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Journalism Summer Camp for High School Students (virtual)
June 14, 2021 @ 8:00 am - June 18, 2021 @ 5:00 pm EDT
The journalism field is evolving to encompass multiple platforms. In this virtual course, participants will acquire some of the tools needed to become a multi-skilled journalist in this digital age. They will practice the art of interviewing, multimedia reporting, writing, editing and producing. They also will explore visual journalism and social media storytelling. The class will work together with the instructor to produce a news website.
Ages: 14-17 (at the time of camp)
Format: Online, 9 a.m. -3 p.m. EST. However, each course will be a mix of blocks of study, activities, guest speakers, independent work, etc. The complete schedule will be available to registrants three weeks before the start of each camp.
Registration: Registration is now available. There is a max of 20 participants. The fee for the virtual camp week is $390.
Limited need-based financial aid is available. To apply for financial assistance, please fill out this form, and email it to email@example.com by April 30, 2021. In addition to the completed form, include a general interest statement (about 250-300 words), a statement of need (no longer than 500 words), one letter of recommendation and one work sample. Please send all materials together.
For more details and to register, visit: www.georgiacenter.uga.edu/youth/summer-academy/journalism.