Break with a Pro

9 and 10 a.m. Friday
Deadline: Oct. 16. Additional $5 fee. Preregistration required.

Kick off your morning with tailored, small-group discussion sessions with journalism professionals in traditional and specialized areas. Media professionals will share information about their work and backgrounds. This career exploration event is an excellent opportunity to meet people working in the field.

Break with a Pro sessions are available for the following career areas: News Writing, Feature Writing, Sports Writing, Opinion Writing, Photojournalism, Magazine Writing, Magazine Art Direction, Infographics, Online Multimedia Production, Broadcast Producing, Broadcast Reporting, Public Relations, Journalism Education, Social Media Director, Advertising, Media Law, Cartooning, Yearbook Representative and Copy Editing.

Students are encouraged to develop questions on career preparation requirements, nature of work, salary level expectations, job availability and how to handle issues as a student journalist.

Registration is first-come, first-served so only those who register online  will be able to sign up.