This program takes place June 14-25, 2021. Students will attend live video sessions for 90 minutes each weekday of the 10-day program (11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern); sessions will be recorded and available for replay. Students should expect to work for an additional 90-120 minutes of activities and opportunities outside of the video lessons. In total, participants should be willing to dedicate 3-4 hours a day to participate.
This year’s schedule will be released as speakers and activities are finalized. Below is last year’s schedule, which demonstrates the types of sessions and activities you can expect.
Day 1: Welcome
An introduction to the program tools, schedule, process and participants
On your own: Writing process
Day 2: Defining “the media”
We hear people blame, praise and critique “the media” all the time. This live session will provide a clear and useful definition of “the media” and explain why it’s so