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Ursula Rothrock
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Internship fair to offer film and media opportunities for students

Tue, 10/15/2013

LAWRENCE — The Department of Film and Media Studies at the University of Kansas will host an internship fair to give students the opportunity to explore the film and media industry.

The internship fair will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, in Oldfather Studios. The fair is open to all KU students. Attendees are encouraged to bring a resume and come ready to engage with employers.

Internships in the field of film and media can provide exposure and insight through practical experience. There will be various types of internship opportunities available, including promotion, publicity, editing, animation, design, gaffing, grip-electric, camera, digital media, motion graphics, directing and producing.

For more information email FMSevents@ku.edu.

The Department of Film and Media Studies is one of four departments in the School of the Arts. 



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