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Internships and Jobs

At the College of Media, we’ve got your back. We have a full-time director of student careers and opportunities to help you land internships, prepare your resume, answer your career questions and help you succeed. Our alumni work for local and national news outlets and worldwide advertising and PR agencies. And, they return to their alma mater often to help mentor you, the next generation of WVU media alumni.

Having hands-on or professional experience is crucial to being competitive in today’s job market. Let us help you prepare for the world ahead and your future career. Students have interned at: NPR, ESPN, CNN, Ketchum, The White House, Fox News, MTV, CBS Radio, The Washington Post, The Pittsburgh Penguins, the Washington Nationals, the Smithsonian, Politico, the U.S. State Department.

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See Where our Alumni Work

 Rebecca Klado

Rebecca Klado – BSJ, 2015

Account Supervisor at Saatchi & Saatchi 

Brittany Cavanaugh – BSJ, 2014

Associate Producer, ESPN

Alyssa

Alyssa Acquavella – BSJ, 2016

Segment Producer, Good Morning America

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Hannah Cebula – BSJ, 2016 ; current M.S. IMC student

Retail Campaign & Continuity Specialist, Audi of America

Victoria

Victoria Rihl - BSJ, 2014

Senior Social Media Manager, Sesame Street 

Kyle Monroe

Kyle Monroe - BSJ, 2017

Engineer, Game Creek Video

Adam Crowley - BSJ, 2013

Host, iHeart Radio, Pittsburgh

Daniel Dudley - BSJ, 2008

On-Air Personality, Radio Disney

Ryan Decker

Ryan Decker - BSJ, 2018

News and Sports Reporter, WBOY-TV

Mackenzie Mays – BSJ, 2012

Reporter, Politico

Jake Byrne – BSJ, 2017

Senior Social Media Specialist, DISH Network


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Eric Minor, an award-winning television journalist and WVU alumnus, manages the College’s Office of Student Careers and Opportunities. He is your go-to resource for internships and career mentoring. He’ll help you write your résumé, practice interviewing and find the internship of your dreams.

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