Arts, Media & Communications

Are you a storyteller?
Is creative self-expression fundamental to who you are?
Do you want to use your creative, artistic, or social skills to instigate change in the world?

Arts, Media & Communications helps students design meaningful careers in the performing, written, and visual arts, journalism, marketing and advertising, and more.

Summer Internships

Check out some of the amazing things you could do over the summer.

Post-Grad Apprenticeships

Gain industry experience after graduation with a paid apprenticeship or fellowship.

Industry Job + Internship Boards

Search for your next role using industry resources.

Show Your Résumé Some MUCH NEEDED LOVE

When’s the last time you showed your résumé some love?

Take some time to refine your premier document for your job applications to woo your potential employers—just like Cupid could!

It’s time to start thinking about creating a résumé that …

By Sasha Grigorovich
Sasha Grigorovich
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Turning Volunteer Experience into Work Experience

Portrait of kitchen staff in homeless shelter. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Many young people finish college successfully only to find that their resume doesn’t have everything they need to land a job in their field. Although the job market is …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Acting Reels

If you’re trying to get work as an actor in film, TV, or commercials, having a reel is essential. A reel is a 2-3 minute compilation of your best on-camera acting work.

As an undergrad, having professional filmed work might …

By Rachel Edwards Harvith '00
Rachel Edwards Harvith '00 Director, Arts, Media & Communications Career Community
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Firsthand Vault Guides

Vault Guide to Book Publishing Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Theater Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Writing and Editing Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Visual Arts Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Marketing Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Advertising Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

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