On Location: VICE
Apr
25
4:30 PM16:30

On Location: VICE

VICE operates the world’s premier original online video destination, VICE.COM. Vice's Williamsburg headquarters includes a TV production studio, a magazine, a record label, an in-house creative services agency plus consumer insights and research services department, and a book publishing unit. Join us as we take a look inside VICE's expanding state-of-the art facilities.

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Screening: The Americans
Apr
23
6:30 PM18:30

Screening: The Americans

Set in a time of leg warmers and Cold War–chill, The Americans follows two Soviet spies (Felicity’s Keri Russell and Brothers & Sisters’ Matthew Rhys) undercover as a troubled married couple trying to steal U.S. secrets and blend seamlessly into American suburban life of the 1980s. Vividly detailed, the show captures Reagan-era politics and pop culture with equal brilliance. Creative team members, Joe Weisberg—himself a former CIA officer—Joel Fields and Justin Weinberger, screen an episode and take you behind the scenes of crafting FX’s award winning drama. RSVP

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On Location: Horizon Media
Apr
18
3:00 PM15:00

On Location: Horizon Media

Check out one of the "Best Places to Work in New York City," according to Crain's New York and Advertising Age.  One of the fastest-growing independent media services companies in the world, Horizon provides clients, such as Corona, Geico, and History Channel, with comprehensive communications planning across traditional and emerging channels, including digital, social and mobile.

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Women + Media Career Summit
Apr
13
8:00 AM08:00

Women + Media Career Summit

Join us for the Center’s Second Annual Women + Media Career Summit, a full-day forum highlighting opportunities in areas of the business where women are traditionally under-represented. Hear top executives, entrepreneurs, producers and directors describe their career journeys and secrets to success.

The day’s mix of keynotes, panels and workshops will provide the inspiration and know-how needed to find your dream career. RSVP

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The George Polk Awards: Getting Sources to Talk
Apr
5
6:30 PM18:30

The George Polk Awards: Getting Sources to Talk

  • LIU Brooklyn, Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hear from Polk Award winning journalists —Jodi KantorThe New York TimesStephanie McCrummenThe Washington Post and Elle ReeveVICE News on the challenges they faced getting their stories and gaining their sources' trust. 

Plus, please join us for an opening reception before the forum, with light refreshments. RSVP

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Staying Live: Music & Entertainment
Apr
4
6:30 PM18:30

Staying Live: Music & Entertainment

  • The New School ( Starr Foundation Hall, Lower Level) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

If you’re a self-starter and thrive in a fast-paced environment, a career in live entertainment is for you. Whether it's booking NasThe ChieftainsThe Fab Four, DaughtrySolangeMiguelChance the RapperRun the JewelsTim McGrawFaith Hill or Jay-Z and Beyoncé — leaders in live entertainment industry discuss their current passion projects and how they ensure that the show goes on. RSVP

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On Location: VaynerMedia
Mar
28
3:00 PM15:00

On Location: VaynerMedia

If you live and breathe emerging technology, don’t miss your chance to visit VaynerMedia, a growing social-first digital shop. VaynerMedia provides clients like Chase, PepsiCo, Syfy and Toyota with video production, influencer marketing, Google and Alexa voice services, and more.

Juniors and seniors with internship experience are encouraged to apply for a spot.

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On Location: The Rundown with Robin Thede
Mar
15
4:00 PM16:00

On Location: The Rundown with Robin Thede

Don’t miss your chance to see a live taping of The Rundown with Robin Thede. This weekly, half-hour late night comedy show is produced by Chris Rock and Robin Thede, former Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore head writer and contributor. Thede makes fun of the week in politics and pop culture through sketches, monologue jokes and field pieces. 

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The Business of Funny
Mar
14
6:30 PM18:30

The Business of Funny

Comedy has long been seen as overwhelmingly male, but the industry is experiencing a renaissance fueled by female comedians. Hear from three popular female comedians on writing and performing stand-up; what the new face of comedy looks like; and how they determine success. RSVP

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Advance Screening and Q&A: RISE
Mar
8
2:30 PM14:30

Advance Screening and Q&A: RISE

NBC’s heartwarming new drama Rise follows dedicated teacher Lou Mazzuchelli (Josh Radnor, How I Met Your Mother) as he revives his high school theater program.  After the screening, hear from executive producers Jason Katims (Friday Night Lights, Parenthood) and Flody Suarez about creating this musical drama. RSVP

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On Location: Some Spider Studios
Dec
11
3:00 PM15:00

On Location: Some Spider Studios

Calling all creators! Sign up for our visit to Some Spider Studios, the next big new media company and the home to two multimedia channels, Scary Mommy and Cafe. As the biggest online parenting brand, Scary Mommy reaches over 100 million people a month. Cafe is a recently launched news and humor brand that reaches 60 million monthly readers. Find out what's next for this new media company.

Students only. Space is limited. Register early. Selected students will be contacted with location information.

 

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On Location: Twitter
Dec
8
3:00 PM15:00

On Location: Twitter

If you’re an exceptional problem solver and creative thinker, don’t miss this opportunity to see Twitter’s New York office. The global platform was founded to start conversation in real time, and it now has 330 million monthly users consuming, creating, distributing and discovering tweets in 280 characters or less.

Students only. Space is limited. Register early. Selected students will be contacted with location information. 

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On Location: HARRY
Dec
5
1:00 PM13:00

On Location: HARRY

Attend a live taping of HARRY and get a behind the scenes look at how the hit show is made. Singer and entertainer Harry Connick Jr. hosts this new daytime talk show, produced by NBCUniversal, featuring celebrity interviews and segments spotlighting heroes in the community.  

Students only. Space is limited. Register early. Selected students will be contacted with location information.

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The Inside Scoop on How To Succeed in TV News
Nov
29
6:30 PM18:30

The Inside Scoop on How To Succeed in TV News

Two legendary agents, who represent the biggest names in the business, from Robin Roberts to Anderson Cooper, joined by a CNN host who made a successful transition from The New York Times to host of the network’s Reliable Sources, reveal the secrets of the trade, how to land an agent, what’s needed in your resume reel, and what skills you need to land the coveted role in front of the camera in the digital age. RSVP

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On Location: New York Magazine
Nov
16
3:00 PM15:00

On Location: New York Magazine

New York Magazine covers, analyzes, comments on, and defines the news, culture, entertainment, lifestyle, fashion, and personalities that drive New York City. For nearly five decades, New York Magazine has covered and analyzed news, culture, entertainment, lifestyle, fashion, and personalities that make New York City unique. The brand has expanded on the digital side with nymag.com, vulture.com, grubstreet.com, and thecut.com. Hear from some of the best minds in magazines on how they reach 29.8 million monthly unique visitors.

Students only. Space is limited. Register early. Selected students will be contacted with location information. 

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How To Report News That Matters
Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

How To Report News That Matters

Through the power of journalism, beat reporters share stories on the people, events and ideas that raise our awareness of the most important issues facing our society. Hear from some of the best journalists working today, who tell it like it is from the front lines of politics, national security, natural disasters, racial injustice and humanitarian crises. RSVP

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TBWA
Nov
14
3:00 PM15:00

TBWA

TBWA Worldwide prides itself on disruptive ideas brought to life across a unique media arts landscape. The TBWA mission is to be the best-run ad agency network in the world. This credo has led to a global network of 11,000 people operating in 274 agencies in 100 countries.

Visit one of the top 10 global agencies and learn about internships and entry-level jobs that could lead to an exciting career. TBWA clients include Airbnb, Apple, Gatorade, McDonald’s, Nissan,  Adidas, and Pfizer.

Students only. Space is limited. Register early. Selected students will be contacted with location information.

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Making Movies That Change Lives
Nov
13
6:30 PM18:30

Making Movies That Change Lives

  • St. Francis College, Founders Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

With great storytelling and a marketing strategy to match, documentaries and feature films can raise awareness of the most pressing issues of our time, and even initiate major change.  Hear what drives some of these dynamic filmmakers and learn how they get their game-changing documentaries made and seen. RSVP

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Mic
Oct
27
12:30 PM12:30

Mic

Young people will define the future and they deserve a news outlet that offers quality coverage tailored to them. Enter Mic. Founded in 2011 by Chris Altchek and Jake Horowitz, Mic’s approach to news is as unique as the millennial generation. Mic reports original stories, publishes smart analysis and produces high-quality videos for an audience of more than 30 million people each month.

Visit Mic’s NYC office, a clean and modern space that makes a strong impression and keeps perfectly with the company’s mission to make real news relatable.

Students only. Space is limited. Register early. Selected students will be contacted with location information. Mark your calendars.

*Please note the time is subject to change.

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Screening: Frank Serpico
Oct
23
6:00 PM18:00

Screening: Frank Serpico

In the early 70s, NYPD undercover cop Frank Serpico blew the whistle on the corruption and payoffs then rampant in the police department. The heroism that nearly cost him his life, was immortalized in the classic film Serpico starring Al Pacino. Now in the documentary Frank Serpico, Antonino D'Ambrosio presents the story of the real Serpico, who revisits his crusading cops and robbers days, and an iconoclastic life. Join us for this documentary The New Yorker called "wondrous," followed by a conversation with D'Ambrosio, its award-winning director. RSVP

 


Presented with NYIT Auditorium on Broadway

 

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