2011 IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop

Thursday, November 17 - Friday, November 18, 2011

Dates: November 17th & 18th
Location: New York, NY (midtown conference center)
Application Deadline: Monday, October 17th

Now in its 28th year, the IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop is a two-day workshop that continues to be singled out by human resource professionals as one of the best places to find skilled students and recent graduates for job and internship opportunities. Applicants who are selected to attend the Workshop will:

Learn about opportunities in radio, television, advertising, and digital media while attending a full day of seminars during the Workshop’s first day.
Meet human resource professionals from major media companies at one-one-one meetings during the Workshop’s second day.
Hone networking skills while interacting with a broad range of industry professionals.

COST: Participants attend workshop events free-of-charge. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

NOTE: Students who are accepted are required to attend both the November 17th & 18th sessions. All students will be responsible for their own travel to and from the Workshop.

For more information log on to our website - www.irts.org and follow the link to “College Programs.”

ABC News♦ AMC Networks ♦Arbitron♦ Broadcast Music (BMI)♦ Cablevision♦ CBS News♦ CBS Radio♦ CBS Television Stations♦ Clear Channel♦ Comedy Central♦ Cox Broadcasting♦ Discovery Communications, Inc.♦ Disney-ABC♦ E! Networks ♦ WNET - Thirteen♦ Emmis Broadcasting♦ FOX News Channel♦ Grey Worldwide♦ HBO ♦Infinity Broadcasting Corporation♦ Initiative♦ Katz Media Group, Inc. ♦Lifetime Television ♦Lite-FM, WLTW ♦McCann Erickson ♦MediaCom, a Grey Global Group Company ♦Mindshare♦ MTV Networks♦ National Cable Communications♦ National Public Radio♦ NBCUniversal♦ New York Market Radio (NYMRAD) ♦ New Line Cinema♦ News 12 Networks ♦ Nielsen Company♦ NY1 News / NY1 Noticias♦ OMD♦ Oxygen Media♦ PHD USA♦ Power 105, WWPR♦ Q104.3, WAXQ♦ Scripps Networks ♦ Showtime♦ SIRIUSXM♦ Telemundo♦ Time Warner ♦ Tribune♦ Turner Broadcasting♦ Universal McCann ♦ Univision♦ Univision Radio♦ Viacom♦ WB11/WPIX-TV♦ WBLS♦ WCBS-FM♦ WCBS-TV♦ WINS/WNEW♦ WNBC♦ WOR Radio♦ WXRK, K-Rock♦ Z100, WHTZ♦ ZenithOptimedia

The IRTS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, which brings together the wisdom and power of today’s leaders to train and educate the next generation of media and communication professionals through its many educational programs and diversity initiatives. IRTS programs ensure that our business reaches its highest potential in this exciting digital age.

Requirements - Juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent graduates with outstanding academic records and extra-curricular experience are encouraged to compete for participation in the Workshop.

College Major - You need not be a communications major. IRTS seeks applicants who have demonstrated the skills necessary to succeed in a corporate environment, and/or have shown a sincere interest in communications through experience or extra-curricular activities.

Corporations have a wide range of departments – research, programming, production, news, public relations, sales, marketing, accounting, legal affairs, and creative services. Therefore, they look to hire individuals from many different disciplines.

For details on where and how to apply, log-in to your student Barnard NACElink account via the link: https://barnard-csm.symplicity.com/students Once in NACElink, search by Employer: IRTS Foundation, Job Title:2011 IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop:November 17th & 18th or Job ID #: 5610