Communication

Welcome to the Department of Communication at Geneseo.  We offer a comprehensive curriculum in harmony with the liberal arts mission of the College. Majors may select from three tracks of study in Personal and Professional Communication, Journalism and Media, and Intercultural and Critical Studies. We invite you to explore our webpage and learn more about the opportunities we offer to Communication students.

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New Internships and Other Opportunities

Dr. Jassawalla is hosting an information session about graduate school and the MBA degree. Topics to be discussed include the application process, the GMAT, 4+1 MBA programs, the top fifty MBA programs, and more. Five guest speakers will present who are all Geneseo alumni currently enrolled in graduate school. All interested students are welcome.
Date: March 4, 2015 from 2:30-3:30 pm in Welles 140.

The US-UK Fulbright Commission is pleased to announce that applications are open for the 2015 UK Summer Institutes. There are nine Summer Programmes available for US students in 2015. The Summer Institute will cover the majority of the participant costs, such as round-trip airfare from the US to the UK, tuition and fees at the University, accommodation, and food. For more information, please visit their website.
Deadline: March 5, 2015.

The Western New York College Media Conference 2015 is currently open for registration. The keynote presentation will be by News10NBC's Berkeley Brean, with additional presentations by Buffalo Bills Insider Chris Brown, Director of Newhouse School's Tully Center for Free Speech Roy Gutterman, and Social Media Manager for Rochester WXXI's Juan Vazquez, among others. Registration is accepted until the date of the conference. For information about how to register, view the flyer.
Late Registration: $30, March 1 to March 7, 2015.
Conference Date: March 7, 2015.

USA Today is offering summer internships for college students interested in journalism. Three separate programs will be offered for writing, visual, and study abroad correspondents. Content produced by interns will appear across all USA Today platforms, including mobile and tablet. All programs will run from May 4 to August 21, 2015. Resumes and cover letters are required for all programs, but individual programs may have other application requirements. For more information, please click here.
Application Available: March 16, 2015.
Deadline: March 30, 2015.

Advertising Women of New York is asking students to submit designs for digital artwork advertising the 2015 Advertising Career Conference. Information about the organization and the conference can be found on their website. Submitted artworks should draw students' attention and encourage them to attend the conference; readability should not be ignored. Artwork will accompany email and social media advertisements for the conference. Interested students can submit to Lynn Zalokar.
Deadline: March 31, 2015.

Greater Buffalo Society of Professional Journalists is offering a scholarship opportunity for college juniors or seniors, graduate students, or working journalists committed to a career in journalism. Applicants must express competence in writing, broadcasting, or related journalistic skills, as well as provide evidence of financial need and a letter of recommendation in the student's field of major interest. More information and the application can be found here.
Deadline: April 30, 2015.

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is looking for both general communications and corporate communications interns. Both positions are PAID INTERNSHIPS running from June 1 to August 7, 2015. These are full-time positions located in Rochester, NY; housing and parking are not included. Racial/ethnic minorities, LGBT* students, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply as Excellus is an equal opportunity employer.
General Communications
Corporate Communications

News10NBC will be looking for interns all year long. Any and all students are eligible, but interns must receive college credit for the position. For more information or to apply, email Jason Dusett or call him at (585)-546-0777. There is no deadline for these internship positions.

Still searching for the right fit? Take a look at our internship page or visit KnightJobs for more employment opportunities.