Internship Eligibility Application is open on Blackboard/Community “Spring 21 Communication & DMJ Students”

Digital Media, Journalism and Communication students: if you are eligible to apply for internships, get a head start now! If you wish to do an internship this summer the deadline to apply is Friday, March 12. The deadline for fall 2021 internship applications is Friday, April 9.

Here are all the minimum requirements to apply for internship eligibility:

  • 60 total credits
  • 30 credits at New Paltz
  • 18 credits in your major
  • 2.5 GPA

To apply visit the spring21_ Communications & DMJ students Blackboard Community and check the “INTERNSHIP ELIGIBILITY APPLICATION” folder on the left menu. You will need to fill out an application, submit a one-page (single-sided) resume and a PDF copy of your current progress report. 

Students must apply at least one semester before their internship to qualify for internship credits (retroactive credits will not be granted). Journalism students need a total of 4 internship credits. Production and management majors and journalism minors need a total of 3 internship credits. 

All the information you need is on the Blackboard.


Attention Juniors & Seniors: Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society Application is Available!

If you are a Junior or Senior, it’s time to think about possibly joining the New Paltz chapter of Lambda Pi Eta – the National Communication Association’s Honor Society (Open to all majors in the Department of Communication and Department of Digital Media and Journalism). To qualify for membership in the Alpha Alpha Delta Chapter of Lambda Pi Eta, you must: Continue reading

Virtual Career and Internship Fair Slated for March 3; Students Must Register To Participate

The Career Resource Center is hosting a Spring Virtual Career Fair for Jobs & Internships on March 3, 2021 from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Students will be able to meet with recruiters for jobs and internships. Be prepared to share your resume with recruiters. If you need help writing or improving your resume, visit the Career Resource Center’s virtual drop-in hours (info below)  Continue reading