The career fields that comprise the media communications industry serve as a vehicle to convey messages intended to inform, educate, persuade, or entertain the public. These career fields include:

The development of new technologies has influenced the growth of these career fields by introducing new methods of shaping and disseminating information and thereby creating a number of new occupations and specialty areas. These constantly evolving fields remain competitive and demand that new professionals entering the fields are prepared academically and professionally through coursework and hands-on experience gained through internships or extracurricular activities.

Alumni Talk with United Talent Agency (UTA)

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Join UTA’s (United Talent Agency) Partner & Agent in MP Lit, and proud Yale alum, Emerson Davis, for an open discussion about life working at a leading talent agency and gain insight into different career opportunities both within an agency …

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Interested in Product Design? User Experience Society: Fall 2020 Applications are Open!

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User Experience Society is Yale’s community of product designers. Fall 2020 applications are open to current and aspiring designers, technologists, writers, and creators alike interested in learning about design and building real-world projects.

We’re open to applicants of all backgrounds, …

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Common Good & Creative Careers Newsletter – Sign up now!

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If you are interested in getting alerts in your inbox on all things related to Common Good & Creative Careers, you can now sign up for a customized newsletter based on your specific industry interests within Common Good & Creative …

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Community Storytelling, Filmmaking Workshop, and Blended Reality @ CCAM

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The Yale Center for Collaborative Arts & Media (CCAM) has some amazing virtual events coming up the next three days. Drop in on their website and register to participate:

9/16 @ 7pm – CCAM Wednesday Wisdom: Archive Aesthetics and Community Storytelling

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Derek Webster Senior Associate Director for Creative Careers Derek Webster
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Poets & Writers: Writing Contests, Grants & Awards Database

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The Writing Contests, Grants & Awards database includes details about the creative writing contests—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, and more—that have been published in Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. The practices …

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