what is center for communication
The Center for Communication is a community of the next generation of media professionals. We connect university students with leading media professionals to learn about the latest in the ever-evolving media industry.
The Center for Communication annually awards the Carole Cooper and Richard Leibner Journalism Fellowship to a New York area female college junior, senior, or graduate student.
The Fellow will receive a generous stipend up to $5000 while interning at the Center for Communication during the course of the school year.
Students will have the opportunity to network with professionals and executives within media and entertainment at our panels and On Locations. Learn more and apply
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Susan Shapiro, author of several books, most recently, The Byline Bible, says to look at writing the same way you look at work or checking email and anything else you “have” to do. Don’t be self indulgent and get to work.
Prashanth Venkataramanujam, executive producer and co-creator of Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, says that he learned how to write the late night format for Patriot Act by watching shows like The Daily Show, and transcribing them.
creating a podcast
Mary Harris, Host/Managing Editor, What Next, Slate, says that if you want to make a podcast you have to take it seriously from the start. To get to that level of quality — in the sound and the storytelling — requires more work than people anticipate. The best podcasts give you a certain feeling and that feeling is the hardest thing to capture.