Friday, January 23, 2009

NYCTV Internship

Hi There!

Can you pass this along to those who might be interested in interning at NYCTV, to begin early February?


Do you have a passion for fashion, celebrity and culture? Do you also have a knack for cue sheets, digitizing and research? If so, you might be the perfect intern at NYCTV. We are looking for a production intern to work with an entertainment host and producer at the station. Duties include assisting at shoots, news gathering, script writing and editing. A majority of the internship will include research and follow-up, so applicants should expect to spend a sizable amount of time at the office. Applicants should be detail oriented and self motivated. They should also be great writers and familiar with Final Cut Pro. Production assistant experience encouraged, but not necessary. Past interns have been able to interview celebrities, attend happening functions in the city and receive other awesome incentives. Join the excitement and apply!

Dates: Mid/Early-February-May 2009

Preferred Major: Communications, English, Journalism, Public Relations

Availability: 2-3 days a week, evenings when needed.


Please send a cover letter and resume to Attn:

Internships are highly selective. Finalist should be available to
interview in late January.

NYCTV is the largest broadcasting and cable network covering the heart
of New York City. Our station reaches over 8 million households in
the Tri-State area and beyond. Covering the fashion, lifestyle,
entertainment and heart beat of NYC, our content airs on WNBC,
Hampton's TV as well as international outlets across the globe. This
past season we launched two new features to our network - online
components consisting of Video on Demand and Video Blogs from our
hosts and producers. For more information about NYCTV please visit us

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Ogilvy Associates Program

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Ogilvy Associates Program

Ogilvy Associates Program
Calling all brainiacs, mavericks, artists, entrepreneurs, innovators and chameleons!
Have you ever dreamed of working for a company that abhors hierarchical bureaucracy and values individuality and creativity? We’re looking for graduating seniors with a demonstrated passion for marketing communications, evidenced by relevant course work, internships, or extra-curricular activities.
Join us:
You will learn the craft of client service and its function in the advertising industry. You will have the opportunity to explore the following critical areas of advertising during the 12-month rotational program:
1. Consulting: Ogilvy Consultants dig deep to discover customer needs and buying behavior. They develop strategies to inspire customers to connect with the brand, and to engage and transact at continually higher rates.
2. Planning: Planners act as the voice of the consumer within the agency. They provide the strategy that is meant to inspire creative work and achieve client objectives.
3. Program Management (Account Management): Program management teams act as the liaison between the client and the internal Ogilvy team. They ensure that work is done on time and on budget with the client’s best interest always top of mind.
4. Production: Production is where the creative ideas and concepts are brought to life.
Producers are the translators, the liaison, the troubleshooters and the glue in the process.
They have a unique ability to partner with all skill sets to allow a vision to be realized while always stretching the budgets, overseeing the checks and balances.
What’s in it for you (to name just a few):
• World-class integrated training
• Global network
• Excellent benefits
• Summer Fridays
• Employee networks (Young Professionals, Black Professionals, Latin Red, LGBT and more)
• Fun work environment (on-site Yoga, Wet Wednesdays, Language Courses and more)
We are an agency that is proud of its culture and merit-based system. Growth potential is based on your commitment and dedication to the agency, its clients and brands.
How to apply:
Applications are available to current seniors. Our selection process begins in January each year. For more information, please contact
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Tuesday, January 6, 2009

MTV Summer Associate Program

The MTV Networks Summer Associate Program is spreading its roots and looking to nurture candidates with a tech-savvy nature –– you know, the kind who have the high score on every game they’ve ever touched, the kind who leave silicone chips under their pillows for the Bluetooth Fairy.

Attached you'll find the application which includes a plethora of information that covers every aspect of this competitive, ten-week paid training program for recent grads who are pursuing tech careers in the media/entertainment industry.

If you feel you’re right for the program, get to it! Or if you know of anyone who you think has the skills and attributes we’re looking for, please pass this information packet on to them.

Thanks for your interest, and if you have any further questions, please e-mail feel free to e-mail

For more information about MTV Networks please visit our employment website at

You’re a digital superpower, an alpha e-mail mastermind and a social networker with enough links to rev your own search engine. But now it’s time to expand your idea of “explorer” from Internet browsing to marketing a plucky little bilingual girl.

That’s where the MTV Networks Summer Associate Program comes in. It’s an extremely competitive, ten-week paid training program for highly motivated recent grads who are pursuing careers in the media/ entertainment industry and who want to find new outlets for their digital know-how, innovation and other untapped talents.

You don’t need a Ph.D. to figure out how valuable this program is. It prepares you for life after school with a great jump-start to your career. Based on your experience, education and areas of interest, we place you with one of our departments that focuses on new media. Participating departments may include, but are not limited to, the following: digital marketing, Web production, product development, digital research, sales and business development –– you
get the idea. Keep in mind our digital groups may support a wide range of online, wireless, gaming and social media initiatives. From participating in our core professional-skills-training workshops to meeting and interacting with MTV Networks executives, you’ll gain the crucial people skills and business knowledge to help you fast-forward
your career.

We’ll need your focus, commitment and creativity fully loaded and queued up –– just like all of our properties, which include MTV, MTV2, mtvU, VH1, Harmonix, Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, TV Land, Comedy Central, Spike TV, CMT, CMT Pure Country,, MTV Hits, MTV Jams, MTV Tr3s,, VH1 Soul, VH1 Classic, VHUno, Shockwave, Palladia, Logo, NOGGIN, The N and Nicktoons Network, plus a huge variety of other mobile, online and gaming initiatives.

Candidate Requirements

Candidates should be in their last semester of an accredited Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program and should have received their degree by the start of the program.

Need to be available for full-time employment from Thursday, June 4, 2009 through Friday,
August 14, 2009.

Dedicated to pursuing a career in the media/entertainment industry.

Previous internship or work-related experience within or strongly related to digital media.

Involvement in extracurricular activities —preferably activities that demonstrate leadership
qualities and achievements.

Minimum 3.0 G.P.A.

Program Benefits

• Competitive weekly salary
• Paid housing for program duration
• Invaluable industry experience
• Networking opportunities
• Executive mentor
• Business and leadership training

The MTV Networks Summer Associate Program was created to support our diversity initiative, so we encourage candidates from every backgroundto apply.

The MTV Networks Summer Associate Program does not guarantee employment before, during or at the conclusion of the program.

Monday, January 5, 2009

WEIU News Watch Summer Internships

WEIU News Watch Summer Internships

Paid Summer Internship Program

Looking for an internship in news that’s more than pouring coffee?

WEIU will give 15 qualified upper-class students a full-time, hands-on internship to create television news for our 5:30pm weeknight news broadcast.

Through the WEIU-TV News Summer Intern Program, every intern works full-time Monday-Friday to prepare, create and deliver broadcast news.
Interns will fill positions such as - Assignment Editor - Writer - Videographer - Reporter - Editor - Producer - Director - News Anchor - Sports Anchor - Weathercaster.
The internship includes:
free apartment housing
$50/week cash stipend
Report in May for two weeks of intensive training then it's on-the-air through August (subject to change).
Learn from veteran news director with a decade of commercial news experience.
Eastern Illinois University offers optional summer courses - Internship credit (up to 12 units) - 15+ other Journalism and Speech Communications courses Great professional development opportunity Incredible chance to build your resume tape!
Printed resume and application should be mailed to Kelly Runyon.
Deadline: January 12, 2009
Finalists will be chosen by: February 2, 2009
Finalists will be required to submit a resume videotape which will be due by: February 23, 2009
Interns selected for the program will be notified by: March 16, 2009

Primary Contact:
Kelly Runyon
WEIU News Director
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920