our third annual women+media career summit

coming Spring 2019: Get ready for a brand new
theme, exciting new speakers, and
career-changing guidance.

Conquering the interview

According to the Wall Street Journal, public speaking is the number one fear among Americans.

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A few small life changes will help remind you that you deserve everything you’ve accomplished —and more.

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Lead with your passion

Antoinette Miller, Manager, University Relations and Recruitment, HBO says, be a jack-of-all-trades. Well-rounded people tend to be the most successful. You never know where your career is going to take you. Both passion and preparation will lead you to the right path.

Be a good storyteller

What’s the best way to get a job in VR? Zahra Rasool, the Editorial Lead at Contrast and Al Jazeera, says that she looks for storytelling ability when evaluating candidates to hire. If you can show the ability to expressively share your unique experience, you will show your ability to be good at VR.


Estelle Caswell, Producer/Earworm, Director/K-POP Explained, says quality content is important but consistent output is key. If you take up a hobby and you want it to be a career, don’t get impatient. Stick with it.

what is the 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.