Are you curious about the world around you? Do you have a sense of adventure? Do you want to be on television?
Here is your chance! At Journalism camp you'll learn what it is like to be a real news anchor, in an actual newsroom. Learn how to write, shoot, anchor, and edit a full News Package.
You will work with experienced journalists, media producers, and news directors while developing writing and production skills. You will leave camp with a DVD to showcase your work to family and friends.
Campers will Experience:
Writing for News
Uncovering News Stories/Leads
Conducting Live Interviews
Operating a Camera while utilizing Professional Production Techniques
Editing Video with Avid Software
Camp Director Jennifer Corvino is an instructor of Journalism and Electronic News Gathering at NIU. She is also a freelance photographer and videographer and has produced films, documentaries, and commercial advertisements. Jennifer has worked with organizations such as Nike, the Autism Society of Illinois, and Chain link Fundamentals.
Summer Camp Fees: Residential campers $525 ($575 after June 21, 2013); returning LA&S Academic Summer campers, multiple campers from the same household, or NIU employees are eligible for an additional $25 discount on request.
For more information contact College of Liberal Arts and Sciences External Programming: call 815-753-5200 or e-mail LASEP@niu.edu