Welcome to the Fall semester!
Just a quick note with some important dates and advising tips.
First, September 4th is the LAST DAY to add or drop a course to your schedule without an electronic permission of instructor (and a late fee). September 11th is the last day to add/drop a course but you will need electronic permission from the instructor and $20 course change fee. Instructors generally will NOT add students after the first week of classes, so it’s wise to check your Fall class schedule NOW and make any adjustments as soon as possible. Continue reading
Firelight is two separate organizations with one mission: to support communities of color in front of and behind the camera. We seek interns in several departments: Production, Communication, Operations, Development. https://www.firelightmedia.tv/
It is Firelight’s mission to mentor our interns and give them the skills and experience to be the next generation of film, media, and arts administration professionals. Our internship program will give dedicated and driven participants the opportunity to assist our Firelight Media and Firelight Films teams with a variety of projects depending on their area of interest. Opportunities include the production and development of documentary film projects; graphic design and social video production; fundraising and arts administration, and more.
The Denizen Theatre has two productions this Fall that will run in Sept/Oct and Nov/Dec, and officials are interested in meeting with any potential interns this week. Specifically they are looking for anyone interested in marketing/pr, photo/video, and technical theatre.
The Red Hook Daily Catch, a new local publication, is interested in hiring journalism interns from our department to do in-person reporting in the Red Hook area, which is just 40 minutes from New Paltz. This is an excellent opportunity for our students–it’s not far away, and it’s paid.
The Rosendale Theatre is offering internship positions this fall to help promote this community organization, which includes museum/gallery, theatre as well as event space. Ideal candidates will be able to work at the Main Street, Rosendale location and have skills in video editing, social media video and writing, teamwork, communication, and a willingness to pitch in.
Chronogram Media is seeking editorial interns for 2 days per week (6 credits) for Fall 2022. Read below for details.
For our internship, we require at least 2 days (16 hours) a week of work. The internship can be a mix of onsite at our Kingston and remote. The internship is unsalaried.
Notice Pictures is seeking a digital media production intern for the summer 2022 session (and possibly others for Fall 2022).
Please send resume, cover letter and samples of your work to Serena Acquisto, Production Coordinator, 845-803-1366 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ottaway Seminar this fall is tentatively titled “The Kids’ Story: Telling Stories of American Inequity Through the Lens of Youth.” The professor is Sarah Carr, a contributing editor at the Hechinger Report, former investigative editor at the Boston Globe (focusing on education and equity), and author of Hope Against Hope, for which she embedded in schools in New Orleans to tell the story of students’ and teachers’ experiences after Hurricane Katrina. Continue reading
When you look at your progress report and see you need upper-division electives (300- or 400-level classes), you may wonder where to find these.
Here’s a list of regular electives the Digital Media and Journalism offers, and the frequency we offer them. Note that new courses are featured every once in awhile, so please view the FULL DMJ Schedule of Classes: Continue reading