IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop–apply for free registration

IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop

Now in its 31th year, the IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop is a two-day conference that is designed to give outstanding students of color a competitive edge as they embark on their careers within the media industry.

DAY 1:
Attendees will learn about opportunities in digital media, creative production, advertising, research, sales and marketing, while attending a full day of panels during the Workshop’s first day.

DAY 2:
Students will then have the chance to meet with human resource professionals from major media companies during the Workshop’s career fair on day two. Attendees will have the opportunity to hone networking skills while interacting with a broad range of industry professionals.

Accomplished students and recent graduates from all majors (including math, computer science, business, marketing, communications, etc.) are encouraged to apply.

COST: Participants attend workshop events free-of-charge. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

NOTE: Students who are accepted are required to attend both the December 3 & 4 sessions. All students will be responsible for their own travel to and from the Workshop.

ELIGIBILITY:
Requirements – Juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent graduates with outstanding academic records and extra-curricular experience are encouraged to compete for participation in the Workshop.

COLLEGE MAJOR:
You need not be a communications major. IRTS seeks applicants who have demonstrated the skills necessary to succeed in a corporate environment, and/or have shown a sincere interest in communications through experience or extra-curricular activities.
Corporations have a wide range of departments and look to hire individuals from many different disciplines.

For more information and the application: 2015 Workshop
All applications should be sent to submit@irts.org.

Application Deadline:
Sunday, November 8

For more information log on to our website –  http://irtsfoundation.org/college-programs.html

 

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