Students! Meet with hiring managers at AAJA Chicago’s 2014 resume event

AAJA Chicago’s popular resume critique event is back in time for summer internship application deadlines!

Students are invited to meet with hiring managers from Chicago’s finest news organizations, including Chicago Tribune, CBS2, WBEZ and DNAinfo.com Chicago. Bring your resume, clips and portfolios. Do not forget to bring your laptop if your materials require it.

This event is hosted in partnership with Columbia College Chicago. It is free and open to all journalism students.

DATE: Saturday, Oct 11

TIME: 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

LOCATION: Columbia College, 33 E. Congress in Chicago
*Note: The best entrance will be from the Wabash side of the building. The Journalism department is on the second floor.

RSVP: Students are encouraged to RSVP at this link to secure a 15-minute meeting and to jump ahead of the line: click here.  Walk-ins are also welcome, although there may be a wait.

Melissa Clay is Senior Editor/Designer at Chicago Tribune. She manages a team of features designers. She also serves as technology liaison for the newsroom.

Melissa Clay is Senior Editor/Designer at Chicago Tribune. She manages a team of features designers. She also serves as technology liaison for the newsroom.

Jeff Kiernan is Vice President and News Director of CBS2

Jeff Kiernan is Vice President and News Director of CBS2

Carrie Shepherd is Lead Producer of Morning Shift on WBEZ, Chicago’s NPR station. She’s responsible for the editorial mission of the show which includes deciding the topics and guests to include on the daily show, working with the host to construct the interviews and managing producers and interns.

Carrie Shepherd is Lead Producer of Morning Shift on WBEZ, Chicago’s NPR station. She’s responsible for the editorial mission of the show which includes deciding the topics and guests to include on the daily show, working with the host to construct the interviews and managing producers and interns.

Shamus Toomey is Managing Editor of DNAinfo.com Chicago, overseeing its neighborhood news coverage in Chicago’s many diverse neighborhoods. Toomey came to DNAinfo.com from the Chicago Sun-Times, where he was the assistant managing editor/metro and supervised supervised the team that won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting.

Shamus Toomey is Managing Editor of DNAinfo.com Chicago, overseeing its neighborhood news coverage in Chicago’s many diverse neighborhoods. Toomey came to DNAinfo.com from the Chicago Sun-Times, where he was the assistant managing editor/metro and supervised the team that won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s