Students, ages 13 to 17, are urged to attend the “2-Day Journalism and Media Adventure” coordinated by the Urban Media Foundation (UMF) on July 12-13 at the Church of Scientology Community Center Training Room, 8039 S. Vermont Ave. The event, and an opportunity to win $100 in cash, will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Participants will be introduced to a variety of career opportunities–communications, multimedia, television, radio broadcasting–available in the media today. Speakers will discuss their experiences, new industry trends, diversity needs and education requirements for specific positions. Media professionals, instructors and mentors will share information and answer questions about careers in the media. Refreshments and lunch will be provided. Call (323) 905-1330 to register. Space is limited. Above, are some of the UMF students. Contact the foundation at www.UrbanMediaFoundation.Org or on Facebook.com/UrbanMediaFoundationLA for further information.