Category Archives: Spotlight

Announcing the new MFA in Media Arts and Culture at Purchase College

The School of Film & Media Studies at Purchase College, State University of New York, would like to announce the fall 2018 launch of our new interdisciplinary MFA in media arts and culture. Students work collaboratively and individually under the guidance of faculty members who are leaders in the New York City media arts communities. This program offers partnerships with organizations and… Read more »

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Comma Call for Submissions

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“You are here.” This semester, The Comma, FCLC’s literary journal, is asking you, “Where is here?” For this issue, consider any or all of the following themes in any literary or art form (including but not limited to: fiction, nonfiction, poetry, photography, visual art, etc). Already completed work is also more than welcome. Where have you been? Where are you going? What… Read more »

Connect to the NBCUniversal Page Program! Apply for Cohort Opportunities!!!

The NBCUniversal Page Program recruits large classes of recent college graduates in both LA and NY each quarter. We are currently recruiting for our February 2018 cohort, and at the start of 2018, will be recruiting for our May cohort.  If you have students graduating in December, I would strongly advise them to consider applying to the Program now! Our… Read more »

The Casey A. Feldman Award Application is Open!

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The Casey A. Feldman Award This scholarship honors the memory of Casey Feldman, a Fordham senior and award-winning student journalist. Casey died at the age of 21 on July 17, 2009 after being hit by a distracted driver. This scholarship awards $3,000 to a student with financial need working at an unpaid internship in the spring semester. Applicants must be… Read more »

Critical Language Scholarship

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Announcing an exciting opportunity offered by the Department of State’s Critical Language Scholarship, a fully funded, intensive, language and cultural summer immersion program! The fourteen languages offered by the CLS Program are: Arabic Azerbaijani Bangla Chinese Hindi Indonesian Japanese Korean Persian Punjabi Russian Swahili Turkish Urdu Most languages offered by the CLS Program do not require applicants to have any experience studying critical languages. Language… Read more »

Open Position – Assistant Professor, Department of Communication and Media Studies, Fordham University

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES Open Position: Assistant Professor Department of Communication and Media Studies, Fordham University  Fordham University, The Jesuit University of New York, invites applications for a tenure- track Assistant Professor position in its Department of Communication and Media Studies, to start September 1, 2018.  The position will be based at Fordham’s Rose Hill Campus in the… Read more »

McLuhan in New York event – Oct. 13th 7:00-9:00pm – Free event!

From Fall 1967 to Spring 1968, Canadian media theorist Marshall McLuhan spent one academic year in New York City as the Albert Schweitzer Chair of the Humanities at Fordham University, invited by John Culkin S.J. On October 13th, 2017, the Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University, in conjunction with the Book & Media Studies Program at University… Read more »

PITCH NY – Pitch Your Original Film or TV Idea

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PITCH NY — your chance to pitch your original film or TV idea to a real entertainment industry professional! A one-day intensive workshop in NYC, PitchNY is focused on promoting diversity in the entertainment industry both by highlighting diverse content and increasing opportunity for content creators: filmmakers, producers, and writers. Diverse content may include themes of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation,… Read more »

Graphic Design and Social Media Opportunities at Engineers Without Borders

Fordham University Engineers Without Borders is a chapter of the national non-profit organization Engineers Without Borders USA.  Our student chapter provides student membership in EWB-USA at no cost. The hands-on local and international volunteering opportunities are both personally and professionally rewarding.  We have two areas of service: local service of STEM enrichment to grade 3-12 students at CitySquash, an after… Read more »