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College of Information and Communications

Schedule

MONDAY, May 13

  • 8 – 9 a.m. — Breakfast & Check-in
  • 9 – 9:30 a.m. — Welcome to Digital Media Academy 

MORNING SESSION - SJMC Room 113

  • 9:30 a.m. – Noon — The Digital media Academy – What to Expect
  • Noon – 1 p.m. — Break for Lunch

BREAK FOR LUNCH — Noon to 1 p.m.

AFTERNOON SESSION - SJMC Room 113

  • 1:15 p.m. — Project and Team Assignments
  • 1:30 – 5 p.m. — Using a phone as a video camera

OPENING RECEPTION — 5:30 – 7 p.m. — SJMC Rooftop patio


TUESDAY, MAY 14

  • 8 – 9 a.m.  Breakfast and Check-In - SJMC Atrium/Lobby

MORNING SESSION - SJMC Room 113

  • 9 a.m. – Noon — Putting Together A Story
    Research on Topic

BREAK FOR LUNCH — 12:15 to 1 p.m.

AFTERNOON SESSION - SJMC Room 113    

  • 1:15 p.m.  Instructions
  • 2:30 p.m. — Visit to Chernoff Newman Agency                           

BREAK FOR DINNER — 5:15 p.m.     

Optional Work Session


WEDNESDAY, MAY 15

  • 8 – 9 a.m. — Breakfast and Check-in  SJMC Atrium/Lobby

MORNING SESSION - SJMC Room 113                                   

  • 9 a.m. – Noon — Interviews
    Writing for Digital Media

BREAK FOR LUNCH — 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.   

AFTERNOON SESSION - SJMC Room 113

  • 1:30 – 5 p.m.  Editing Session
    Students work on editing/writing stories

BREAK FOR DINNER/GROUP ACTIVITY/WORK SESSION - 5:15 p.m.


THURSDAY, MAY 16

  • 8 – 9 a.m. — Breakfast and Check-in — SJMC Atrium/Lobby

MORNING SESSION - SJMC Room 113

  • 9:15 a.m. – Noon — Students leave building to shoot stories

BREAK FOR LUNCH — 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

AFTERNOON SESSION  SJMC Room 113

  • 1:30 – 5 p.m.— Guest Speaker
    Students work on editing/writing stories
    Students gather any last-minute video

BREAK FOR DINNER/WORK SESSION — 5:15 p.m. 


FRIDAY, MAY 17

  • 8 – 9 a.m. — Breakfast and Check-in — SJMC Atrium/Lobby

MORNING SESSION - SJMC Room 318   

  • 9:15 – 11:30 a.m.— Students finalize projects, export, & upload   Hull & Walker
  • 11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. — Presentation of video stories in Room 318

AFTERNOON SESSION  SJMC Room 318

  • 12:15 – 12:30 p.m. — Break/Judges Meet
  • 12:35 – 1:45 p.m. — Lunch and Awards Presentation

ADJOURN


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