Summer Academy Camps

Multimedia Journalism

Media & Communication

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Do you feel passionate about telling true stories that make the news? Come acquire some critical tools needed to become a multi-skilled journalist in this ever-changing digital landscape. Practice the art of interviewing, multimedia reporting, writing, editing, and producing alongside a professional journalist. Explore visual journalism and social media storytelling, and work with your instructor to produce a news website.

Limited need-based financial aid is available. To apply, fill out this financial aid application and write a statement of interest (250 words) explaining why you wish to attend this Summer Media Academy program. You also must include a statement of need (500-word maximum) on why you seek financial assistance, one sample of work and one letter of recommendation. Email the complete packet of information to journalismacademy@uga.edu by March 15, 2024.

Age:

13-17

Course Date:

June 17 – 21, 2024
Monday – Friday

Course Date Info:

9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Address:

UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
See map: Google Maps

Location Info:

Classrooms are located around campus, and students may travel by foot, bus or university vehicle to get to classrooms or other camp activities. More details will be available in the welcome email sent out three weeks before camp begins.

Cost:

Day Camp – $500
Residential Camp – $1175

Course Number:

1793-001

Instructor:
TBD

What you need for camp:
While it is not required, we encourage campers to bring a laptop or tablet to Multimedia Journalism.

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Want to extend the fun beyond 3:30 p.m.?

Select the extended day option during checkout and make camp even better for only $60/week!

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Related Courses

Want to extend the fun beyond 3:30 p.m.?

Select the extended day option during checkout and make camp even better for only $60/week!

Consult the Parent Handbook for additional information