OmniLYF Journalism Career Exploration Summer Program
What Is The OmniLYF Career Exploration Program?
The OmniLYF Career Exploration Program is built in order to provide you with real world experience in the careers you are interested in through 2-week mini-internships. Students can try up to 4 of our 16 career options which include various areas of business, engineering, computers, law, and arts.
What Are The Benefits?
The main benefits include getting real world experience so you know if you want to spend the time and money pursuing that particular career path. Other benefits include building your network, increasing the chances of getting into universities/grad schools, getting scholarships, getting future internships, and future jobs all by building your resume in a meaningful way as well as learning how to interview, negotiate, how to be successful in the workplace, and how to be financially literate. Finally, the program is fun!
What Will I Do In The Journalism Career Exploration Summer Program?
Students in the Journalism Career Exploration Summer Program will spend 2-weeks doing real-world projects completed by journalists. Students will write and edit articles and blog posts and write and record podcasts and news segments as they cover current and investigative news stories.
What Do Professionals Do As Journalists?
Professionals in this field tell the stories of others. Whether through print, online, TV, or radio, journalists investigate, collect, and present news stories in a way that will be consumed by and educate their audience.
What Traits Are Good For Journalists?
Those in journalism should be passionate about a particular subject, be effective communicators, able to meet deadlines, be persistent, be patient, be professional, ethical, and have excellent investigative skills.
Examples Of Jobs In Journalism
Social Media Manager
What Other Professions Can I Try?
The OmniLYF Summer Program allows students to try up to 4 of our 16 career options that include accounting, architecture, business consulting, chemical engineering, cinematography, civil engineering, computer aided drafting, computer science, electrical engineering, finance, graphic design, journalism, law, marketing, mechanical engineering, web development.
Program Sign Up
To learn more before signing up, go to the Summer Program or After-School Program pages.
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