Vermont audience that seeks takeaways from news events as well as information how events impact them.
- Make it a mission to inform and engage readers through immediacy, insightful reporting and riveting storytelling.
- Work with coach, content creators, visual journalist and producers to shape storytelling to meet audience needs and interests on every platform.
- Connect with the audience through social media.
- Shadow reporters and learn digital and video skills.
- Learn how headlines, SEO, social posts and effective mobile writing techniques help extend the reach of content.
- Collaborate with visual journalist and producers to provide all the appropriate elements for stories (i.e. photos,videos and graphics).
- Capture basic photos and video as needed.
- Degree-seeking student currently enrolled at a college or university with a GPA of at least 3.0
- Well organized, detail oriented, adaptable and ﬂexible
- Ability to multi-task and work well in a team environment
- Excellent organizational, analytical and oral and written communication skills
- Previous internship experience is a plus
- Technical skills required for multiple aspects of the role
- Ideal candidates will possess strong Ofﬁce and PC skills.
Deadline date: Sunday, January 19, 2020
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Now is the perfect time to start planning your summer internship!
Join us at this information session on Wednesday, Jan. 8 from 4:30-5:30 pm in Coltrane Lounge to learn strategies for finding or creating the best summer internship for you.
At this session, we will:
- Give you examples of past internships Midd students have done
- Highlight top resources to use in the search process
- Discuss strategies for finding/creating your own experience
- Provide an overview of CCI’s GRANT FUNDING available for unpaid internships
- And more!
We look forward to seeing you and answering all of your questions!
NBC News partnerships consists of a small team of veteran producers and journalists who manage the editorial relationship between NBC Network shows (TODAY, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, Original NBC Social/Digital) and our 200+ local affiliate stations across the country. Our goal is simple: amplify the reach of NBC reporting on both the national and local level. Our intern plays a crucial role in reaching this daily goal.
Intern Purpose & Responsibilities (Job Description):
-Populate and analyze daily airings reports via Excel
-Research local stories, websites and stations nationwide
-Send daily alerts increasing local social media engagement
-Assist in producing crosstalks (live hits) and interviews
-Transcribe meetings, interviews and show content
-Meet and assist on tours with visiting affiliates
-Assist on special events and in control room
Must have knowledge of current events
Previous work experience in an office/newsroom environment
Previous internship experience
Strong writing skills
Strong research skills
Social media/digital skills
Familiar with various online news websites
Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
Strong work ethic
Additional Information About the Opportunity:
Interns have the ability to attend daily production and editorial meetings. Attend Q&A sessions and meetings throughout the internship with various NBC News correspondents, producers, Senior staff, visiting correspondents etc. Have the unique opportunity to observe firsthand all the platforms of NBC through the News Partnerships team.
Education Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior
If you would like to apply to this great opportunity to work with a Midd alum, please e-mail your cover letter and resume to Christine Schozer ’13 at Christine.Schozer@nbcuni.com and copy email@example.com