Law Day 2014: Learn more about law schools

Posted: September 10, 2014 by joshuasites in Events

Law Day 2014

FRESHMEN through ALUMNI INVITED!!

 

Monday, September 15 — 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

ALUMNI HALL, Indiana UNIVERSITY Memorial UnioN

Sponsored by the Health Professions and Prelaw Center

For more information call us at 812-855-1873 or email hpplc@indiana.edu

 

Talk with Admissions Officers about admissions requirements, your qualifications, employment, specialties, financial aid, and any topic of interest to you. Free and open to the public!

 

124 LAW SCHOOLS plus I-CLEO!!

Information on BEA Scholarships

Posted: September 10, 2014 by joshuasites in Fellowships, Scholarships
Please follow this link go to the BEA website for full details and application materials.

BEA is the professional development association for professors, industry professionals and students involved in teaching and research related to radio, television, and other electronic media. BEA administers fourteen scholarships annually, to honor broadcasters and the electronic media profession. The BEA Two Year Award is for study at member schools offering only freshman and sophomore instruction, or for use at a four-year member school by a graduate of a BEA two-year campus. All other scholarships are awarded to juniors, seniors and graduate students at BEA Member institutions.

Scholarships will be awarded for full-time degree work FOR THE FULL ACADEMIC YEAR. One semester grants are NOT made. Scholarships must be used exclusively for tuition, student fees, university bookstore course purchases, dormitory and related items eligible to be charged to a student’s official campus account. Current scholarship holders are not eligible for reappointment in the year following their award. All scholarships must be applied to study at a campus where at least one department is a BEA institutional member. You can go here to verify if your campus is a member or call 202.429.3935.

CRITERIA FOR SELECTION:
The applicant should be able to show substantial evidence of superior academic performance and potential to be an outstanding electronic media professional. There should be compelling evidence that the applicant possesses high integrity and a well-articulated sense of personal and professional responsibility.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:
Obtain the official application forms from your campus faculty or download them at http://www.beaweb.org. The forms ask for personal and academic data and transcripts, broadcast and other experience, a written statement of goals, and supportive statements from two references, one of which must be an electronic media faculty member.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS:
BY CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON
OCTOBER 14, 2014
NO FAXED OR E-MAILED MATERIAL WILL BE ACCEPTED
To request additional information you may contact:
Broadcast Education Association (BEA)
1771 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036-2891
BEAMemberServices@nab.org or call 202.429.3935

The University tWits sketch comedy group are holding auditions this Wednesday, September 3rd at 7:00 PM in the Walnut room at the Indiana Memorial Union building (IMU). Come out and join one of the most popular comedy groups at IU!

We are looking for comedy writers and actors to audition and be part of this close group of comedians. Absolutely no experience in comedy, writing, or acting is required!

You can view a little of our work on http://www.facebook.com/twitscomedy<;http://www.facebook.com/twitscomedy> and http://www.twitter.com/twitscomedy.<;http://www.twitter.com/twitscomedy.>

For more information, you can email Eli Magers at eamagers@indiana.edu

Positions available are listed below. Please click the links to see the PDF posters for detailed information!

music composer

project manager

video camera operator

video editor

motion graphics designer

graphic designer

event photographer

content writer

Looking for Feature Film Actors and Extras

Posted: August 28, 2014 by telecom in Jobs

*FEATURE FILM: 7 INDIANS (SAAT HINDUSTANI) FILMING ON CAMPUS AT IU IN
OCTOBER 2014. *

ACTORS WITH IMPROV EXPERIENCE!! ($150/DAY)
EMAIL: PHOTO, RESUME

FEATURED EXTRAS: NO LINES, PROMINENTLY SHOWN ($125/DAY)
BACKGROUND EXTRAS: NO LINES ($85/DAY)

FILM IS PRODUCED BY ANIL KAPOOR (HUGE BOLLYWOOD STAR, NOTED IN HOLLYWOOD
FOR SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, MISSION IMPOSSIBLE, 24 – THE TV SHOW)

FILM IS ABOUT 7 INDIANS WHO COME TO AMERICA AND EXPERIENCE FRESHMAN YEAR OF
COLLEGE.

CASTING DIRECTOR: RITA POWERS (OVER 50 FILMS IN BOTH HOLLYWOOD AND
BOLLYWOOD)

*PLEASE EMAIL YOUR PHOTO, FIRST & LAST NAME, CELL PHONE NUMBER & EMAIL
ADDRESS TO BLOOMINGTONACTORS@GMAIL.COM <BLOOMINGTONACTORS@GMAIL.COM> *

State Department Visit – September 2nd and 3rd

Posted: August 27, 2014 by telecom in Events

The Department of State will be visiting IU next week. Please help us distribute the information on 3 events to your advisors and students. I’ve attached the PDF flier Justin created for the General Information session. You will find the description for all events below.

State Department Information Session with Diplomat in Residence, Ambassador Ian Kelly

Tuesday, September 2nd, 6 – 7 PM EST

Career Development Center, 625 N Jordan Ave

Curious how to use your skills and knowledge in an international or global context? Learn about how to enter a career at the State department as a Foreign or Civil Service Officer from our State Department Diplomat-in-Residence, Ambassador Ian Kelly. Ambassador Kelly has had an extensive career that includes tours of duty in Vienna (OSCE), Washington D.C., Brussels (NATO), Ankara, Belgrade, and Moscow. For more on internships and careers with the State Department, visit http://careers.state.gov/.

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion with Diplomat in Residence, Ambassador Ian Kelly, Regarding Current Events in Ukraine

Wednesday, September 3rd, 12 – 1 PM EST

Career Development Center, 625 N Jordan Ave

Interested in discussing the current situation Ukraine? Ambassador Ian Kelly invites you to join him in a brown bag lunch discussion of the region’s current events.

Ian C. Kelly is the Diplomat in Residence for the Midwest, based at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He was most recently (from March 2010 to September 2013) the U.S. Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), in Vienna, Austria. From December 2012 to September 2013, he was concurrently the U.S. Co-Chair of the Minsk Group, the negotiating process set up to resolve the dispute between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the territory of Nagorno Karabakh.

From May 2009 until his appointment as ambassador, he was the Spokesperson for the U.S. Department of State. Ambassador Kelly’s previous assignments include Director of the Office of Russian Affairs in Washington, D.C., Public Affairs Advisor at the U.S. Mission to NATO, Press Attaché at Embassy Rome, Press Attaché at Embassy Ankara,Information Center Director in Belgrade, and Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer in Moscow. He has also had several regional assignments that took him to all fifteen former Soviet republics.

He has studied Italian, Serbo-Croatian and Turkish at the National Foreign Affairs Training Center of the State Department. He also speaks Russian. Prior to joining the Foreign Service, Ambassador Kelly taught Russian at Columbia University, and received his doctorate there in Slavic Languages and Literatures in 1986. He also holds a B.A. from St. Olaf College and a M.A. from Northwestern University.

Employer in Residence: Ambassador Ian Kelly, Department of State

Wednesday, September 3rd, 9 am – 11:30 AM EST

Career Development Center, 625 N Jordan Ave

Speak one-on-one with Diplomat in Residence, Ambassador Ian Kelly, regarding entering a career in the State Department as a Foreign or Civil Service Officer. Register for a time slot on MyJobs at http://ascs.indiana.edu/

You’ll have to complete your profile to register for a time slot. Click on MyJobs à See What’s New à Complete Your Profile

This year the City of Indianapolis government is hosting the Indy Sister Cities Fest – and is looking for photographers and videographers to cover the event.

Following are the event details:

Event: Indy Sister Cities Fest
Time: Sept. 6th, 2014. 12pm-5pm
Location, Georgia Street, Indianapolis, IN
*Transportation to and from Indy provided

Event Description:
The 4th Indy Sister Cities Fest is a festival dedicated towards promoting
Indy as a Global City! The festival has representation from Indy’s eight
international cities from Taiwan, Brazil, Italy, UK, India, Germany, China
and Slovenia and is a festival devoted towards promoting the awareness of a
global Indy to the general public. The event will have world music
performances, dancing, international cuisines, a fun kid’s zone with
international sports and games.

We are looking for 1 photographer and 1 videographer to cover the event for
the day.

Description of Job:
Photographer:
Attend the event from 12-5pm. Take pictures of the event.
Transportation and lunch included. Compensation negotiable.

Videographer:
Attend the event from 12-5pm. Take video footage of the event and compose a short 3 minute video showing the high-lights of the event.  Transportation and lunch included. Compensation negotiable.

Media School Student Team has Part-Time Openings

Posted: August 26, 2014 by telecom in Jobs

Calling all designers, reporters, editors, videographers, photographers and other communications students: The Media School student communications team has several part-time paid positions open to journalism, telecommunications, and communication and culture students.

Pay is $10 per hour, and hours vary widely depending on assignments. All applicants must have previous experience in the areas in which they apply, and they must submit links to online portfolios or other published/posted work.

Deadline to apply for all positions is Aug. 29.

Design specialist:
Duties include designing and producing promotional materials for print and Web, and assisting the director of creative strategy on other projects. The position averages about 15 hours per week.

Required skills include knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, and photography or illustration abilities. Submit a cover letter and link to a portfolio to Laura Pence, journalism’s director of creative strategy.

Reporters:
Duties include covering various beats associated with The Media School’s programs and events, discovering leads to great stories and then using journalistic skills to report and write about them. Must have had internship or student media experience. Hours as needed. To apply, complete the online form. Contact journalism’s digital content manager Gena Asher with questions.

Photojournalist:
Duties include covering events as well as shooting faculty and staff environmental portraits. Must be able to organize, schedule and complete assignments without direct supervision. Must be adept in Photoshop or other visual communication software. Hours as needed. To apply, complete the online form. Contact journalism’s digital content manager Gena Asher with questions.

Videographers:
Videographers must be able to conceive and execute short videos appropriate for use on The Media School website to show students in action, class activities and other school activities. Must be able to organize, schedule and complete assignments without direct supervision. Must be adept in Final Cut Pro or other visual communication software. Hours as needed. To apply, complete the online form. Contact journalism’s digital content manager Gena Asher with questions.

Screencast assistant:
Screencasting and/or video editing assistant to test and film course website tutorials. Must be able to organize, schedule and complete assignments without direct supervision. Hours as needed. To apply, complete the online form. Contact Web developer Andy Koop with questions.

Editing assistant:
The assistant works closely with the Web content editor to compile items for calendars, newsletters and other communications team materials. Must have excellent grammar skills and be able to covert long descriptions of events and activities into concise and tightly written blurbs. To apply, complete the online form. Contact journalism’s digital content manager Gena Asher with questions.

- See more at: http://mediaschool.indiana.edu/news/media-school-student-team-has-part-time-openings/#sthash.IGLOExvO.dpuf

Daily Local News Engineer Internship

Posted: August 20, 2014 by telecom in Internships

The Daily Local News, which airs M-Th, 5:30-6pm, is in need of an
engineer/intern to assist with the production of our live broadcast.

The engineer maintains consistency with audio, cues anchors and plays the
appropriate sound bite when needed. A small portion involves reading brief
announcements, time, weather on air. It would also involve post-production,
including editing audio files using Audacity and posting individual stories
to the WFHB website. The ideal candidates would be available weekdays, from
5-7pm. Work as few as one shift per week. We are looking for multiple
candidates to fill these roles.  Possible internship credit (check with your advisor) and a
great experience for those interested in broadcast careers.

Communications and Marketing Internship!

Posted: August 15, 2014 by telecom in Internships

Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana

Position: Communications and Marketing Intern
SEMESTER: Fall 2014 (Sept. 8- Dec. 10)
REPORTS TO: Special Events and Marketing Coordinator
HOURS/COMPENSATION: 10-12 hours per week, unpaid

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position will work closely with the Special Events & Marketing Coordinator to establish effective and thorough media and print communications. Projects will include the following:

Establishing a strategic social media communications plan for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
1.  A content-driven program focusing on social media visibility
2.  A focus on transparency as well as engagement with Bigs and parents
Updating all social media accounts on a bi-weekly basis
Research the prevalence of other BBBS agencies on Pinterest
Assist with press releases and general PR/Marketing outreach
Assisting with graphic design and BBBS branding (preferred, but not required)
Coordinating and producing the monthly Match E-Newsletter for BBBSSCI Bigs and Littles
Publishing a quarterly feature e-newsletter targeting donors
Assist with mass solicitation outreach and direct mailings
Assist with special events when necessary, including photography and video recording
Assist with day-to-day office management tasks

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidates must possess the following qualifications:

An articulated belief in the mission of BBBS
Strong and effective communication skills

Demonstrated ability to increase productivity and continuously improve methods and approaches.
Extensive knowledge and experience working with different social media platforms
Media communications and marketing experience
Proficient media communication skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop)
Multi-tasking abilities that meet the need of daily variability within a non-profit
Ability to produce high quality work that meets the BBBS national branding requirements
Creative interpretation skills and perseverance

Interested parties should send a cover letter, resume, and 2 references to Brittany Slate, Special Events and Marketing Coordinator, at bslate@bigsindiana.org. Applications will not be accepted after August 22nd. Interviews will be hosted August 25th-29th. Qualified candidate will begin the week of September 8th.

Questions? Call Brittany at (812) 334-2828 x226