Mayborn Multimedia High School Workshop
July 21, 2017 - July 27, 2017
University of North Texas Mayborn School of Journalism
Application deadline: April 14, 2017
The Mayborn School of Journalism Multimedia High School Workshop is a week-long residential workshop designed to give students a hands-on experience in storytelling a multimedia world.
The first segment of the workshop will be held at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference where students will meet noted authors and aspiring writers. They will also tweet and write blogs. At the UNT campus in Denton students will be challenged even more and will create a multimedia production by the end of the week.
Eligible students are incoming high school juniors, seniors and seniors who have graduated just prior to the workshop. It is open to Texas residents only. The workshop is fully paid except for transportation to Grapevine and from Denton.
Journalism in July High School Workshop
July 9, 2017 - July 16, 2017
University of Texas, El Paso
El Paso, Texas
Students participating in the Journalism in July Workshop at the University of Texas, El Paso, take their cameras, audio recorders and notebooks to downtown El Paso to get a look at the stories from the heart of the city. The students begin their training on the UTEP campus with lectures and demonstrations on traditional newsgathering and new multimedia skills taught by professors and area news professionals. Then they go into the field to apply their new skills in professional news reporting followed by video editing and web posting.