Summer Programs

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Here and Now

A Summer Journalism Workshop

Make headlines this summer. Literally.

Attend the Here and Now Summer Journalism Workshop at Baruch and you will hone your skills reporting, writing, and editing a sixteen-page newspaper. Daily guest lecturers from numerous media outlets, including the New York Times, Daily News, and Newsday provide an opportunity for you to meet professionals in the field.

See the news business up-close with field trips to the offices of CNN, ABC, NY1 News, and Reuters. Here and Now will give you the story of working in the news from every angle.

July 14 – August 7, 2008
Monday through Thursday
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Noncredit offering

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a New York City public high school student, entering 11th or 12th grade in September 2008.

Students who apply to the Summer Journalism Workshop will be evaluated based on: high school transcripts, teacher recommendations, writing samples, and stated interest in journalism.

Completion Requirements

  • Attend the mandatory orientation.
  • Students must follow the attendance policy (to be announced).
  • Graded projects, homework assignments, and exams are mandatory.
  • Students must participate fully in all classes and activities.
Metrocards and lunch
vouchers provided

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For more information on this program, please contact Baruch's College Now staff.